Ritter-Roberts among nearly 400 Piedmont University graduates

DEMOREST, Georgia — Nearly 400 students graduated from Piedmont University on May 6.

Undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies were held in the Johnny Mize Athletic Center & Museum on the Demorest campus.

There were 381 graduates, including Chandler Ritter-Roberts of Kelseyville, California.

The graduates represented 11 states, including Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.

Degrees being conferred included the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Arts in Teaching, Education Specialist, and Doctor of Education.

Piedmont University’s 300-acre residential campus is nestled in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains.

Founded in 1897, Piedmont is a comprehensive liberal arts institution offering a variety of career-oriented majors in the arts and sciences, business, education and nursing.