Colleges and Universities

Local Students Earn Degrees from Bridgewater College

BRIDGEWATER, Va., May 15, 2019 - As Bridgewater College's 400 graduates and their families celebrated on Saturday, May 4, speaker R. Mark Laursen, clinical associate professor in Boston University's Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Services as well as director of Athletic Training Services, urged the graduates to determine what makes them come alive, and then to pursue that passion.

For the first time, Bridgewater College graduated master's students, with six graduates earning master of science in athletic training degrees from the college.

Of Saturday's graduates, 151 earned bachelor of arts degrees and 165 earned bachelor of science degrees. Seventy-eight...