MTC Class of 2015 at a glance
Speakers: Students Carolyn Taylor, Megan Kotkowski, Betsy Baltodano, Alaa Frijah.
Shining moment: Through her Nicaraguan accent, Baltodano thanked her husband, "her rock," for supporting her as she completed the English for speakers of other languages program at MTC.
Best quote: "You are the bedrock of our society," said Manatee County School Distirct Superintendent Diana Greene.
Interesting: For the first time, graduates received diplomas and certificates from instructors as opposed to the superintendent.