Students from Buckeye, Glendale and Goodyear were among the more than 7,000 students representing all 50 states and 73 countries who earned degrees as part of Oregon State University’s class of 2020.
While Oregon State’s traditional commencement ceremonies were postponed in keeping with the university’s measures to help reduce the risk and spread of COVID-19, the graduating students are being celebrated this month online.
To watch celebratory messages and learn more about the Oregon State class of 2020, visit https://commencement.oregonstate.edu/.
This year’s class includes 7,181 total graduates earning 7,452 degrees, with 267 people earning double degrees and two receiving three degrees. With this year’s graduates, Oregon State has now awarded 265,147 degrees in the university’s history.
Local students graduating this June from Oregon State include:
Buckeye: Zachary J. Blowers, bachelor of science, civil engineering;
Glendale: Kevin M. Caldwell, bachelor of science, sociology; Taylor H. Rohde, bachelor of science, economics; and
Goodyear: Sarah F. Anderson, bachelor of science, cum laude, animal sciences; and Chad Fingerson, bachelor of science, computer science.