Local students graduate from Ashland University

ASHLAND, OH — The following students completed their Ashland University degree requirements and graduated during commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 6.

Katherine Davies of Fredericktown, will receive a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. Davies is majoring in Nursing. Davies is a 2014 graduate of Highland High School. She is the daughter of Kenneth and Patricia Davies of Fredericktown.

Emily Litt of Fredericktown, will receive a Bachelor of Science degree. Litt is majoring in Biology. She is the daughter of Jason and Melissa Rose.

Callan Pugh of Fredericktown, will receive a Bachelor of Arts degree. Pugh is majoring in Digital Media Production and Digital Media Journalism. Pugh is a 2013 graduate of Fredericktown High School. She is the daughter of Vincent Pugh and Sabrina Pugh of Fredericktown. Pugh is graduating with Magna Cum Laude and Gamma Kappa Alpha honors.

Courtney Wade of Fredericktown, will receive a Bachelor of Science degree. Wade is majoring in Geology. Wade is graduating with Magna Cum Laude honors.

Ashland University, ranked in the top tier of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2017, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) deeply values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.