BURLINGTON, Vt. — Some 2,552 students were awarded a variety of bachelor's degrees during the University of Vermont's 209th commencement ceremonies on May 20, 2012. There were some 536 advanced degrees and certificates awarded by the UVM Graduate College and approximately 114 women and men took the oath of Hippocrates following the awarding of their M.D. degrees at ceremonies of the UVM College of Medicine. A list of local students and the degree earned by each follows:
• Sean T. Donovan of Redstone, received a bachelor of science in environmental studies.
• Lindsay A. Watkins of Glen, received a master of science in plant biology.
• Samuel R. Wilson of Sanbornville, received a bachelor of science in natural resources.
• Nicolaus B. Fox of Fryeburg, Maine, received a bachelor of arts in English.