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Out of 8,047 students graduating from Western Governors University, a mother of nine kids was chosen to give the final speech at the summer graduation ceremony Saturday.
WGU honors 8,047 graduates during its commencement at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City.
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