ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Some 3,500 students graduated during Rochester Institute of Technology’s 132nd commencement celebration this spring.

Area graduates include:

• Savannah Bayse of Alfred, who earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in film and animation.

• Jonathan Eames of North Berwick, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering.

• Abbey Siulinski of Saco, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biomedical sciences.

Rochester Institute of Technology is home to leading creators, entrepreneurs, innovators and researchers. Founded in 1829, RIT enrolls about 19,000 students in more than 200 career-oriented and professional programs, making it among the largest private universities in the U.S.

The university is internationally recognized and ranked for academic leadership in business, computing, engineering, imaging science, liberal arts, sustainability, and fine and applied arts. RIT also offers unparalleled support services for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.

RIT’s cooperative education program is one of the oldest and largest in the nation. Global partnershipsinclude campuses in China, Croatia, Dubai and Kosovo.