Anastasi begins student teaching
DALLAS TWP. — Alexandra Anastasi, Duryea, an education major at Misericordia University, recently received her student teaching assignment for the 2018 spring semester.
Anastasi will be teaching at Pittston Area High School in Yatesville and Holy Rosary School in Duryea.
Bonita named to dean’s list
NEWARK, DE — Tyler Bonita, West Pittston, was recently named to the University of Delaware’s deans for the 2017 fall semester.
Poziac and Strazdus named to dean’s list
WORCESTER, MA — Carrie Poziac, Wyoming, and Sarah Strazdus, Harding, were both recently named to the Worcester Polytechnic Institute dean’s list for the 2017 fall semester.
Poziac is a member of the class of 2019 and is majoring in chemical engineering, while Strazdus is a member of the class of 2021 and is majoring in mechanical engineering.
Lopatka named to dean’s list
YOUNGSTOWN, OH — Zachary Lopatka, Exeter, was recently named to the Youngstown State University dean’s list for the 2017 fall semester.
Greater Pittston residents receive degrees from Wilkes University
WILKES-BARRE — The following Greater Pittston residents received their degrees during Wilkes University’s winter commencement ceremony on Jan. 21.
Vanessa Basara, Hughestown; AnnMarie Devlin, Dupont; Brittany Mudlock, Pittston; Angel Olmstead, Exeter; Kathryn Ross, Pittston.
Regan inducted into honor society
WILKES-BARRE — Bridget Regan, Pittston, was recently inducted as an associate member into the Theta Delta Chapter of the Beta Beta Beta national biological honor society during an induction ceremony held during the fall 2017 semester at Wilkes University.
Slusark named to dean’s list
PHILADELPHIA — Sarah Slusark, Duryea, was recently named to the Temple University dean’s list for the 2017 fall semester.
Residents named to The University of Scranton dean’s list
SCRANTON — The following Greater Pittston residents were recently named to the University of Scranton deans list for the 2017 fall semester.
Evan Esposito, Pittston; Alexandra Peck, West Pittston; Denise Pinto, Pittston; Shelby Stanford, West Pittston; Katrina Stravinski, West Pittston; Ian Madigan, Exeter; Katherine Musto, Pittston; Anthony Osticco, Exeter; Alexandra Hart, Pittston; Eric Kabitzke, Pittston; Victoria Pennington, West Wyoming; Brian Talipan, Pittston; Brittany Thomas, Exeter; Tara Zukosky, Wyoming; Nicholas Chaump, West Pittston; Krista Flanagan, Exeter; Andrew Girman, Yatesville; Sergey Gnilopyat, Harding; Peter Kulick, Pittston; Rachel Longo, Hughestown; Gared Zaboski, West Wyoming; Megan Cummings, Pittston; Austin Smithonic, Dupont; Elizabeth Callahan, Pittston; Kelly Clarke, Wyoming; Samantha Pollick, Wyoming; Cari Patterson, Pittston.
Residents named to Wilkes University dean’s list
WILKES-BARRE — The following Greater Pittston residents were recently named to the Wilkes University dean’s list for the 2017 fall semester.
Nicholas Matthew Alfano, Pittston; Mia Barbieri, Avoca; Emily Bellanco, Wyoming; Ashley Bernardi, Pittston; Mauri Bohan, Pittston; Matthew Booth, Exeter; Brian Buckman, Wyoming; Joseph Champi, Dupont; Julienne Chropowicki, Duryea; Nicole Cumbo, West Wyoming; Morgan DeAngelo, Exeter; Dominique DelPriore, Dupont; Kara Dooner, West Pittston; Hayley Farrell, Pittston; Jordan Fritz, Avoca; Kyle Gattuso, Pittston; Mason Gross, Hughestown; Elyse Guziewicz, Duryea; Emily Herron, Pittston Township; Thomas Kivak, Dupont; Lindsey Klinges, Harding; Nicole Kolessar, Exeter; Steven Lee, Duryea; Samuel Lizza, Yatesville; Brianna Mazzaccaro, Duryea; Callysta Messner, Pittston; Marina Miller, Pittston Township; Angel Olmstead, Exeter; Emi Patel, Pittston; Kylie Pintha, Pittston; Nicholas Preston, Duryea; Dominique Quaglia, Duryea; Allison Rossi, West Wyoming; Janelle Sherman, Wyoming; Peter Sidari, West Pittston; Hope Sipler, West Pittston; Jenna Skrinak, West Wyoming; Gabrielle Spagnuolo, Wyoming; Morgan Tarnalicki, Wyoming; Danielle Zydko, Duryea; David Zydko, Duryea.
Werbin named to dean’s list
WORCESTER, MA — Michael Werbin, West Pittston, was recently named to the Becker College dean’s list for the 2017 fall semester.
Elaine Slusark, of Duryea, will celebrate a birthday on Feb. 10.
Tracey Carey, of Duryea, will celebrate a birthday on Feb. 17.
Mike and Norma English, of the Cork Lane section of Pittston Township, will celebrate their 53rd wedding anniversary on Jan. 30.