Jacob Darrell Franke, of Eddyville, graduated from Midway University during the May 15 Commencement Ceremony.

At the ceremony, Midway University conferred degrees on 285 graduates who completed their coursework over the last academic year. This graduating class included individuals from 27 states and six countries. During the ceremony, two awards were presented by the University — the President’s Award and the Midway Woman Award.