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Dozens of adult men and women are working hard to finish classwork and testing so they can take part in a GED/HSED Graduation later this month.
The participants in the GED/HSED program at the Social Development Commission are completing work so they can participate in Graduation Ceremonies held Friday, May 22nd.
The celebration will be held at 1:00 pm at the National Guard Armory located at 4108 N. Richards Street in Milwaukee.
The graduates will be cheered on by family and friends as they mark a major achievement in their lives.
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More than 100 adult men and women walked across the stage to receive their GED/HSED diplomas in graduation ceremonies held in their honor.
The graduates from the Social Development Commission (SDC) program, in doing so, took a big step towards a new and brighter future.
103 adults who went back to the classroom at SDC to earn their high school diplomas were enthusiastically congratulated and cheered by family and friends.
They overcame the demands of challenges like jobs, health and family to complete the coursework and testing to reach graduation day.
SDC CEO George …
More than 2,200 students who earned degrees from the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee at the end of the summer or fall semester took part in commencement ceremonies Dec. 19 at the U.S. Cellular arena.
Those students had wide variety of experiences at UWM that broadened their perspective and helped them move into diverse careers after graduation.
Just a few examples of UWM’s outstanding December graduates:
Travon Haase, who earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration while also pursuing his passion for dance and volunteering for Big Brothers/Big Sisters all through college.
Rob Bullock, who …
56 Milwaukee area residents are celebrating a big accomplishment… going back to school to earn their high school diploma. The adult students were honored at graduation ceremonies for successfully completing coursework and testing with the Social Development Commission GED/HSED program.
Tia Gray told her fellow graduates she knows they had struggled like her with taking tests but credited the support of program staff as well as family and friends for helping her get through. She said she plans to go on to college and get a degree in social work. Fellow …
With so many negative stories of African American males in Milwaukee, Eugene Emmanuel Nelson Jr, a 45 year old African American male, truly has a remarkable story of positivity and beating all odds. At age 42, Eugene returned back to school after a lengthy incarceration. He set out to prove that second chances are deserving.
Because of his drive to succeed, proven abilities, and impressive academic achievements, Eugene graduated last Sunday, December 19 from UW-Milwaukee with a degree in Sociology and a minor in History. Additionally, he has a list of …