Russell women earn degrees from Rockhurst
Published on -7/15/2012, 12:33 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Rockhurst University awarded more than 750 degrees at its 92nd annual commencement ceremony May 12 at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo.
The following students were candidates for degrees:
Kelli Ogle, bachelor of arts, English, political science, and Brooke Stoppel, doctor of physical therapy. Both are from Russell.
Rockhurst University is one of 28 Catholic, Jesuit universities in the United States. It seeks to challenge students while providing a supportive environment for intellectual and personal growth. U.S. News & World Report consistently names Rockhurst among the top Midwest Master's Universities. Rockhurst is the only institution in the Kansas City area to have earned the community engagement classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.