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Metro

Kevin Cullen

Honoring a class of three

These are spectacular days to commence, and there are commencements everywhere.

On Sunday, at Framingham State, a great kid from Marshfield named Rob Wheeler picked up his ­diploma, and watching from the audience was a guy named Ron Brassard, whose life Wheeler saved on ­Patriots Day when the bombs went off at the Boston Marathon finish line.

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