Seventeen students at The Culinary Institute of America (CIA), San Antonio received their Associate in Applied Science (AAS) diplomas during commencement ceremonies at the Pearl complex on Friday, April 12. This graduation marks the first degrees conferred at the college’s San Antonio campus.
The commencement address was presented by Kit Goldsbury, a San Antonio philanthropist whose development company, Silver Ventures, is responsible for the development of Pearl. His gift to the college and generous support of student scholarships made the CIA campus in San Antonio a reality. During the ceremony, CIA President Dr. Tim Ryan presented Mr. Goldsbury with an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters in Culinary Arts degree.
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