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Animal Sciences Awards 110 Undergraduate and Seven Graduate Degrees During Record Setting Commencement

The Department of Animal Sciences awarded 110 Undergraduate and seven Graduate degrees as part of the largest graduating class in The Ohio State University history. The 2017 University graduating class size of about 11,500 students surpassed the previous records of 11,235 set in 2016 and 11,040 set in 2015.

The following Animal Sciences Graduate Students were awarded degrees:


  • Chris Okonkwo


  • Brady Campbell
  • Mahesh KC
  • Caitlyn Mullins
  • Allison Pullin
  • Garth Ruff


  • Karli Feicht

The ceremony was held on Sunday, May 7 in Ohio Stadium. Ohio State President Michael V. Drake presided, and the commencement address was given by Abigail Wexner, community leader, philanthropist and university trustee.