UW-Bothell celebrates its 10,000th graduate
July 8, 2011 · 11:34 AM
The University of Washington, Bothell's 2011 commencement marked a milestone in the university’s history as the school awarded its 10,000th degree to student Hilary U.
U graduated with a bachelor of arts in interdisciplinary studies with a focus on culture, literature and the arts. While studying at UW-Bothell, U also found time to work at the university’s writing center and as a student assistant in the office of advancement and external relations.
“I’m so grateful for all the opportunities I had at UW-Bothell,” says U. “It was an excellent learning environment and I’m proud to be the recipient of the 10,000th degree.”
U was involved in numerous extracurricular activities. Of note, she served as a cabinet member in the National Youth Advisory Cabinet for Campfire USA and served as president of the Family Career Community Leaders of America. U now works for the University of Washington as an advancement-services officer in regional giving.