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Thousands of students earn college diplomas

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - After a lot of hard work and dedication thousands of students graduated college.

Saturday commencement ceremonies were held for University of Louisville and Bellarmine University students.

UofL's ceremony was held at the KFC Yum! Center, while Bellarmine's took place on the university's campus in Knight Hall.

During UofL's graduation several speakers highlighted the successes of the men's and women's basketball teams in the NCAA tournament, as well as the Sugar Bowl winning football team.

More than 2,700 students graduated from UofL this semester.

Bellamine's 60th annual spring commencement featured an address by Major Kenny Lynn Harry man, a Bellarmine alum who received a bronze star for her service in Afghanistan.

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