Pierre Croce

FOXBORO — Bachelor’s degrees in the arts, sciences, business and education were awarded to approximately 2,000 graduates in the Class of 2021 during Bridgewater State University’s 180th Spring Commencement Convocation held for the first time off campus at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro on Saturday.

And master’s degrees and certificates of advanced graduate study were awarded to approximately 900 graduate students from the Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 on Thursday.

The college held multiple graduation ceremonies from Thursday to Saturday to celebrate the Class of 2021 and also the Class of 2020, which didn't have a traditional in-person graduation due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The following local residents were among the undergraduates who received diplomas:

Abington

Disha Bhavsar, Abigail Budwey, Patrick Callanan, Shawn Cornell, Meghan Donaher, Katie Donovan, Marty Golightly, Cecelia Hartsgrove, Dylan Little, Jill Meegan, Jaelynn Monterio, Abigail Morgan, Noreen Mulligan, Robert Nelson, Lauren Schuberth, Leah Simmons and Gilberto Soares. 

Avon

Jimmy Bun, Arthur Coffey, Tracy Denton, Tiffany Harriott, Thanh Le, Peter Panagopoulos and Vivian Phillips. 

Bridgewater

Rosi Abernathy, Andrew Arsenault, Nicholas Baldwin, Matthew Bentley, Alexander Bernier, Tanner Brakken, Hannah Brousseau, Robert Buczek, Jessica Bullio, Shaun Charland, Ellie Cooper, Kaylee Crooks-Letourneau, Gloria Croteau, Brandon Deangelis, Chelsea Defelice, Amanda Dollard, Luis Escobar, Devon Fitzgerald, Meg Foley, Amanda Giambanco, Tyler Glavin, Alyssa Gonzales, Grace Goodwin, Nicole Guilbault, Tyler Harrington, Taylor Higgins, Ben Howe, Jenna Hudson, Kaci Hull, Mohamed Ibrahim, Kelsey Irwin, Kyle James, Kerri Judge, Katlyn Kelly, Nephthalie Kimani, Elizabeth LeBlanc, Taylor Loyd, Meagan Marshall, Carlyn Mason, Tom McCuddy, Joey McDermott, Emily Miller, Emily Montour, Elijah Mott, Andrea Nason, Briana O'Neill, Liz Parrish, Mikayla Pierce, Victoria Pinard, Alexandra Powers, Mark Quersher, Kelly Reed, Kyle Shea, Trevor Sheehan, Valerie Sikora, David Skiendiel, Kyle Snow, Chris Spivey-Ortiz, Kristine Stearns, Courtney Sullivan, Amanda Tavares, Brynna Turner, Kym Turpin, Shawn Whitaker, Corey White, Nicholas Williams, Rob Wilson and Tingting Zheng. 

Brockton

Keyana Adarkwah, Myriam Agbortoko, Michailoff Alexis, Oschild Alexis, Sansha Alexis, Alisha Alves, Christina Antoine, Pamela Arthur, Tomas Arzeno, Stephanie Avila, Nyanah Baez, Melissa Barbosa, Christopher Bazile, Nicholas Belony, Christina Benoit, Tara Bien-Aime, Saunteena Bruce, Sarah Butler,  Emmanuella Cantave, Yavier Castro, Zachary Clifford, Iva Correia, Kelcy Cruz, Jania Da Silva, Andrew Daniels, Saviana De Andrade Galvao, Clara De Leon, Nilza De Pina, Francisco Dejesus, Bryanna Derocha, Vanessa Desousa, Sory Diakite, Belmira Dos Santos, Kevin Dosreis, Geovani Duarte, Nicole Dudley-Bruce, Payton Dunn, Racquel Durocher, Wendy Edouard, Klismann Evora, Diana Fernandes, Jailson Fernandes, Jake Flanagan, Ryan Foley, Christopher Fontes, Matt Frasu, Clinton Freire, Adrian Garcia, Eugenia  Goncalves, Fatiana Goncalves, Kateline Goncalves, Melissa Goncalves, Elizangela Gonsalves, Diana Gonzalez, Kayla Gould, Sarah Griffin, Amy Gudinas-Warner,  Khialla Hawkins, Mishelle Hebshie, Hakheem Hinkson, Hannah Holland, Aleigha Howze, Jennifer Hunnewell, Bettya Jean-Baptiste, Rachel Jean-Baptiste, Brisharra Jennings, Samantha Jonassaint, Jeanne Joseph-Bray, Wilkelson Julien, Eugenie Kavanagh, Sean King, Tuvie Kirnon-Davis, Catherine Knight, Cassis Lafleur, John Lally, Demall Lee, Amanda Lemoyne, Elizabeth Lincoln, Ashley Lopes, Carla Lopes, Domingas Lopes, Pennina Lorthe, Dorca Louis, Farah Louis, Caity MacMillan, Michel Maraney, Joel Marquez, Brien Massie, Mike Mathieu, Zachary McClure, Natasha McKenzie, Noelle Moliere, Nadiya Monteiro, Nedson Monteiro, Taisha Morales, Maxwell Moukit, Ryan O'Connor, Rhys Papineau, Mitchell Papineau, Korey Paull, Debora Pereira, Patrick Perry, Manuel Pina, Ashley Pires, Jennifer Pognon-Michel, Tyler Porciello, Jenelle Pryce, Miza Ribeiro, Schona Riley, Jordan Roderick, Lilian Rodrigues Varela, Mauro Semedo, Nayara Semedo, Zarin Sikder, Mandy Smith, Ricardo Smith, Erin Sullivan, Jessica Sullivan, Elsa Suxo Fortes, Claudia Tavares, Carmira Tessier, Julia Thomas, Dean Vacca, Perprika Valcin, Nuria Veiga, Kyle Walker, Matthew Walls, Brianna Wangnoon and Maria Williams. 

