Bellarmine University held its spring commencement exercises at the Owsley B. Frazier Stadium on the school’s campus May 13. The university conferred 520 undergraduate and 116 graduate degrees, making it the largest commencement in Bellarmine’s history. These new graduates will join an alumni community of more than 23,000, according to an announcemement from the school. Earlier this year, Bellarmine appointed its first female president, Dr. Susan M. Donovan, who takes office this summer.
Graduates from Bellarmine’s doctor of physical therapy program, below, from left, Cynthia Brown, Emily Buckingham and Taylor Carta looked at the commencement program and chatted as they waited for the ceremony to begin. (Record Photos by Ruby Thomas)