CASTINE — More than 250 degrees are being awarded at Maine Maritime Academy’s graduation ceremonies.

The Castine school is holding its commencement today. Commencement speaker Peter Vigue, a 1969 academy graduate and the CEO of The Cianbro Cos., is being awarded an honorary doctorate.

The college’s 68th graduating class comes from more than 130 Maine communities and 20 other states, as well as Kuwait and South Africa.