U.S. Merchant Marine grads celebrate by ringing the bell

U.S. Merchant Marine graduates celebrated Friday by ringing the bell in the campus' Powell Oval in jubilation after learning they've passed the rigorous Coast Guard licensing exam. Some of the grads have stated that the tests are comparable in difficulty with the MCAT and the Bar Exam. Videojournalist: Barry Sloan (May 31, 2103)

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