Graduates

Coastal Carolina University

CONWAY, S.C. — Tyler Slapikas of Prospect graduated from Coastal Carolina University this spring with a bachelor of science in recreation and sport management.

Keene State College

KEENE, N.H. — Naugatuck residents William Corkindale and Elizabeth Velky graduated from Keene State College in May.

Velky graduated Cum Laude with a bachelor of science degree. Corkindale graduated with bachelor of arts degree.

Salve Regina University

NEWPORT, R.I. — Alyssa Marti of Prospect graduated from Salve Regina University May 18 with a bachelor of science degree in nursing.

Bryant University

SMITHFIELD, R.I. — Naugatuck residents Jeffrey Dorosh Jr. and Trevor David Heller graduated from Bryant University May 17.

Dorosh Jr. earned a bachelor of science in business administration in accounting Cum Laude. Heller earned a bachelor of science in business administration in global supply chain management

Skidmore College

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Ashe of Prospect gradated from Skidmore College May 17 with a bachelor of arts degree.

Eastern Connecticut State University

WILLIMANTIC — The following local students graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University May 13.

Stephanie Conway of Prospect graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in political science. Skye Stella of Naugatuck graduated with a bachelor of science degree in physical education. Michael Vaccarelli of Prospect graduated with a bachelor of science degree in sport and leisure management. Lindsay Witkoski of Naugatuck graduated Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor of arts degree in history/American studies.

Western Connecticut State University

DANBURY — The following local residents graduated from Western Connecticut State University in May.

Beacon Falls: Angelo Arena earned a bachelor’s degree in history; Patrick Keenan earned a master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling; Brian Kersten earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting; Beth McGee earned a bachelor’s degree nursing; Eduardo Rodriguez earned a bachelor’s degree psychology.

Naugatuck: Beata D’Amato earned a master’s degree in justice administration; David Buccieri earned a bachelor’s degree in management; Vinay Madabusi earned a bachelor’s degree in justice and law administration; Stephanie Magill earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing; Jessica Miller earned a bachelor’s degree in health promotion studies; Neil Piccirillo earned a bachelor’s degree in social work; Andrea Pisani earned a bachelor’s degree in communication; Laura Przytulski earned a bachelor’s degree in social work; Kristen Shupenis earned a bachelor’s degree in media arts; Jason Walsh, earned a master of health administration; Tania Wichlinski earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing; JiaJie Xu earned a bachelor’s degree in management information systems.

Prospect: Kevin Dudginski earned a bachelor’s degree in communication; Fernando Lucas earned a bachelor’s degree in justice and law administration; Aaron Marshall earned a bachelor’s degree in performance; Gail Moutinho earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing; Melissa Sobireski earned a bachelor’s degree in social work.

Mount Ida College

NEWTON, Mass. — Beacon Falls residents Emily Hutvagner and April Pelletier graduated from Mount Ida College May 16.

Hutvagner graduated with a bachelor of science in sport management. Pelletier graduated with a bachelor of science in veterinary technology.

Cheshire Academy

CHESHIRE — Emma Lee Gawronski of Beacon Falls graduated from Cheshire Academy June 7. She was the senior class secretary.

Providence College

PROVIDENCE, R.I. Rory Healy of Naugatuck graduated from Providence College May 18 with a bachelor of science degree.

Connecticut College

NEW LONDON — Alex O’Shaughnessy of Naugatuck graduated from Connecticut College May 18 with a bachelor of arts degree in East Asian studies.

Sacred Heart University

FAIRFIELD — Taylor Filanowski of Naugatuck graduated from Sacred Heart University May 18 with a bachelor of science degree in marketing.

Merrimack College

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. — Michele Beausoleil of Prospect graduated recently from Merrimack College with a bachelor of arts degree in criminology.

Quinnipiac University

HAMDEN — Several local students graduated May 18 from Quinnipiac University.

