Jamal Meekins, 22, right, a psychology major from Surry County, walks with fellow graduates during the procession Sunday at Virginia State University’s commencement in Rogers Stadium for the classes of 2020 and 2021. Mr. Meekins, who earned his degree this spring, will begin nursing school next week.
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VSU recognizes 700 grads in first in-person commencement since 2019
It was a day of celebration last Sunday at Virginia State University, as three classes of graduates marched and were recognized during the first in-person commencement held at the university since 2019 because of the pandemic.