Local Students Earn Degrees From CMU


Central Methodist University celebrated its Spring 2024 commencement on May 11 in Puckett Fieldhouse on the Fayette campus. CMU alumnus Dr. David Kerr ‘67 gave the commencement address as a packed house of family, friends, faculty, staff, and other guests celebrated the graduates. Students were recognized for earning degrees at the master’s, bachelor’s, and associate’s levels.
The following local students were among those on the program at commencement:
Abigail Ruth Hicks of Clinton - Bachelor of Science in Nursing Cum Laude, nursing
Lilian M. Patterson of Creighton - Bachelor of Science Magna Cum Laude, exercise science
Cheyenne Nichole Withrich of Leeton - Bachelor of Science, educational studies.