ADAMS

Benjamin Alibozek, Bachelor of Arts degree in History. A 2010 graduate of Hoosac Valley High School, he is the son of Steven and Jennifer Alibozek. During his college career he was a member of the men's rugby club team, the History Honor Society and the National Honor Society. Alibozek will receive political science and criminal justice minors, and was named to the Spring 2014 Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. Amanda Badorini, Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. A 2008 graduate of Hoosac Valley High School, she is the daughter of Mark and Lechelle Badorini.

Jessica Gamari, Bachelor of Arts degree in English and

Communications. A 2010 graduate of Hoosac Valley High School, she is the daughter of Laurie and James Gamari. During her college career, Gamari served as editor-in-chief, managing editor, photographer, designer, staff writer and senior news editor of The MCLA Beacon. A member of the women's cross-country team for four years, she was named to the MASCAC All-Academic Team all four years. She also received the Hardman Scholarship, was inducted into the Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Chi, and Lambda Iota Tau honors societies, and was named to the Dean's List.

Sarah Manley, Bachelor of Science degree in Business

Administration, concentrating in Marketing and Management. She is the daughter of Barbara Manley.

Carla Thomas, Master's in Business Administration (PMBA) degree. Thomas received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in 2011, when she graduated summa cum laude. She is the mother of Monica Thomas.

Danielle Wiencek, Bachelor of Science degree in Business

Administration. A 2010 graduate of Hoosac Valley High School, she is the daughter of Tom and Debra Wiencek. During her college career, Wiencek was a member of the women's tennis team and was inducted into the Delta Mu Delta National Business Honor Society.

CHESHIRE

Virginia Marauszwski, Bachelor of Science degree in Business

Administration, concentrating in Business Information Technology. The daughter of OJ and Shirley Ridgon of Lehigh Acres, Fla., she is the wife of Nicholas (Shea) Graham and the mother of Christian, Seamus, Patrick, Jonathan and Joshua. Marauszwski received her associate degree in 2008 from Berkshire Community College.

DALTON

Dawn Sickell, Master's in Education degree. The daughter of Wendy Nickerson, she is the wife of Christopher Sickell and

the mother of Dylan and Haley. Sickell received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from MCLA, and teaches fourth grade at Craneville Elementary School.

Kathleen Young, Master's in Education degree. The daughter of Ralph and Pamela Young, she is a graduate of Wahconah Regional High School. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Classics from Saint Anselm College.

NORTH ADAMS

Kayla Armstrong, Bachelor of Arts degree in History and

Secondary Education. A 2009 graduate of Drury High School, she is the daughter of Lisa Armstrong. During her college career she was a member of Helping Hands, History Society, Education Club, Yearbook, a presenter at the Undergraduate Research Conference, and was employed in the MCLA Alumni Relations and Advancement offices. She was inducted into the Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society, received the Sears Memorial Scholarship, and was named to the Dean's List and the Spring 2014 Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges list.

Kenneth Aubin, Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. A 2008 graduate of Mount Greylock Regional High School, Aubin will go on to earn his Master's in Business Administration degree from Southern New Hampshire University.

Justin McCarthy, Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. McCarthy was a 2008 graduate of Drury High School.

Nicole Pappas, Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. A 2010

graduate of Charles H. McCann Technical High School, she is the daughter of David and Melissa Richards, and the wife of Kristopher Pappas.

Jessica Sumner, Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. The

daughter of Scott and Bernadette Sumner, she is a 2010 graduate of Drury High School. During her college career, Sumner was a member of the Dance Company and received the John and Abigail Adams Scholarship. She was inducted into the Alpha Lamda Delta and Alpha Chi national honor

societies. Sumner is employed at Bonnie's Bunnies Daycare, where she is a day care assistant.

PITTSFIELD

Rebecca Haskell, Bachelor of Science degree in Business

Administration. She is the daughter of Karen Flynn and Jack Haskell, and the mother of Caimin and Avry. Haskell is a 2001 graduate of Pittsfield High School.

Gregg Levante, Master's in Business Administration (PMBA) degree. Levante is the son of Glenn and Linda Levante.

Amy Millis, Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary Studies. Millis is the wife of Richard, the mother of Olivia and Noah, and is employed with Pittsfield Public Schools.

Serina Stimpson, Bachelor of Arts degree in English and

Communications. A 2009 graduate of Taconic High School, she is the daughter of Teresa and James Stimpson. During her college career she was a photographer for The MCLA Beacon, secretary of the Student Athlete Advisory Council (SAC), and a student-athlete on the women's softball team. She plans to continue her studies as she pursues her Master's degree in Sport Management from Southern New Hampshire University.

Kayla Wendling, Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. She is the wife of Eric Drayman and the mother of Ari and Shaw. She is a Special Education teacher at Drury High School, and previously received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Hartford.

WILLIAMSTOWN

Amanda Burnham, Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. The

daughter of Tom Burnham and Patricia Malanga, she is a 2002 graduate of Mount Greylock Regional High School.

Vermont

ARLINGTON

Tabatha Cross of Arlington, Vt., Master's in Business Administration (PMBA) degree. She is the wife of David Cross and the mother of Bailey, Jaden and Brady. A 1996 graduate of Arlington Memorial High School, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. She is employed at Southwestern Vermont Health Care, where she works in Human Resources.

BENNINGTON

Rachel Essaf Maher, Bachelor of Art degree in English and

Communications. A 1998 graduate of Mount Anthony Union High School, she is the wife of Terry Maher and the mother of Andrew, Ryan and Isaac. She received her associate degree in Art from the Community College of Vermont in 2006. During her college career she was a Writing Associate and was a member of the Alpha Chi, Mu Omega, Lamba Iota Tau honor societies. Maher also is a published writer.

SAINT ALBANS

Jennifer Larow-Metcalf, Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology. A 1998 graduate of Pittsfield High School, she is the daughter of Dale and Heather Larow and the mother of Tayler and Samantha Metcalf. She received her associate degree in Criminal Justice from Berkshire County Community College. During her college career, she was named to the Dean's List.

STAMFORD

Ashley DePaoli of Stamford, Vt., Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education with a concentration in Reading. The daughter of Lynn and Gary DePaoli, she is employed at Williamstown Community Preschool where she is a teacher.