Touro University Nevada celebrates largest spring commencement in campus history

Date: May 09, 2011
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Mandi McCary

LAS VEGAS – More than 300 graduates will cross the stage at the Touro University Nevada spring commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 15 at the Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino. The ceremony will begin at 3 p.m

The institution’s largest spring commencement to date includes graduates in Osteopathic Medicine, Medical Health Sciences, Education, Occupational Therapy and Nursing.

“With needs in health care and education continuing to increase, the Southern Nevada community and other communities across the country will welcome the addition of Touro graduates in the workforce. We are very pleased to celebrate the accomplishments of all of these students and wish them success in their chosen career,” said Senior Provost and CEO Michael Harter, Ph.D. “It is exciting to see an increasing number of students graduate from our programs.”

Touro University Nevada enrolls more than 1,700 students in physician assistant studies, nursing, occupational therapy, education, medical health sciences, physical therapy and osteopathic medicine.