Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Special Services Occupational Training program graduates let off some last-minute steam before commencement ceremonies, Thursday. (Mark Wilson Photo)
More than 70 Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell students with disabilities graduated Thursday afternoon with their forest green graduation caps in the air and certificates of Occupational Training in hand.
â€œWe did it,â€ Cassandra Davis, one of three student speakers, told her classmates during the ceremony at the Performing Arts Center. â€œToday is not a goodbye to ourÂ friends, but hello to another chapter in our lives.â€
The ceremony marked the 25th graduating class of the Special Services Occupational Training program at ENMU-R that teaches students who are disabled skills necessary in the work force and helps them be able to Login to read more