Scottsdale student graduates from Union College in Lincoln, Neb.

Elisabeth Kathryn LaCourt of Scottsdale graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education during the Union College commencement ceremonies on May 10. Union College awarded 212 degrees to 201 students.

Elisabeth LaCourt graduated with the honors designation of Summa Cum Laude (those with a GPA of 3.9-4.0).

Union College offers active learning in a Christian atmosphere where students are empowered to lead.

Founded in 1891 by the Seventh-day Adventist church, Union is an accredited college and member of the Nebraska Independent College Foundation. Union enrolls 886 students from 46 states and 29 countries.

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