Katherine Alfiere of Beacon Falls graduated with a bachelor of science in biology

Debora Rodrigues of Naugatuck graduated with a bachelor of science in health/science studies.

Michael Guastaferri of Prospect graduated with a bachelor of science in management

Tyler Murphy of Prospect graduated with a bachelor of science health/science studies

Harvard University

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — David Cronin received his MBA degree in medical science in May from Harvard University. Cronin is the son of Antoinette and David Cronin of Naugatuck.

Housatonic Community College

BRIDGEPORT — Ann Marie Luna of Naugatuck was awarded an associate degrees in general studies from Housatonic Community College May 30.

Clark University

WORCESTER, Mass. — Beacon Falls residents Shannon Magrane and Alison Smith graduated May 18 from Clark University.

Magrane earned a bachelor of arts in psychology and studio art. Smith earned a bachelor of arts in psychology and women’s and gender studies.

Marist College

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — Connor Rowley of Naugatuck graduated May 23 from Marist College with a bachelor of arts degree in history.

Springfield College

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Prospect residents Deanna LoCurto and Kathryn Patrick recently graduated from Springfield College.

Southern Connecticut State University

NEW HAVEN — The following local students graduated from Southern Connecticut State University this spring.

Beacon Falls: Aida Desiderato, Thomas Feige, Kristyn Frantz, Kailey Mills, Celina Spain.

Naugatuck: Michelle Baez, Daniel Bedard, Craig Behun, Kelly Brenner, Dante Buccieri, Septimiu Cozmuta, Stephanie Creager, Stephanie Creager, Anthony Croce, Anne Dauscher, Krystal Daymonde, Amanda DeVellis, Sierra Edwards, James Fay, Bryan Foster, Amanda Gilbertie, Ellen Hanley, Matthew Haydu, Roxanne Helaire, Nancy Hernandez, Lauren Howe, Jamie Iannotti, Joseph Iannotti, Emily Kane, Wesley       Katrenya, Sarah Kirschbaum, Cathy Kulmann, Priya Marvadi, Cheyenne Mayo, Lauren Nester, Felisha Nunes, Stephanie O’Brien, Jennifer Passarella, Vivian Phelan, Brian Reynolds, Sara Ribeiro, Nicholas Santo, Caitlin Smith, Gina Sweet.

Prospect: Catherine Gruszka, Katelyn Jazxhi, Alyce Wade-Misuraca, Hamza Yusuf.

School of Visual Arts

NEW YORK — Paulo Campos of Naugatuck graduated with a BFA in illustration from the School of Visual Arts May 15.

Green Mountain College

POULTNEY, Vt. — Sophie Zyla of Beacon Falls graduated from Green Mountain College on May 17 with a master of science in environmental studies.

Naugatuck Valley Community College

WATERBURY — The following local students graduated from Naugatuck Valley Community College May 29.

Beacon Falls: Raquel Acosta, Kirsten R. Betkoski, Kourtney A. Betkoski, Michael Duda, Glen M. Francoeur Jr., Marc L. Gomez, David J. Krawiecki, Robin L. Pivirotto, Kylynn D. Salerno.

