The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing held its 2016 commencement May 21 at the beautiful Plaza Theatre in downtown El Paso. The 27 graduates all received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and many of the 46 nurses who participated in the December 2015 pinning ceremony took part in Saturday’s commencement. Most intend to stay and practice in El Paso or continue their education to earn higher degrees. Numerous friends, family members and loved ones were on-hand to celebrate the accomplishment of their graduate.
To date, TTUHSC El Paso has played an integral role in a total of 250 nurses earning their health care degrees.
Photos by Raul De La Cruz.