JACKSONVILLE, AL (05/15/2019)– Deandrea J. Stowe of Loganville, GA, has graduated with a Exercise Science/Wellness degree from Jacksonville State University. Stowe was among the 774 students honored at commencement on May 3, 2019.
For the first time, new university provost Dr. Christie Shelton served as mistress of ceremonies. Emily Manasco – who was among the first to receive a bachelor’s in respiratory therapy from JSU this spring – served as the student commencement speaker. FedEx executive and JSU alumna Cheryl L. Bevelle-Orange (BS, Computer & Information Systems and Marketing, 1990) provided the keynote address. The bell ringer was Reyna Ramirez, who graduated with a bachelor’s in nursing.
About Jacksonville State University: Founded in 1883 as a state teachers college, Jacksonville State University has grown from humble beginnings into the Alabama regional university with the highest percentage of accredited programs. Located in the Appalachian foothills midway between Birmingham and Atlanta, JSU offers more than 150 courses of study, including over 40 online programs, at the undergraduate and graduate level. To learn more, visit www.jsu.edu, call 1-800-231-JAX1 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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