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The following students graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire at the December 21 commencement.

Alexandria: Elizabeth Billberg, Education and Human Sciences, Bachelor of Science, elementary education; Ryan Jensen, Education and Human Sciences, Bachelor of Music Education, music.

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Army National Guard Pfc. Bryan Crary graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia. During the nine weeks of training, he received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions.

Additional training included development of basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experiencing use of various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.

Crary is the son of Sheila Crary and stepson of Dan Kirkuilet, both of Alexandria. He is a 2013 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria.