ITT nursing graduates hold ceremony, despite school`s closure

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ORLAND PARK, Ill. --  Nursing graduates from the recently closed ITT Orland Park campus, Breckinridge School of Nursing and Health Sciences held their own graduation ceremony Thursday night.

They were joined by former instructors and staff and hosted their own pinning ceremony.

Earlier this month, the for-profit school announced amid ongoing intense federal scrutiny under   it was suddenly closing every location nationwide after being in business for 50 years.

Their stories of determination and hard work were celebrated.

WGN’s Patrick Elwood has more.