First Class of UCF’s Inclusive Education Services Program Graduates

Group of graduates celebrate with arms and diplomas raised in the air
The group of 13 students celebrate earning their professional services credential after graduation May 3, 2019. 
Two male graduates stand side by side in their caps and gowns
Matt Ortiz and Sebastian Strawser soak up the moment before crossing the stage at graduation.
UCF student in cap and gown shakes the hand of a man on stage
Peter Becht crosses the stage at graduation.
UCF student stands with hands on hips in front of exercise class
Elyse Mundelein teaches Zumba at UCF’s Recreation and Wellness Center.
Man sits at a desk across from a young boy in a classroom
In his role as a full-time teaching assistant, Matt Ortiz helps a student.
Mother and son hug
Matt Ortiz takes a moment to celebrate his latest milestone with his mother, Kimetta.
black graduation cap with gold lettering design: I want adventure in the great wide somewhere
UCF IES student Ashley Strube decorated her cap with a phrase from Beauty and the Beast: “I want adventure in the great wide somewhere.”