This press release was sent in by Alvernia College.
The following local students will graduate from Alvernia University on December 16, 2012:
Dillon Joseph Cole of Royersford, Pa., Montgomery County, is earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Management. Cole studied at the university's Main Campus.
Patricia A. Elisio, RN of Royersford, Pa., Montgomery County, is earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. Elisio studied at the university's Main Campus.
Alvernia's graduation ceremonies include Baccalaureate Mass (10:30 a.m.) and commencement (1 p.m.) both held in the Physical Education Center on Main Campus. Commencement speaker Dr. Melissa Jamula will receive an honorary degree of humane letters before addressing students.
ALVERNIA is a fast growing Franciscan university, grounded in the Catholic and liberal arts traditions, that combines diverse academic opportunities with personal attention and an unmatched commitment to community service. Situated on a scenic 121-acre suburban campus in historic Berks County, Pa., the university supports a rigorous and caring learning community that is home to more than 3,000 students.