Carver

Morgan Brown, Zach Burt, Tomas Campbell, Sarah Corbin, Haley Dries, Ashley Ferguson, Sarah Hannant, Rachel Hoffman, Kayli Hom, Patrick Hurley, Leslie O'Neill, Haley Rice, Matthew Roberts, Tiana Rowell and Madison Staples. 

Easton

Elinor Ault, Katherine Ault, Ryan Carney, Alexa DiStefano, Drew Donovan, Rachael Flynn, Anaika Joseph, Christopher Keenan, Mercedes Martin, Chris Mcdougall, Taylor Wooster and Alana Zimmerman. 

East Bridgewater

Hannah Burton, Ethan Child, Kayley Coyne, Martin Egan, Alicia Franzie, Alexis Gouthro, Bridget Immar, Jessica Keith, Andrew Kuhn, Alexa Laslie, Erin Liberty, Kyle Lincoln, Malika Magloire, Sophia Mann, Sarah Mannett, Jenavieve Mason, Zac McLaughlin, Melissa Morgan, Paige Norman, Ian Peterson, Ryon Pratt, Olivia Rodricks, Matthew Vo, Brendan Ward, Austin Whalen and Gordon Zemotel. 

Halifax

Olivia Ahlman, Nathan Carroll, Andrew Champa, Rachel Connors, Maggie Czarniak, Joey Garuti, Scott Laundry, Victoria Lawson, Amanda LeBlanc, Kyle Maker, James Merksamer, Jordan Murphy, Katie Russo, Daniel Smith, Dan Smith and Noah Whitney.

Hanover

Curtis Blake, Dean Chandler, Jonathan Crespi, Phil Desimone, Alexis Ellis, Thomas Foley, Katie Getschal, Abby Goodson, Jeffrey Grant, Peter Graziano, Jake Hirsch, Skye Howard, Caroline Marriner, Jared Marriner, Tom Martin, Haley McCusker, Nathan Melo, Katherine Norton, Jodie O'Connor, Lindsey O'Leary, Drew Panico, David Parisi and Rebecca Scafidi. 

Hanson

Justin Blight, Kiana Bueno, Leann Chambers, Kevin Chapman, Jessica Gaudreau, Elizabeth Greenleaf, Matt Josselyn, Noelle Marquardt, John McKinnon, John Muha, Kristen O'Leary, Fiona Shaw, Elizabeth Short, Rachael Swan, Meghan Taylor and Noelle Troupe. 

Holbrook

Brian Destoop, Zachary Ehrstein, Kylee Gavin, Andrew Grant, Tommy Grzybinski, Gina Guarino, Amira Hardaway, Dat Le, Lucia Morelli, Donald Moscone, Ross Parlon and Patricia Ryan. 

Kingston

Josh Bean, Justin Bean, Lia Cocomazzi, Daniel Croce, Shelby Crosby, Trever Dennett, Matthew Donohue, Julia Gillis, Kayla Haskins, Jessica Huard, Laura King, Jason Lamb, Nikki Montanaro, Danielle Owens, Jenna Robertson, Colby Ross, Alex Ruprecht, William Sexton, Austin Vitagliano, Meghan Whitman and Camaron Wormald. 

