SEARCY — Sharon Clark of Newport was one of more than 100 students who received diplomas at Harding University for summer 2020 during a virtual ceremony on Aug.15. These graduates were recognized alongside more than 800 additional students who completed their degrees in May.

Clark received a Master of Arts in Teaching in special education b-k.

Graduates included students from the College of Allied Health, College of Arts and Humanities, College of Bible and Ministry, Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, Cannon-Clary College of Education, Carr College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Sciences, and the Honors College.

Harding University is a private Christian, liberal arts university. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, it is the largest private university in the state.