The summer graduates turn their tassels. Looking on, seated from left, are: Quinn Carlisle, MCC's dean of students; Wade Jones, president of the East Mississippi Business Development Corp.; and Tommy Dulaney and Dr. Ronnye Purvis, members of MCC's board of trustees. Jones was the commencement speaker and talked about one of the "Seven Habits of Highly Effective People."
Photo by Kyle Carter / The Meridian Star
Aug. 4, 2003