|Schafer receives B.A.|
|Written by Holyoke Enterprise|
Joy Schafer of Haxtun was awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Ashford University Saturday, April 28 in Clinton, Iowa. Schafer was one of 1,600 graduates who traveled from throughout the United States to attend spring graduation at Ashford University, which offers classes online as well as on campus.
Schafer graduated summa cum laude with a concentration in literature and writing. She was also named as a member of the Golden Key International and Alpha Sigma Lambda honor societies. Her earlier college education took place at Huntington University in Huntington, Ind. and the University of Colorado, Boulder.
She is married to Randy Schafer and has two children—Naomi of Holyoke and Joshua of Aurora.
Holyoke Enterprise May 17, 2012