Spring college graduates from around the region
Lacia Japp, Uncasville.
New England Institute of Technology:
Brittany Paternoster and Lacey Stennett, Colchester; Luke Hosking, East Lyme; Cassandra Chapman and Chelsea Gramlich, Gales Ferry; Sherry Aldana, Caitlin McAdams, Cindy Phun, David Rovero and Victoria Tuttle, Groton; Jamal Brooks, Mashantucket; Brock Cataldi, Clayton McLaughlin, Matthew Nowak and William Hosheit, Mystic; Felix Feliciano III, Christopher Galvez, Victoria Gilliard, Nathalee Hilario and Angel Saavedra, New London; Patricia Leaky and Nicole Nicolosi, Niantic; Aaron Gale, Jennifer Anderson and Jennifer Hauser, North Stonington; Brianna Landry, Old Lyme; Justin Annello, Salem; Andrew Boucher, Andrew Bourque and Madison Chaney, Stonington; Chad Castagna, Natalie Edwards, Howell Halford and Sean Johns, Waterford.
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth:
Kelsey Root, Old Saybrook.
Coastal Carolina University:
Daniele Aguilera, Lebanon; Voghens Larrieux, New London.
Jessica Monday, Gales Ferry.
Christopher Jones, Waterford.
Martha Johnson, Salem.
Brianna Kantharaj, Jewett City; Devon Bauer, Griswold; Dylan Ficke, Mystic; Gerard Wrenn, Preston.
Andrew Poirier, Old Lyme; Mary Scheyder, Niantic; Dylan Thomas, Salem; Donovan Violette, Colchester.
Joseph Barile, Griswold; Edward McMahon, Colchester; Allison Stoddard, East Lyme.
Analicia Garcia, Norwich; Arlete Rodrigues, Norwich.
University at Albany:
Lauren Lensis, Pawcatuck.
University of Maryland:
Amy Dugger, Stonington.
Meghan Nosal, Old Lyme; Philomena Buscetto, Waterford; Katelyn Ollhoff, Niantic; Aaron Sheldon, Oakdale.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute:
Keith Suravich, Clinton; Dana Howes, Colchester; Brendan Lambert, Colchester; Preston Tischer, East Lyme; Matthew Babina, Groton; Melissa Castaneda, Groton; Justin Dietz, Groton; Nicholas Fast, Groton; Craig Healey, Groton; Emily Mazzola, Groton; Zachary Niforos, Groton; Cuong Truong, Groton; Cattaleeya Walczak, Groton; Timothy Wronka, Groton; Nathaniel Gedney, Mystic; Gregory Pasalides, New London; Matthew Smith, New London; Jamie Wright, New London; Zubair Baig, Niantic; Christian Acosta, North Providence; Alexander Korpacz, North Providence; Kevin Rahn, North Stonington; Anne Schmidt, North Stonington; Christopher Darling, Norwich; Ryan Haack, Norwich; Ravi Patel, Norwich; Zachary Lagadinos, Oakdale; Steven Stewart, Old Saybrook; Richard Lupa, Pawcatuck; Andrew Skelly, Pawcatuck; Andrew Cass, Quaker Hill; Thomas O'Brien, Salem; Kathryn Tischer, Salem; Andrew Crouch, Uncasville; John Scimone, Waterford; David Ziegenfuss, Waterford.
Kyle Young, Bozrah; Kevin Ouellette, Colchester; Sarah Rogers, Colchester; Kimberly Codding, Gales Ferry; Dylan Martel, Griswold; Julia Scott, Mystic; Lindsay Schneider, Niantic; Miguel Almeida, North Providence; Philipp Baumann, North Stonington; Zachary Belisle, Oakdale; Edward Peglow, Old Mystic; Andrew Rathbun, Pawcatuck; Eric Fast, Stonington.
Western Connecticut State University:
Matthew Gilday, Colchester; Shawn Nadeau, Groton; Robert Key, New London; Nathan Wilson, Norwich; Emily Slade, Oakdale; Hannah Abreu, Old Saybrook; Kenneth Strecker, Uncasville; Melanie Mugavero, Waterford; Emily Dobson, Westerly.
