GREENVILLE, NC (WNCT) – Hundreds of students in the east are graduating this week.
In Pitt County, ECU’s Minges Coliseum held three ceremonies on Friday. The gym was filled with a host of proud parents and dozens of happy graduates.
Two J.H. Rose seniors are off to Chapel Hill both on full rides. They say they’re excited about the future.
“Bigger community of intellectuals just people like bouncing off crazy ideas and trying to make them happen,” Rose graduate Tyla Gomez said. “I don’t know I’m just really interested in the open mindset of it all.”
Rose graduate Reuben Chemmanam said, “I hope to set out and achieve whatever I want to do, and I hope that I’m successful and can share those successes with those I love.”
A number of graduations are Friday, including West Craven and New Bern.