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Penn State York Commencement set for Dec. 21

Todd Platts
The Honorable Todd Russell Platts is the commencement speaker on Dec. 21 at Penn State York.
12/6/2012 —

Penn State York is celebrating its 12th annual fall commencement on Friday, Dec. 21 at 6 p.m. in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) at the campus. The Honorable Todd Russell Platts, a member of the United States Congress, representing the 19th District of Pennsylvania, is the commencement speaker.
For those who cannot attend the event, Penn State York’s commencement can be viewed on Comcast cable channel 18 or streaming live on the campus website.

Congressman Platts was sworn in as a member of the House of Representatives in January 2001, and he serves the residents of Adams, Cumberland, and York Counties. In January 2012, Congressman Platts announced his plan to retire from Congress at the end of the 112th Congress, which ends on January 3, 2013. View his bio.

The campus will award associate, baccalaureate, and master's degrees during the program. The ceremony is free and open to the public.

In addition to hearing from Platts, the top associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degree graduates will also say a few words. A number of former Penn State York students who completed their degree work at another campus of Penn State will return to their home campus, York, to receive their degrees during the ceremony.

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