Photos: UNO graduation

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Graduate Margaret Reynolds, right, walks with her mother Kate Reynolds, a University of New Orleans professor, after receiving her masters degree from her mom during UNO graduation ceremonies Friday, May 16, 2014, at Lakefront Arena. Soledad O'Brien of Starfish Media Group was the commencement speaker. Margaret was just a baby when her mom started teaching at UNO 25 years ago.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Graduate Margaret Reynolds, right, receives a masters degree and a kiss from her mother Kate Reynolds, a University of New Orleans professor, during UNO graduation ceremonies Friday, May 16, 2014, at Lakefront Arena. Soledad O'Brien of Starfish Media Group was the commencement speaker. Margaret was just a baby when her mom started teaching at UNO 25 years ago.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Ryan Henne receives his doctorate in educational leadership during University of New Orleans graduation ceremonies Friday, May 16, 2014, at Lakefront Arena. Soledad O'Brien of Starfish Media Group was the commencement speaker.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Commencement speaker Soledad O'Brien tells a funny story during UNO graduation ceremonies Friday, May 16, 2014, at Lakefront Arena. O'Brien, of Starfish Media Group, was the commencement speaker.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Commencement speaker Soledad O'Brien greets University of New Orleans President Peter Fos during UNO graduation ceremonies Friday, May 16, 2014, at Lakefront Arena. Soledad O'Brien of Starfish Media Group was the commencement speaker.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Irvin Mayfield plays the national anthem during University of New Orleans graduation ceremonies Friday, May 16, 2014, at Lakefront Arena. Soledad O'Brien of Starfish Media Group was the commencement speaker.

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  • Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Graduate Margaret Reynolds looks for friends in the audience after texting them during University of New Orleans graduation ceremonies Friday, May 16, 2014, at Lakefront Arena. Soledad O'Brien of Starfish Media Group was the commencement speaker.

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