Area Students Graduate from Lafayette College

EASTON, PA – The following local residents have graduated from Lafayette College in Easton, Pa. The students were among 585 undergraduate students in the Class of 2012 awarded degrees at Lafayette’s 177th Commencement.

Award-winning television and film director, writer, producer, and actor Garry Marshall gave the Commencement address to an audience of family and friends gathered under sunny skies on the Quad.

Alison Finn of Oswego, N.Y. graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of arts degree in history and religious studies (double major).

Justin Pagano of Oswego, N.Y. graduated with a bachelor of science in chemistry, with honors in chemistry.

Lafayette is a top liberal arts college with 2,400 students and 210 full-time faculty that offers a wide variety of undergraduate degree programs including engineering.

With close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia, Lafayette has one of the highest endowment-per-student rates in the nation.

This means ample resources to fuel student research and provide opportunities for study abroad, internships and field work. It means outstanding facilities, Division I sports, and funding for 250 student groups on one of the most beautiful campuses in the country.