Local students receive degrees from FHU
Posted: Wednesday, January 19, 2011 12:02 am
Mandy Mansfield of Dresden, and Michael Phillips, of Martin, were among the 127 students receiving degrees from Freed-Hardeman University in winter commencement ceremonies Dec. 17.
Mansfield graduated Summa Cum Laude with a bachelor of business administation, accounting and Phillips graduated with a bachelor of business administration, marketing.
Held in FHU’s Loyd Auditorium, the ceremony honored 79 students receiving bachelor’s degrees and 48 who were awarded master’s or specialist’s degrees. Degrees were conferred by FHU President Joe Wiley. The university’s Office of Alumni Relations hosted a reception for graduates and their families following commencement exercises.