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Food pantry open

St. Michael’s Orthodox Church Food Pantry, 512 Winter St. in Old Forge, will be open Thursday, June 6, 11 a.m. to noon. This food pantry serves residents of Old Forge, Taylor and Duryea. Anyone needing assistance from the food pantry should call 570-457-3703 or visit stmichaelof.org for requirement criteria.

College grads

Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees were presented at the University of Scranton’s recent undergraduate commencement.

• Among those receiving them were: Christina M. Brannon of Old Forge, who earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and electronic media; Sabrina I. Talarico of Old Forge, who earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in strategic communication; Christina M. Mecca of Moosic, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in neuroscience, biology and chemistry; Mitchell J. Rook of Old Forge, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science; Joseph C. Sekelsky of Duryea, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice; Katherine E. Talerico of Old Forge, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in neuroscience and philosophy; Meghan J. Murtha of Duryea, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in occupational therapy; Gabrielle E. Palonis of Taylor, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in occupational therapy; and Christopher J. Speicher of Taylor, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science.

• Students earning master’s and doctoral degrees include:

Lisa A. Jackowitz of Moosic, who earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy; Siddharth Patel of Duryea, who earned a Master of Science in biochemistry; Louis J. Finnerty of Old Forge, who earned a Master of Health Administration; Mara Silvon of Old Forge, who earned a Master of Health Administration; Erica L. Armstrong of Moosic, who earned a Master of Science with a major in human resources; Chelsea Hafner of Moosic, who earned a Master of Science in nursing; Lauren M. Jurbala of Avoca, who earned a Master of Science in nursing; Kelsey J. Powell of Moosic, who earned a Master of Science in nursing; John P. Rafferty of Old Forge, who earned a Master of Science in nursing; and Michael D. Cola of Moosic, who earned a Master of Business Administration.

• A total of 635 graduates received a degree during Assumption College’s commencement exercises. Among them were John Plisko, of Moosic and Corey Souryavong of Duryea.

• Anthony Cantarella, of Old Forge earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hamilton College at its recent commencement ceremony.

• More than 700 students received degrees from Saint Francis University at its recent commencement. Among them was Kayla Grasso of Old Forge, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science in chemistry.

Dean’s List

• More than 2,000 Coastal Carolina University students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester. Among the students was Kayla A. Johnson from Moosic.

• Slippery Rock University has announced the students who made the dean’s list for the spring semester. Among them was Aisha Aldubayan from Old Forge.