Fall Commencement at Sul Ross-Rio Grande College

Tracy King delivers the commencement address at the Rio Grande College ceremony.

Tracy King delivered the commencement address at the Sul Ross-Rio Grande College ceremony held Dec. 14, 2013.—Laura Nelson photo

By Laura Nelson

Friends and relatives filled the Uvalde High School auditorium on Sat., Dec. 14 to celebrate Sul Ross-Rio Grande College summer and fall graduates from the Del Rio, Eagle Pass and Uvalde campuses who crossed the stage during the fall 2013 commencement ceremony.

Dr. Paul Sorrels, Vice Provost/Dean of RGC served as host and Dr. Quint C. Thurman, Interim President of Sul Ross State University, welcomed the guests. Texas House member Tracy O. King, currently serving his 8th term in District 80, delivered the commencement address.

Twenty-one students received master’s degrees and 64 earned bachelor’s degrees. A complete list may be found on the website at http://www.sulross.edu/page/2649/sr-rgc-forms-and-downloads or under Rio Grande College on the Forms and Downloads page at www.sulross.edu.