Middleboro

Anthony Abi-Saad, Kelsey Beecher, Maeghan Bielski, Genevieve Blais, Kylie Bock, Gabrielle Boutin, Olivia Briggs, Kailyn Cogan, Taylor Crehan, Maia Daschke, Jayson Davis, Kathleen D'Errico, Ross Desciscio, Mackenzie DiNapoli, Aoife Fogarty, Kelcie Gidley, Kelsey Griffith, Nicole Heffernan, Jeremy Hermanson, Meaghan Hurley, Amy Karalus, Nate Kellum, Diana Lawson, Ian Lemieux, Abbey Logan, Rachel Mann, Erin Mealey, Samuel Mosher, Catherine O'Regan, Heather Parks, Lucas Poteau, Jacob Robbins, Karalyn Robinson, Nicholas Schlack, Jeremy Simmons, Emily Surette, Logan Teceno, Jessie Vilk, Allison Whitney and Erica Williamson. 

Norton

Dylan Ashburn, Stefanie Baptista, Ben Belinsky, Ellen Boockoff, Ben Burgess, Hunter Campagna, Brian Cronin, Callie Desmarais, Jess Feeney, Amanda Galpin, William Gordon, Casey Holmes, Allison Hunt, Stephanie Iagatta, Charbel Lattouf, Julie Maia, Shane McCarthy, Ryan Mello, Nicole Nagle, Thomas O'Leary, Sonia Velazquez, Hunter Weatherby and Sarah Weber. 

Pembroke

Kelsey Butler, Shannon Cahill, Ian Calhoun, Daniel Chahine, Kyle Davy, Meghan Delang, David Delrosso, Molly Glass, Daniel Guerini, Miranda Hamn, Jessica Hannon, Courtney Horvath, Kelli Lynch, Steven McIntyre, Joseph Morrissey, Jillian Oteri, Payton Schlager, Samantha Snyder, Nicholas Tsekeris, John Vitale, William Watts and Kasey Zielinski. 

Plymouth

Caileigh Badore, Patrick Brady, Jared Browne, Sara Calabro, Latesha Chaplic, Olivia Crawford, Katherine Cronin, Matthew Cushing, Sydni Dabkowski, Kevin Deardon, Michael Delano, Rachael Dineen, Andrew Disher, Shane Driskell, Gayle Drummond, Samantha Fanning, Grace Gallagher, Nate Grant, Albert Howard, Scott Jansen, Gavin Johnson, Maddison Lopes, Annie Luscko, Matt Marrano, Christopher McCabe, Rachel McGuire, Susan McNeill, Andrew Meyer, Megan Mineo, Candi Nasuti, Brett Parker, Kate Parker, Aman Patel, Christina Payeras-Rutherford, Jean-Ashler Pierre-Toussaint, Alec Pontbriand, Isabella Provo, Sasha Rockwell, Haylee Saraiva, Kymberly Shorey, Ben Skaggs, Abby Soares, Charles Souza, Julia Swirbalus, Amber Telford, Allyson Tolles, Julie Tribou, Joshua Volta, Ray Ward, Daniel Westbrook, Ryan Winterson, Courtney Wood, Brianna Zemeitus and Alexandra Zoebisch. 

Plympton

Emily Adams, Emily Hayes, Isabelle Kitabjian, Nicole Lyons and Jessie Nunley. 

Randolph

Khadiga Bereir, Katus Brown, Cristina Burgo, Luke Donovan, Andrew Francis, Miles Graham, Angelica Greenidge, Asia Houston, Robert Lee, Arianna Lewis-Cardoso, Elson Lopes, Rebecca Monestime, Adaisha Straughn, Sean Sullivan, Jonathan Trzcinski, Michaela Vick, Katie Walsh and Sarah Wright. 

Rockland

Lauren Cavagnaro, Nick Derbes, Marina Dinino, Hallie Ferguson, Miriam Gitonga, Pat Glennon, Emily Kirslis, Ryan Leavitt, Molly McLellan, Michael McPeck, Evan Murphy, Digna Nunez, Meghan Nunn, Jared Ochenduszko, Caroline Perry, Jeremy Russell and Sean Smyth.

