Hundreds of students became graduates of West Virginia Northern Community College, Friday night at Wesbanco Arena.
A total of 450 degrees were awarded, with some graduates earning more than one degree.
Their commencement speaker was Gail Adams who received the Distinguished Alumnus Award. She is the 2015 West Virginia Teacher of the year who began her college career at WVNCC.
Adams began her teaching career at Wheeling Park High School in 2004.