Mary Hanna Graduates from University of Nebraska-Lincoln

 05/17/2017 - 00:48

LINCOLN, NE (05/09/2017)-- Mary Elizabeth Hanna of Saline was among more than 3,000 graduates who received degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln during commencement exercises May 5-6.

Hanna earned a Bachelor of Journalism from the College of Journalism and Mass Communications.

Helen Raikes, Willa Cather Professor of Child, Youth and Family Studies at Nebraska, delivered the address at the graduate and professional degrees ceremony May 5. Ev Williams, co-founder and former CEO of Twitter and founder and CEO of Medium, gave the address at the undergraduate commencement May 6. Preeta Bansal, president of Social Emergence Corp. and lecturer in the MIT Media Lab, addressed the law graduates May 6.

The graduates are from 52 countries, 42 states and over 250 Nebraska communities. For the complete list of graduates, visit

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