Justin DeFord and Zachary Strohman of Emmetsburg have been awarded Bachelor of Science degrees in Business Administration from AIB College of Business.
The class included 201 Bachelor of Science degrees and 122 Associate in Applied Science degrees.
Des Moines Mayor T.M. Franklin Cownie told graduates they must be passionate and compassionate.
"Each and every day, you have to get up, suit up and show up; and you have to prove every single day you're the kind of leader that's going to make a difference in your organization," he said.