Members of Saint Martin’s University’s Extended Learning Division will gather Friday, Feb. 1 to celebrate the graduation of 29 members of its Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) December class of 2012.
The graduation ceremony, which begins at 1 p.m., takes place at the Clover Park Technical College McGavick Conference Center located at 4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW, Lakewood. The event will include remarks by University President Roy F. Heynderickx.
Members of the graduating class include service members from various JBLM organizations as well as family members, members of the National Guard, reservists, veterans and non-military affiliated students. For over 40 years, the Extended Learning Division has provided JBLM students a non-traditional pathway for earning a baccalaureate degree in accounting, business administration, computer science, criminal justice, political science, psychology and special education. The extended learning campuses also offer graduate degrees in education and teaching.