Keene State College's Commencement honored its biggest-ever graduating class on May 5, 2012. A total of 1,196 degrees were awarded to 1,107 students. This year's graduates included the following local students:
Bethlehem: Kori Dickinson and Chelsea Greene Shillieto.
Colebrook: Samantha Fournier and Lisa Kenny.
Franconia: Travis Horan
Lancaster: Brittany Arita, Alicia Kenney and Lindsey Ryder.
North Haverhill: Evan Gilbert
Whitefield: Jennie St. Martin