CSUB makes history with largest graduating class ever

A graduation ceremony is held Friday, May 19, 2017 at California State University, Bakersfield in Bakersfield, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

California State University, Bakersfield made history Friday with its largest graduating class ever.

CSUB's president attributes the size of the graduating class to hard work and perseverance of the students.

"I did it," said graduate Lilian Rivera. "It says it on my cap. It was a hard struggle getting through all of those assignments, but it's done, and I get to move on."

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