1953-04-09 Page 8
The Berean Bible College ended its year Friday night with convocation exercises for 14 graduating students. About 1,200 persons were present for the convocation held at Western Canada High School auditorium.
The convocation address was delivered by Rev. Cyril Hutchinson, principal of the college. Walter Kokot, Swan River, Man. was valedictorian.
GRADUATES were: Shirley Comfort, Red Deer; Marjorie Mix, Vermilion; Annie Bradley, Vancouver; Irene Nichols, Langdon; Ruth Birtsch, Calgary; Bertha Wilson, Vermilion; Walter Kokot, Swan River, Man; Harvey Coburn, Hanna; Aylmer Gloer, Barons; Roger Hebbes, Carseland; Raymond Larson, Park River, N.D.; John Hutchinson, Calgary; Otto Rast, Eatonia, Sask. and LeRoy Dickau, Wetaskiwin.
The Berean Bible College will be closed until the middle of October, with construction of a two-storey classroom scheduled for the summer months. The building will contain four standard size classrooms, in addition to gymnasium facilities.
Extracted by J. Kynman 2014-10-06