Approximately 3,600, a record number, were expected to take the walk down Campanile Hill and receive their diplomas during Kansas University's 100th commencement ceremonies. In addition, about 6,600 degrees were to be awarded to students who had completed work since the 1980 commencement activities. Local lodging facilities had been fully booked for weeks in advance.
Old home town - 25 years ago today
May 15, 2006