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Hartselle Enquirer

Landers graduates from Montevallo

More than 120 University of Montevallo students received their diplomas at summer commencement Aug. 3.

Rachel Lee Landers of Hartselle received a bachelor of arts degree during commencement exercises.

The commencement speaker was Kevin P. Walsh, founder of the Greater Alabama Council Youth Leadership Development Program.

Following the address, Dr. John W. Stewart III, UM president, conferred degrees upon some 69 candidates for bachelor’s degrees, 41 candidates for master’s degrees and 14 candidates for the educational specialist degree. After students received their diplomas, Jim Methvin, president of the National Alumni Association, inducted graduates into the 21,000-member organization.