The Class of 2013 graduated on Tuesday evening, June 4 in front of family and friends at the Franklin & Marshall College Alumni Sports & Fitness Center with hundreds more watching the live webcast. 381 graduates were presented with their diplomas and recognized for their achievements by Penn Manor High School principal Dr. Philip Gale. Senior Kelsey Fulton welcomed everyone to the commencement. Valedictorian Lake Heckaman and Salutatorian Jillian Heckman gave inspiring speeches to their fellow graduates. Class President Alex Quinn passed the torch to Alissa Herr, president of the Class of 2014. Lindamarie Olson wrapped up the farewell address. Congratulations and Best Wishes to the Class of 2013.
Approximately 550 online participants viewed the live 2013 Commencement Webcast. DVDs of the 2013 Commencement will be available at http://penguinproductionsllc.com/id18.html. DVDs of the 2012 and 2011 commencement are also available.
Transcript of commencement speeches: