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Photos: Western Connecticut State University Commencement 2019

May 19, 2019

Western Connecticut State University held its 121st commencement ceremony Sunday at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport.

About 1,100 students graduated as part of the Danbury-based university’s Class of 2019, with the majority obtaining their degrees in person at Sunday’s ceremony.

Newtown resident Kendyl Harmeling was chosen as commencement speaker.

Graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in history and a philosophy minor, Harmeling has earned a full scholarship to study in the Master of Arts in English program at the University of Louisville, where her concentration will be rhetoric and composition.

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