MCC grads ready to pursue their dreams

May 26—MANCHESTER — Nearly 650 people ages 17 to 75 were covered in blue Thursday as they received their degrees from Manchester Community College.

As each graduate made their way to the Bicentennial Band Shell on campus, loved ones jumped up and down celebrating their accomplishments.

"The commitment and sacrifices you made and your families made to better your future should be acknowledged and celebrated," commencement speaker Spencer Garret said.

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Collin covers South Windsor, East Windsor and Windsor for the Journal Inquirer.