The School of Nursing at UTMB will hold its commencement ceremony at 3 p.m. Friday at Moody Gardens Convention Center. The ceremony will recognize the school’s more than 500 graduates in the last year, including those who will complete degree requirements in August. Of these, 111 have earned an advanced degree, including the inaugural class of Doctor of Nursing Practice graduates and nine who will graduate in May with a Ph.D. from the UTMB Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.