North Arkansas College held their Commencement Exercises Saturday at Pioneer Pavilion. The event began at 10 am. Scott Bull, CEO of PACE Industries, gave the commencement address. The Invocation was given by graduate Jaclyn Goodall. The student address by graduates Alexi Diaz and Harley Croll. The Board of Trustees award went to Bill Blevins- who retired from the North Arkansas College after 30 1/2 years as the Heavy Equipment Instructor back in 1999. Don Tomlinson presented the award. The Presidential Citation went to Jane Adair- a retired Teacher and former Northark Board member. She was absent due to a previous commitment and Dr. Randy Esters accepted the award on her behalf. Bill Lovell, the Board Chairman, presented the degrees to the graduates.