Local residents earn degrees from MC

The following local residents graduated and received degrees during the 176th Commencement at Marietta College on May 12.

Kristin Berry of New Matamoras, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Health Sciences.

Kendra Canter of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Early Childhood Education.

Cory Clark of Caldwell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Information Systems.

Taylor Dutton of Fleming, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Communication Studies.

John Dye of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Accounting.

Ethan Eddy of New Matamoras, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Geology.

Zane Eschbaugh of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Health Sciences.

John Fryman of Little Hocking, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering.

Abigail Gedon of Williamstown, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Communication Studies.

Patrick Gerst of Caldwell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Accounting.

Brandi Gillian of Coolville, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biology.

Brittany Gray of Macksburg, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biology.

Kelly Gray of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology.

Chad Haga of Caldwell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering.

Matthew Harper of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering.

Kyle Hart of Lower Salem, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Theatre and History.

Jonathan Hebb of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Information Systems.

Brandon Hendershot of Waterford, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Public Accounting.

Vincent Hendershot of Belpre, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Spanish.

Jennifer Kachel of Woodsfield, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Physics.

Darrick Kendall of New Matamoras, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering.

Elizabeth Lane of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a major in Theatre.

William Lauer of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Public Accounting and Finance.

Nicolette Liles of Parkersburg, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Organizational Communications & Public Relations.

Lori Ritchey of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Intervention Specialist K-12.

Sam Robinson of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology.

Austin Sampson of Waterford, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Information Systems.

Sean Smithberger of Woodsfield, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering.

Gregory Snyder of Coolville, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Music Education.

Alyssa Sturm of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biochemistry.

Jane Thomson of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology.

William Vernon of Marietta, completed requirements for the Master of Arts degree with a major in Liberal Learning.

Andrew Ware of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Accounting.

Kyla Warfield of Vincent, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a major in Graphic Design.

Sabrina Wittekind of Marietta, completed requirements for the Master of degree with a major in Corporate Media.

Joshua Work of McConnelsville, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Geology.

Jennifer Worthington of Lowell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology.

Allen Bolden of Waterford,completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering. Bolden graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Ian Boley of Lowell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in History and Asian Studies. Boley graduated Cum Laude.

Evan Brockmeier of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering. Brockmeier graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Aleisha Guiler of Lower Salem, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering. Guiler graduated Cum Laude.

Melanie Hendershot of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in English w/Creative Writing. Hendershot graduated Summa Cum Laude.

James Houck of Fleming, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering. Houck graduated Cum Laude.

Jarvis Huck of Beverly, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Mathematics. Huck graduated Cum Laude.

Andrew Kasick of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Chemistry and Studio Art. Kasick graduated Cum Laude.

Brent King of Newport, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering. King graduated Cum Laude.

Donna Kubisiak of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Early Childhood Education. Kubisiak graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Danielle Lang of Lowell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Health Sciences. Lang graduated Cum Laude.

McKenzie Mayle of Cutler, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Studio Art. Mayle graduated Cum Laude.

Bradley Miller of Waterford, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Management and Economics. Miller graduated Cum Laude.

Amanda Nicholson of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Journalism. Nicholson graduated Cum Laude.

William Reese of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Political Science and Economics. Reese graduated Summa Cum Laude and was Class Valedictorian.

Audrey Ross of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology. Ross graduated Cum Laude.

Mark Saling of Caldwell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biochemistry. Saling graduated Cum Laude.

Robert Schehl of Caldwell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a major in Graphic Design. Schehl graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Ellen Schott of Caldwell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Petroleum Engineering. Schott graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Joshua Schott of Caldwell, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Broadcasting. Schott graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Kacey Stack of Beverly, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Early Childhood Education. Stack graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Cody Strahler of Waterford, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Chemistry. Strahler graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Thomas Thomas Jr. of Marietta, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Geology. Thomas Jr. graduated Cum Laude.

Katie Wallace of Stockport, completed requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Accounting. Wallace graduated Cum Laude.

Carl Bernstein, a Pulitzer-Prize winning reporter and author, delivered the commencement address to the Class of 2013.