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Hannah Gay addresses graduates at WCU

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Friends, family and distinguished guests gathered at William Carey University for one of four weekend graduation ceremonies Saturday morning, where a notable doctor was awarded an honorary degree.

Dr. Hannah Gay, widely known for the treatment of a new-born infected with HIV, which appeared to have prompted remission of the disease in the child, received her honorary hood and delivered the keynote address during the ceremony.

 

More than 100 students receiving their masters in business, education, arts, music, bio-medical science, science and science in nursing, participated in the commencement ceremony at the Smith Auditorium.

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