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December 01, 2015

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This is the UH Hilo report. News about people, events and programs at the University of Hawai'i at Hilo.

A group of students will be marking personal educational milestones when they receive their degrees at this year’s fall commencement. A total of 290 students have petitioned for a variety of degrees and/or certificates from the various colleges. The class includes 9 students, who are candidates for various post-graduate degrees or other honors.

Addressing the graduates as this year’s keynote speaker will be Sherry Menor-McNamara, the youngest and first female President and Chief Executive Officer of the Chamber of Commerce of Hawai’i. Zachary Tman, an Anthropology and Cell and Molecular Biology major, who is also pursuing a minor in Chemistry, will represent the graduating class as student speaker.

Fall commencement takes place on Saturday, December 19th at 9:00 a.m. at Vulcans’ Gym. For more news about the University, visit That’s the UH Hilo Report. I’m Ken Hupp.

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