After a challenging year of study, practical nursing graduates celebrated with staff, family and friends as they received their certificates. Spring graduation ceremonies were held at South Tech on March 10, 2017 for the MET Center campus and April 14, 2017 for the South Tech campus. Valedictorians included LeKesha Chapman (Wellston campus) and Jennifer Rogers (South campus). The Leadership awards, which are selected by students, were presented to Mariona Dyson (Wellston campus); Jennifer Rogers and Mark Wolf (South campus). Winfred Njogu (Wellston campus) received an award for perfect attendance. Presiding over ceremonies was Ms. Kim Rau, Program Coordinator. Also in attendance, Dr. Paul Bauer, SSD Associate Superintendent and Mr. Dennis Mix, Director, Department of Adult Education.