Rites of Passage celebrated

Dec 26, 2019

Credit Morehead State University

Morehead State University’s Office of Student Activities sponsored its 37th Rites of Passage recognition ceremony on Friday, Dec. 13, in the Adron Doran University Center (ADUC) Ballrooms.   

The purpose of the ceremony was to recognize and celebrate the academic achievement of minority and international students at MSU. Each student will receive a certificate, a gift and a special Kente stole.   

Fall graduates who participated in the ceremony were:   

Front row, left to right:

Emelyn Wells, Salt Lick 

Shawntasia Butler, Clearfield  

Kiana Gilbert, Louisville

Payne Rochelle, Louisville   

K'sha Stoner, Louisville 

Darianne Seward, Columbus, Ohio

​Back row, left to right

Allison Hull, Berea    

Sydnee Bradley, Louisville    

David Devaughn, Cincinnati, Ohio  

Eulaun Beasley, Lexington   

Additional information about the ceremony is available by calling Shannon Colvin, associate director for student activities, at 606-783-2071 or emailing s.colvin@moreheadstate.edu.