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Over 80 Students Earned GED This Year

May 01, 2013

The Adult Education Department at Western Nebraska Community College is pleased to announce this year's annual GED Graduation Ceremony will be held on Friday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m. in the John N. Harms Advanced Technology Center on the Scottsbluff Campus.  Twenty-four graduates are expected to participate.  From April 2012 to April 2013, more than 80 students completed their GED requirements and became eligible to attend graduation.  This total includes students from the counties of Cheyenne, Dawes, Kimball, Morrill, Scotts Bluff, and Sheridan.

Marilyn Dodge, the chief GED examiner and director of educational outreach, will award the certificates.  WNCC President Dr. Todd Holcomb will address the graduates, their families and friends.  Administration representatives will be present to honor the graduates and participate in the ceremony.  Graduates will also receive a Congressional High School Graduation Certificate from Congressman Adrian Smith.

Following the ceremony, a reception will be held at the same location for the graduates, family, and friends.  The public is invited to attend this special ceremony and reception.  Please park in the east and north parking lots and enter through the east double doors.

Students who will receive certificates of completion include: Shelby Luz Baldwin, Jennifer Bianco, Joshua Brown, Karissa Joyce Coe, Joshua Escamilla, Mario Garza, Jr., Jazmin Marie Harris, Vicente Hernandez, Mick Lynn Keenan, Christopher L. Keller, Kai-Blayne Konruff, Krystal Marie Lockman, Taylor Nicole McDaniel, Jazmin M. Molina, Cody James Murray, Anastasia A. Red Bear, Mailen Magali Sbatella, Keith Shannon, Carol E. Shelton, Katheryn Elizabeth Trook, Evelyn I. Weinmeister, and Thomas Darrell Winn.

For more information, contact Dodge at or 308.635.6769.