The following area students were among 1,295 students graduating from the University of Mary Washington. U.S. Rep. Bob Filner (D-Calif.) delivered the commencement address for master’s candidates on Friday, May 6 and Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) gave the undergraduate commencement address on Saturday, May 7.
John F. Rowley, a resident of Purcellville, Va., graduated with a B.A. degree in history.
Jonathan F. Houchens, a resident of Round Hill, Va., graduated with a B.S degree in computer science.
Erin N. Manning, a resident of Round Hill, Va., graduated with a B.S degree in geology and religion.
Christy M. Tyrrell, a resident of Lovettsville, Va., graduated with a B.S degree in psychology.
Sahng G. Shim, a resident of Bluemont, Va., graduated with distinction with a BLS degree in English.
The university awarded 77 master of business administration degrees, 134 master of education degrees, 12 master of science in management information systems degrees, 29 master of science in elementary education degrees, 450 bachelor of arts degrees, 42 bachelor of liberal studies degrees, 92 bachelor of professional studies degrees and 459 bachelor of science degrees. three graduates received both the MBA and the MSMIS in a dual-degree program.