Bensman graduates from Gallaudet

RUSSIA– Mitchell Bensman, of Russia, earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. on June 17.

Bensman earned his degree in physical education and recreation. He said he was most proud of being a four-year member of the baseball team, being selected as the top student in the physical education and recreation program, and graduating magna cum laude.

Bensman is the son of Dan and Karen Bensman, and a graduate of Russia High School.

Chartered in 1864, Gallaudet University is the world’s only liberal arts university in which all programs and services are designed to accommodate deaf and hard-of-hearing students.