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Kathryn Morrill, a senior majoring in piano performance and teaching at Bemidji State University, will graduate Friday. In June, she will fulfill a second deployment to Iraq with the U.S. Air Force. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper

Bemidji State University: Student pianist graduates Friday, off to Iraq next month


Her fingers gracefully danced across the keyboard of a baby grand piano as Bemidji State University student Kathryn Morrill played from heart the first movement of a Beethoven Sonata.

Morrill will graduate Magna Cum Laude this Friday with a degree in piano performance and pedagogy (teaching). Next month she will serve with the U.S. Air Force on her second deployment to Iraq.

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