Kaplan University celebrated the graduation of its winter 2011 class during a graduation ceremony Feb. 5 in Miami. Bill Richardson, former two-term governor of New Mexico, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, U.S. Energy Secretary and multiple Nobel Peace Prize nominee, served as the commencement speaker.
Vanessa Sousa of Ahwatukee Foothills was awarded a bachelor's degree in criminal justice. David West, also of Ahwatukee, was awarded a bachelor's degree in accounting