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The Apprentice School Class of 2018 Commencement Highlights
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157 graduates of The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding were honored during a commencement ceremony Saturday, including Kevin McNeill who received the school’s prestigious Homer L. Ferguson Award. The recent graduates join more than 10,800 shipbuilders who have graduated in the school’s history. The Apprentice School, which opened in 1919, will celebrate its centennial anniversary this July. Former Second Lady of the United States Dr. Jill Biden attended the ceremony and gave the commencement address.

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