Marshall University's 172nd Commencement Ceremony was held Saturday, May 9, 2009, at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington.
Howie McCormick/For The Herald-Dispatch
Marshall senior Matt McGuire became the first trans-Atlantic dual degree graduate Saturday, May 9, 2009, at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena, during Marshall University's 172nd annual commencement ceremony. McGuire attended not only Marshall, but University of Debrecen in Budapest, Hungary, and the Warsaw School of Social Psychology in Poland. He will also receive a degree from one of those institutions.