The Division of Clinical Laboratory Science celebrated its graduates on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at the Louis Round Wilson Library immediately following University commencement exercises. Drs. Susan Beck and Stephen R. Hooper addressed graduates, encouraging them to be proud of their accomplishments and what they will contribute to health care.

The program featured recognition of award recipients and the senior class campaign presentation. The CLS Class of 2018 pledged and made gifts totaling $4,125.00 to the CLS Advancement Fund over the next five years. Dr. Beck recognized CLS Service Society members for their work to promote the profession and serve the community while students in the program. The 2018 Outstanding Senior, Neil Patel, was recognized for his communication skills, knowledge, work ethic, preparation for rotations and willing to help others.