Congratulations to the Savannah State University and University of Phoenix 2012 Graduates.
Savannah State University held their 181st graduation ceremony on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Tiger Arena. Mayor Edna Jackson was the keynote speaker. Dr. Cheryl D. Dozier, President of SSU presented the Richard R. Wright Award of Excellence and President’s Second Mile Award.
University of Phoenix held their 2012 commencement Ceremony on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center. Anthony Robles, a three-time all American wrestler who won the 2010-2011 NCAA individual wrestling championship in the 125-lb. weight class despite being born with only one leg was the commencement speaker. There were approximately 500 graduates in the 2012 class.