Naugatuck: Brian C. Schumacher, Megan I. Arsenault, Tiffanie M. Begin, Rachel E. Bohuski, Samantha Bombardier, Jeffery F. Bourassa, Tatiana N. Budnik, Neil R. Burroughs, Ashley M. Caldeira, Mariana P. Castelao, Aaroshi R. Chokshi, Jessica L. Clavette, Lauren N. Degennaro, Yangchen D. Dhondup, Mary E. Dietz, Laura Dion, Bradley S. Dobbins, Kyle D. Dzwonchyk, Kaitlyn M. Estrada, Molly Fallon, Michael N. Ferrari, Ryan J. Fletcher, Stephanie Francisquini, April M. Grey, Joseph Grosso, Christina M. Herrity, Michael F. Jones, Eric T. Klimaszewski, Krista Laclair, Sarah Legere-Reardon, Raquel Lewis, Michael Livingston, Micheal S. Lowe, Rafaela Marinho, Michael C. Martins, Thomas N. Mashia, Courtney M. McDermott, Christina M. McFall, Paul Miller, Emily R. Mohan, Yulissa A. Morales, Brandon D. Myer, Baftjar Nasufi, Michael F. Nolan, Kellianne L. OBrien, Tatia A. Pallacovitch, Erika E. Perez, Heather A. Pollock, Deisy E. Quezada, Christopher J. Reilly Jr., Rafael P. Resende, Barbara Rose Romaine, Nathaniel Rosa, Mari H. Rowand-Lind, Aaron H. Rubinow, Shannon L. Shea, Agne Siauruseviciute, Ryan G. Silva, Savanah M. Simmons, Ashley L. Sorak, Michael A. Stoerzinger, Colin Sullivan, Barbara A. Suo, David N. Sweglar-Stevenson, Jamala Syed, William Tiscia, Brian J. Toohey, Paula D. Trabanco, Aleksey Trushin, Brandon M. Turrini, Melissa Verrilli, Natalie Villalba, Tyler C. Wellington, Matthew I. Zahornasky, Illyrian Zulali.

Prospect: Vanessa A. Baumann, Michael F. Benson, Mark A. Bobbi II, Louis J. Booth, Albert Dauti, Tyler Day, Grady W. Gavigan, Kevin A. Gerard, Clint K. Halim, Meghan A. Hawthorne, Anthony P. Magnano, Labinot Mexhuani, Troy G. Michie, Alejandro R. Ortega, Joseph A. Richard, Heather A. Rose, Stacy L. Scapeccia, Katya A. Smith, Stewart J. Wilson, Ashley M. Yaworski, Aferdita Zekiri.

Berkeley College

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Joe Quezada of Naugatuck graduated recently from Berkeley College with a bachelor of business administration in fashion marketing and management.

University of Hartford

HARTFORD — The following students graduated from the University of Hartford during in May.

Kelsey Correia of Beacon Falls graduated with a bachelor of arts in cinema; John Ryan of Naugatuck graduated with a bachelor of arts in mathematics; Zachary Czaplicki of Naugatuck graduated with a BSBA in management; Ralph Roper of Naugatuck graduated cum laude with a BSBA in accounting; Dillon Quadrato of Prospect graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering; Michael Mariano of Naugatuck earned a master of science in accounting and taxation; Shqipe Bojka of Prospect earned a master of science in nursing.

Chase Collegiate School

WATERBURY — Naugatuck residents Matthew Christopher McClain, Emma Elizabeth Korowotny, Shaniya Lanice Jones and Charles Matthew McClain graduated from Chase Collegiate School June 6.

Union College

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Zacarie Hertel of Naugatuck graduated from Union College June 15 summa cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering.

Fairfield University

FAIRFIELD — The following local students graduated from Fairfield University May 18.

Susan Desrosiers of Prospect; Kelsey Dumond of Prospect; Thomas Shea of Prospect; Rema Bhatti of Naugatuck; Sarah Garceau of Naugatuck; Lorena Gullotta of Naugatuck; Melissa Slater of Naugatuck; Garrett Swarts of Naugatuck.

Western New England University

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Amanda R. Wiener of Prospect graduated from Western New England University May 17 with a bachelor of arts degree.

Ithaca College

ITHACA, N.Y. — Martyann Chromik of Naugatuck graduated from Ithaca College in May with a degree in sport management.

DePaul University

CHICAGO, Ill. — Jesse Daniel Crystal of Naugatuck graduated from DePaul University June 15 with a bachelor of science in network technologies. He is currently employed with Gate 58 as a website system administrator/QA tester.

Marymount University

ARLINGTON, Va. — Emilia Jagura of Naugatuck graduated from Marymount University with a BS in biology on May 18.

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