Southern Oregon University confers more than 1300 degrees on students during Saturday's 93rd Commencement at Raider Stadium in Ashland.
Sarah Norton sports her love for nature while receiving a masters degree in environmental education. Photo by Denise Baratta
Southern Oregon University graduaes celebrate during the school's 93rd Commencement Saturday in Ashland. More than 1300 students received degrees and were honored by speaker Kamilah Long of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival who encouraged them to "Step Into The Light." Photo by Denise Baratta
A Southern oregon University graduate waves to members of a crowd of thousands gathered Saturday at Raider Stadium in Ashland for the 93rd Commencement. More than 1,300 graduated received degrees. Photo by Denise Baratta
Students cast long shadows in the early morning sun as they wave to members of the crowd during the processional part of graduation at Southern Oregon University. Photo by Denise Baratta
A graduate expresses her opinion on the back of her graduation cap Saturay during commencement at Southern Oregon University. Photo by Denise Baratta