Penn College graduation set for Dec. 17

WILLIAMSPORT — A commencement ceremony will be held Saturday, Dec. 17, at the Community Arts Center in Williamsport for the nearly 300 Pennsylvania College of Technology students who have petitioned to graduate after the Fall 2016 semester.

The student speaker for the ceremony, which begins at 11 a.m., will be Caleb E. Cartmell of Honesdale, who will receive an Associate of Applied Science in automotive technology. Cartmell will also be presented with the President’s Award for leadership and service to the college. He returns in Spring 2017 to pursue a bachelor’s degree in automotive technology management.

Cartmell is executive vice president of the Student Government Association and was SGA Senator of the Year for 2015-16. He is a current member and formerly served on the executive board of the Penn College Motorsports Association student organization. He is a member of Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ) and serves as a Connections (student orientation) Link.

Penn College President Davie Jane Gilmour will be joined by state Sen. Gene Yaw, who also serves as chairman of the Penn College Board of Directors, as she confers degrees and certificates upon the graduates. She will also present an Alumni Achievement Award.

For more information about commencement, visit www.pct.edu/commencement.

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