Morehead State University honored more than 1,000 graduates at the 2021 Spring Commencement on May 8, 2021.
To maximize health and safety, guests were limited and separate ceremonies were held for graduates of the Caudill College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; the Elmer R. Smith College of Business and Technology, and the Ernst and Sara Lane Volgenau College of Education; and the College of Science.
Elizabeth Gayle LaBreche (Class of 2021) of Morehead served as the commencement speaker representing the College of Science. She is the daughter of Marvin and Rebecca Hereford and the wife of Clay LaBreche (Class of 2019). She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics.
LaBreche plans to enroll in graduate school to study epidemiology and pursue a career in public health.
Georgia Cali Clark (Class of 2021) of Princeton served as commencement speaker representing the Caudill College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. She is the daughter of Patrick and Jenny Clark. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science, neuroscience area and major in Spanish.
Clark was recently offered an annual $10,000 scholarship to attend the University of Kentucky (UK) School of Medicine. After completing medical school at UK, Clark plans to pursue a career as a neurologist.
Zackary Highley (Class of 2021) of Owingsville served as commencement speaker representing the Elmer R. Smith College of Business and Technology. His parents are Mindy (Class of 1991, 1993) and Jeff Highley (Class of 1993). He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing with minors in social media and public relations and event planning.
Highley plans to continue his education at MSU and earn a Master of Business Administration with a goal to pursue a career in branding, consumer engagement and social media.
To view the commencement program, videos and for more information, visit www.moreheadstate.edu/graduation.