of the region graduated last month from the Master of Social Work program.
During the graduation reception, Dr.
Livingston Alexander, president,
greeted the graduates and their guests, recognizing the continuing social
challenges for the region and praising the students’ commitment to attaining a
speaking were Larry Davis, dean of the School of Social Work at the University
of Pittsburgh; Stephanie Eckstrom, Pitt-Bradford MSW program coordinator; and
student speakers chosen by their classmates, Steven Joyce of Port Allegany and
Nicole Drozdiel of Warren.
chose to give their speech together to exemplify how their group had come together
since beginning their degrees in 2010.
to Joyce and Drozdiel, those graduating were Lindsey Anderson of Jamestown,
N.Y.; Michael Baxter, Daryl Johnson, and Dianna Wadlow, all of Allegany, N.Y.;
Scott Connor of Dunkirk, N.Y.; Brandy Deckman, Sheri Lothridge, Jenelle Page
and Karen Prymak, all of Olean, N.Y.; Kara Hart, Stephanie Henris and Jessica
Lonzi, all of Bradford; Treena Holmes-Hulings of Warren; Jennifer Safford of
Port Allegany; and Kimberly Warner of Portville, N.Y.
of Pittsburgh MSW program at Pitt-Bradford is coordinated by Stephanie
Eckstrom. For more information, contact her at 814-362-7527 or firstname.lastname@example.org.