Wilkes University will welcome 565 incoming freshmen students whocomprise its Class of 2018. It is the 81st freshmen class in University history.
Locals attending Wilkes University this fall include Morgan DeAngelo, Exeter, Nursing; Sara Justave, Harding, Psychology; Joseph Champi, Dupont, Accounting; Kyle Borton, Harding, Biochemistry; Tyler Mullen, Avoca, Finance.
Locals graduate from Kutztown
Kutztown University has confirmed the graduation of 1,293 students recently. Commencement exercises were held May 10; however, some students completed graduation requirements after that date.
Local students to graduate are Natalie Carr, Exeter, Bachelor of Science in Education Secondary Education/English; Jerry Cavill, West Pittston, Bachelor of Fine Arts Communication Design Summa Cum Laude.
Kevin Lockett, Pittston, who is enrolled in the Misericordia University Part-Time Accelerated Evening Bachelor of Science Degree Nursing Program, recently presented their capstone research posters that addressed either a social justice or nursing practice issue.
Alexander and Charlene Luckasavage, of Pittston Twp., will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary on Aug. 4.
Poet Michael English, of Pittston, will celebrate his birthday on July 24.