Posted at: 12/14/2012 7:11 AM
By: KOB.com staff
It's a big day for some Univeristy of New Mexico students.
Friday is Fall Commencement - or graduation day for those students. The ceremony begins at 6 p.m. at The Pit.
Approximately 1,800 students will receive their diploma.
They are graduating from Albuquerque and extended university campuses.
Award winning journalist Maria Hinojosa will be the keynote speaker.