Brian Thomas, Groton.
University of New Hampshire:
Caitlyn Harris, New London; Hanne Hansen, Niantic; Jesse Duthrie, Niantic; Olivia Ferdon, Niantic; Hayleigh Yates, Norwich; Sydney Phelps, Norwich; Keegan Fecher, Old Lyme; Morgan Clendennin, Quaker Hill; Richard Zaharek, Quaker Hill; Sharon Lalonde, Quaker Hill; Hunter Minicucci, Pawcatuck; Jacqueline Carey, Colchester; Luke D'Ambrosi, Old Saybrook.
St. Lawrence University:
Francis Shields, East Lyme.
Edwin Lorah III, East Lyme; Shannon Sullivan, East Lyme.
Jennifer Leandro, Stonington; Patrick Saunders, Old Saybrook; Angela Pezzello, Waterford; Amy Wengefeld, Old Saybrook; Aubrey O'Neill, Pawcatuck; Kyle Elmy, Colchester.
Patrick Coan, Pawcatuck; Cody Brown, Voluntown; Megan Stoddard, East Lyme; Melissa Lopez, New London; David Zaldivar, Waterford; Jake Tarbox, Lebanon; Benjamin Morales, Gales Ferry; Molly Giannattasio, East Lyme; Kendra Knight, Groton; Sophie Kotecki, New London; Robert Bozym, Gales Ferry; Nicholas Plympton, Jewett City.
Caroline Tompkins, Old Lyme.
University of Scranton:
Allison Nagy, Old Saybrook; Laura Dowd, Niantic; Kristen Walter, Salem.
Marie Mattano, Mystic; Zachary Foley, Uncasville; Michelene Dupuis, Norwich; Scott Crawford, Mystic.
Eleanor Hilton, Pawcatuck.
Anna Maria College:
Cristina Turley, Waterford.
Jenner Foster, Old Lyme.
University of Hartford:
Pamela Hodoh, Groton; Amber Royster, Norwich; Jerel Gatchalian, Ledyard; Elizabeth Hodge, Waterford; Morgan White, Old Lyme; Julie Weiss, Waterford; Anna Lance, Waterford; Roslin Wilhelm, Mystic; Jackson Ceme, Norwich; Kierra Gracie, Ledyard; Valeria Morell, Voluntown; Amanda Kumpitsch, Waterford; Devyn Standish, Colchester; Courtney Wells, Waterford; Kaitlin Bosetti, Mystic; Heather Courey, Norwich; Jason Reynolds, Lebanon; Nicole Hester, Norwich; Vito Capasso, Colchester; Casey Comeroski, Lebanon; Alexander Paterson, Gales Ferry; Justin Starr, Lebanon; Angelica Miller, Gales Ferry; Julie Ky, Norwich; Taiana St. Hilaire, New London; Erin Moebus, Norwich; Genevieve Clements, Lebanon; Jillian Boyce, Clinton; Rahul Chandrasekaran, Gales Ferry.
Casey Abraham, Westbrook.
Grove City College:
Lilly Lenes, Waterford.
Lucille Welles, Old Lyme.
Christopher Konow, Lebanon.
Southern Vermont College:
Michaela Crowley, Westbrook.
American International College:
Kendra Hixon, Clinton; Tiana Powell, Norwich; Caitlin Sobolewski, Westbrook; Stephen Strong, Colchester; Lamont Waites, New London.
James Madison University:
Shannon Prouty, East Lyme.
University of the Sciences:
Samantha Brodnicki, Gales Ferry.
University of Vermont:
Emily Apatow, Pawcatuck; Vanessa Avalone, Stonington; Jordan Bierman, Ledyard; Olivia Carmenati, Groton; Kirsten Crandall, North Stonington; Abigail Finkenauer, Groton; Scott Greacen, Old Saybrook; Korinne Hensley, North Stonington; Peter Hoops, Stonington; Dominic Jengo, Groton; Evan Kirk, Old Lyme; Madison Marone, Westbrook; Alden Martin, Old Lyme; Jonathan Rodrigues, Mystic; Tessa Ruszala, Colchester; Anthony Saccone, Gales Ferry; Parker Verhoeff, Stonington.
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