Potsdam resident graduates from University of Portland
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 - 3:16 pm

POTSDAM – Daniel Prahl of Potsdam recently graduated from the University of Portland, earning a bachelor’s degree in biology.

University president, Rev. E. William Beauchamp, C.S.C., conferred 703 bachelor’s degrees and 172 master’s degrees during the commencement exercises held Sunday, May 2, 2010 in the Earle A. and Virginia H. Chiles Center on the University of Portland campus.

The University of Portland is Oregon's Catholic university and has been closely affiliated for a century with the Congregation of Holy Cross in South Bend, Indiana.

U.S. News & World Report ranks the institution as one of the top ten regional universities in the American West.

It is the only school in Oregon to offer a College of Arts & Sciences, a graduate school, and nationally accredited programs in the schools of business, education, engineering, and nursing.