POSTED: Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 5:52pm
UPDATED: Monday, May 14, 2012 - 9:49am
EL PASO, TX — Thousands of students graduated today in the borderland!
Hundreds of people packed the Don Haskins center today for the UTEP commencement. This afternoon, seniors in the college of business and education crossed the stage.
"it feels like a weight's been lifted off my shoulder's. Been behind my wife, she has her bachelor's and masters in education so it feels good to graduate," said UTEP graduate Julio Cano.
Another graduate Christina Cuellar, said she was very excited and looking forward to finding a job as a teacher.
Tonight seniors in the colleges of engineering, science, and health sciences, school of nursing and UT co-op programs will cross the stage.