Rayleigh Parker, of Waitsfield, graduated from Tufts University with a B.S. in Physics, summa cum laude.

Local students graduating from Clark University include: Mariah A. Gomes, of Montpelier, cum laude, B.A. in biology; and Cypress M. Ellen, of Plainfield, magna cum laude, B.A. in economics and Asian studies.

Emily O'Connor, of Barre, graduated from Iowa State University with a M.S. in Statistics.

Local students graduating from Worcester Polytechnic Institute include: Isaac Woods, of St. Johnsbury, B.S. in computer science, with high distinction; Alec Wehse, of Stowe, B.S. in mechanical engineering, with distinction; and Thomas Maloney, of Waterbury Center, B.S. in robotics engineering.

Sarah E. Aldrich, of Montpelier, graduated from Dickinson College with a B.A. in Latin American, Latino & Caribbean studies and Spanish, as well as named to the dean's list.

Brandon Scott Morande, of Northfield, graduated from Bowdoin College with a B.A. summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a major in sociology and Latin American studies.

Colby College graduates include Carolyn Jones, of Montpelier, who majored in government, and Katherine S. King, of Waterbury, who majored in environmental science.

Maria Roman, of Waitsfield, graduated from Cazenovia College with a Bachelor of Professional Studies in Equine Business Management.

Dylan Ward, of Calais, graduated from Colorado College with a bachelor's degree in Independently Designed Major.

Colgate University graduates include Alicia Violette, of Barre, who majored in biology, and Brandon Gardner, of Fairlee, who majored in philosophy.

Alexis Rushford, of Barre, received a B.S. in Biology with a concentration in Premedical. from the University of New Haven in Connecticut.

Area Springfield College graduates include:

Kathy Rathburn, of Bradford, B.S. in Human Services; Joseph Pomroy, of Lyndonville, B.S. in Human Services; Mia Leonard, of Montpelier, B.S. in Human Services; Ryan Bonneau, of St. Johnsbury, B.S. in Human Services; Becky Buck, of St. Johnsbury, B.S. in Human Services; and Jessica Bussiere, of St. Johnsbury, B.S. in Human Services.

Dylan DiLena, of Barre, received a bachelor's degree in business administration from UMass Lowell.

Fiona Nichols-Fleming, of West Berlin, graduated from the University of Rochester with a B.S. in physics & astronomy, magna cum laude.

Kristen Briggs, of Middlesex, earned a Master of Social Work, and Charlotte Caffry Randall, of Waitsfield, earned a B.A. summa cum laude, from Simmons University in Boston.

Becker College graduates include Kira Clokey, of Jeffersonville, with a B.A. in Nursing magna cum laude; and Claudia Gee, of Randolph, with a B.A. in Business Administration, Marketing Concentration.

Adrian Baker, of Waterbury, graduated from Ithaca College with a B.S. in Integrated Marketing Communications .

Boston University graduates include Isabel R. Tomasi, of Montpelier, with a B.S. in Communication, cum laude; and Michelle T. Bennett, of Warren,with a Juris Doctor in Law.

Union College graduates include: Jake Murray, of Montpelier, with a B.A. magna cum laude, majoring in Economics; and Samantha Marin, of Stowe, with a B.S. cum laude majoring in Psychology.

Area students graduating from Colby-Sawyer College include:

Sarah Bellavance, of Barre, B.S. in nursing; Morgan Keene, of Barre, B.S. in nursing, cum laude; Kathryn Devlin, of Bolton, B.F.A. in studio art and member of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society; Leslie Joslin, of Fairlee, an R.N. to B.S. in nursing, cum laude; Eliza Bellavance, of Hardwick, B.S. in exercise science; Tyler Langley, of Northfield, B.S. in exercise science; Jake Ronson, of Washington, B.S. in exercise science; and Nell McQueeney, of West Danville, B.S. in exercise science.

Area students graduating from St. Lawrence University include:

Tao Ameden, of Bradford, B.A. in global studies; Cole J. Poulin, of Braintree, B.S. in neuroscience, magna cum laude; Lyrica S. Stelle, of Cabot, B.A. in environmental studies-sociology, magna cum laude; Anna J. Hamilton, of Montpelier, B.A. in government, cum laude; August R. Vitzthum, of Montpelier, B.S. in computer science, magna cum laude.

Endicott College local graduates include: Samantha Fuller, of Moretown, B.S. in Business Management, cum laude; and Jeffery Barker, of Warren, B.S. in Entrepreneurship.

Nicholas Jickling, of Brookfield, received a B.A. degree from Hamilton College.

Valaree Bedell, of Topsham, received a graduate degree in Forensic Psychology from American International College.

Mikayla Vanhooke, of Barre, graduated from the College of William & Mary with a B.S. degree and was named to the spring 2019 dean's list.

Wesleyan University graduates include: Theodore Lyons, of East Hardwick, earned a B.A. in Economics and Psychology; and Tomas Rogel, of Montpelier, earned a B.A. in Sociology.

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