WILKES-BARRE, PA - Ebiaredo Alofe of Union received the Master of Science in Nursing degree with a major in Nursing at Wilkes University's winter commencement ceremony on January 19. The University awarded 302 bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at the event which was held in the Arnaud C. Marts Center, 274 South Franklin St. in Wilkes-Barre.

Wilkes interim President Paul S. Adams presided at the event. The commencement address was delivered by Paul Riggs, dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the University. Kristin Donati, who received her master of business administration degree at the ceremony, was the student speaker. Donati is associate director of graduate enrollment at Wilkes University.