University of Southern Maine celebrates 137th commencement
PORTLAND (WGME) -- The University of Southern Maine celebrated its 137th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday morning at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland.
More than 900 students took part in the morning ceremony, which began at 9 a.m.
Award-winning journalist David Brancaccio delivered the keynote address and received an honorary degree.
Also receiving an honorary degree was Mary L. Bonauto, the civil rights project director at GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders.