BIDDEFORD, Maine — It's a busy day for college commencements in Maine.
U.S. Sen. Angus King is the keynote speaker at the University of New England's 178th Commencement at the Biddeford campus on Saturday. The university will award 1,450 degrees at the event. Included are 26 students who make up the inaugural graduating class from UNE's College of Pharmacy.
Commencement ceremonies are also scheduled for Saturday at Unity College, University of Maine campuses at Farmington, Fort Kent, Machias and Presque Isle, the University of Maine School of Law, and Husson University's Portland campus.