DES MOINES - Des Moines University awarded 529 degrees at its 2012 Commencement Ceremony on May 26 at Hy-Vee Hall in the Iowa Events Center. The dean from each of the three DMU colleges presented their classes and DMU President Angela Walker Franklin, Ph.D., conferred degrees.
Erin Hoversten, from Blairsburg, earned a doctor of physical therapy degree. Hoversten is the daughter of John and Laura Hoversten, of Blairsburg.
Lizabeth Rasmussen, from Webster City, earned a doctor of physical therapy degree. Rasmussen is the daughter of Alayne and Richard Rasmussen, of Webster City.
Graduates of this program have to complete a 34-month educational program, including clinical internships.