Four locals graduate from Roger Williams University

More of the area's outstanding college students

BRISTOL, RI (02/14/2017)-- The following local residents were among the 174 students who received their degrees in December as part of the Class of 2016:

  • Connor Byrne of Forestdale, MA, (02644) graduated with a degree in Master of Architecture.
  • Brenton Eddy of West Yarmouth, MA, (02673) graduated with a degree in Master of Architecture.
  • Amanda Harrison of Chatham, MA, (02633) graduated with a degree in B.S. in Marketing.
  • Sheila McHugh of Edgartown, MA, (02539) graduated Cum Laude with a degree in B.A. in Psychology.

With campuses on the coast of Bristol and in the heart of Providence, R.I., Roger Williams University is a forward-thinking private university committed to strengthening society through engaged teaching and learning. At RWU, small classes, direct access to faculty and guaranteed opportunity for real-world projects ensure that its nearly 4,000 undergraduates - along with hundreds of law students, graduate students and adult learners - graduate with the ability to think critically along with the practical skills that today's employers demand. Roger Williams is leading the way in American higher education, confronting the most pressing issues facing students and families - increasing costs, rising debt and job readiness. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on