They’re glad to be grads

First Photo: Marc Andre-Pourny, 44, of Kahului hails family members in the audience Sunday during the University of Hawaii Maui College’s 2013 commencement at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Pourny was one of 280 graduates. He received a certificate of achievement in culinary arts.

Second Photo: Kula resident Jessica Stone-Cordeiro poses for a photo alongside her husband, Cody Stone, and 4-year-old daughter Madison after the commencement exercises. Currently a licensed practical nurse in the emergency room at Maui Memorial Medical Center, Stone-Cordeiro received a certificate of achievement in allied health and nursing. She hopes to find a job as a registered nurse.