Lubbock Christian University students reached a milestone Saturday by walking across the stage.
The ceremony for graduate students was Friday at the McDonald Moody Auditorium.
Kristen Vanderplas, a humanities and political science student from lLbbock was selected as the student speaker.
President Tim Perrin introduced the featured speaker, Judge James O. Browning.
Browning serves as a federal judge for the U.S. District court for the district of New Mexico.
There were 193 undergraduate and 49 graduate candidates.