CONWAY — Justin Hicks of McBee recently graduated with a master of arts in education. Hicks was among 305 candidates for graduation at Coastal Carolina University’s summer 2014 commencement ceremonies.
Dr. Arne Flaten, professor of art history and chair of CCU’s Department of Visual Arts, was the commencement speaker.Flaten was the HTC distinguished teacher-scholar lecturer at Coastal Carolina University in 2013, and in 2014 was elected to the European Academy of Sciences and Arts.
Coastal Carolina University was founded in 1954 as Coastal Carolina Junior College and became an independent state university in 1993.
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