A total of 486 students received degrees from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania at the winter commencement ceremony Dec. 14 at Koehler Fieldhouse. The following local students received degrees.
Bath: Zachary Sommer, George Stilgenbauer
Catasauqua: Jordan Dardas, Samantha Weinert
Northampton: Ashley Dziedzic, Kelsey Reifinger
Whitehall: Sara Bringenberg, Brandon Yazji
East Stroudsburg University, one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, opened in 1893 as East Stroudsburg Normal School. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate programs, 21 master’s programs and two doctoral programs. Over 6,000 students are enrolled for the high quality, affordable and accessible education ESU provides. Nearly 30,000 ESU alumni live in Pennsylvania.