The hangar used by the DSU Aviation Program will bear the name of its founder Dr. Daniel Coons.
DSU students will have a new source of financial assistance through the Bennie and Shirley Smith Endowed Scholarship.
The pre-Commencement event gave the male graduates some quality time with the DSU President and the graduation ladies were hosted in a luncheon by the First Lady.
DSU refused to let the Commencement celebration be dampened by the all-day May 13 rain that forced the ceremony indoors.
A May 20 memorial service will be held in honor of Dr. Daniel E. Coons