USU-CEU held its 75th commencement Saturday in the Bunnell-Dmitrich Athletic Center.
Gail Miller, wife of the late Larry H. Miller, was the commencement speaker.
вЂњThere is no question that life is about choices,вЂќ Miller said.В вЂњManage your choices and you will manage your life. ItвЂ™s not enough to be good. Be good for something.вЂќ
Miller also received the inaugural Chancellors Medallion, an award representing dedicated service to the college, community and the cause of education.
вЂњThere are hills we must pedal and overcome; we may crash sometimes, but we are always able to get back up and keep riding,вЂќ said Co-Valedictorian Lance Deeter. вЂњFor us, the end of this trail is graduation.вЂќ
Austin Ashcraft received the Val J. Halamadaris Caring Award.
Co-Valedictorian Justin Stout, Student Association President Rachel Ryan, and Salutatorian Elcio Dutra also spoke at the commencement.