Raynham

Jarad Aker, Liz Bechtel, Carrissa Cabral, Emily Catalano, Katie Chute, Ben Cohn, Chelsey Daly, Sarah Davis, Korey Dufault, Bryan Feeney, Olivia Giovannone, Anthony Gray, Ryan Irvine, Michelle Kirby, Alexis LaPlante, Johangel Lorenzo, Carissa McCarthy, Emalia Monteiro, Noah Paige, Lauren Pray, Melissa Ribeiro, Cruzmayrie Rosado-Lorenzo, Victoria Russo, Deitrich Wahl and Courtney Wasuk. 

Rockland

Lauren Cavagnaro, Nick Derbes, Marina Dinino, Hallie Ferguson, Miriam Gitonga, Pat Glennon, Emily Kirslis, Ryan Leavitt, Molly McLellan, Michael McPeck, Evan Murphy, Digna Nunez, Meghan Nunn, Jared Ochenduszko, Caroline Perry, Jeremy Russell and Sean Smyth. 

Stoughton

Rachael Alpert, Drew Ames, Tyson Antonino, Rachel Asulin, Kashala Auguste-Vargas, Michael Bowlby, Juleisha Buckmire, Curtis Burris, Celina DaRosa, Kyla Darosa, Harley David, Jayme Deberardinis, Meredith Dewey, Trevor Dubovy, Zaria Durant, Kaylee Ferreira, Dylan Flynn, Amanda Gallant, Ja Goncalves, Fionna Joyce, Anastasia Kokhanova, Rebecca Lawson, Yu Lei, Ryan Loughran, Loubensky Lucas, Xzavian Marrero, Tyler McGibbon, Roland Millien, Josh Mitchell, Matheus Moreira, Stacie Nankin, Kaitlyn Olden, Didier Paul, Douglas Seaman, Abby Smargon, Nicole Soncrant, Alyssa St John, Tanya Stanley, Mark Tarabay, Caroline Tobin, Brittney Valderrama, Elijah Wendel and Alexis Wright. 

Taunton

Leonilde Alfama, Love Bailey, Kathleen Baptista, Eva Benson, Jennifer Bezanson, Mark Boulanger, Erin Bresnahan, Troy Bryce, Haley Burbank, Monique Burnett, Jillian Bzdula, Lilly Cabral, Waleska Cabrera, Nancy Calixte Iqbal, Ryan Connors, Alexis Correira, Alex Crisman, Shawn Curran, Leshauna Dejesus, Kaitlyn Duhaime, Stephanie Fontes, Carina Freitas, Brianna Gordon, Beth Gracia, Kelsey Gracia, Sarah Gracia, Kevin Hawkins, Eliza Hoenigke, Caitlin Holt, Coleman King, Maxia Labady, Deanna Labrecque, Chyenne Laranjo, Alexa Leandres, Cynthia Lobo, Devin Lopes, Mari Luc, Tayla MacKinnon, Tiffany MacLean, TJ Martineau, Denise McDade, Maximo Mugica Gonzalez, Katie Muldoon, Lexi Napolitano, Meghan Navarro, Lyndsey Pineo, Amanda Pond, Kylie Reyes, Drew Ross, Benilde Santos, Andreia Sena-Martins, Gabrielle Sleeper, Cody Smith, Olivia Sweeney, Carla Teixeira, Therissa Toussaint, Andrew Trainor, Derek Tran and Lu Vega, Katie Werra.

West Bridgewater

Colleen Daly, Jayna Donlan, Erica English, Amaya Mack, Erin Marble, Alli May, Colby McCabe, Meg Outerbridge, Ryleigh Porter, Riley Willis and Danielle Wood. 

Whitman

Spencer Adams, Christina Benner, Caitlin Capachione, David Charam, Haley Churchill, Elizabeth Craven, Tryn Crowley, Brianna Demarco, Juliana Diramio, Alyssa Dore, Alyssa Fraher, Melissa Gagnon, Carolann Hurley, William Jolliemore, Megan Moran, Lukas Moscoso, Jack Nichols, Cat O'Leary, Amanda Sesock, Kevin Thibeault and Samantha Vicente. 

The following local residents were among the graduate students who received diplomas:

Abington

Rachel Casey, Brianna Donovan, Viviane Freitas Scofano, Taylor Giardina and Kelly McGowan.

Avon

Nicole Berry and Jennifer Crane.

Bridgewater

Eric Bell, Brianna Beninati, Lisa Caltagirone, Toni Campbell, Andrew Costantini, Melissa Gonsalves, Randi Hatch, Sungwan Kim, Minyoung Kwak, Tyler Lawson, Megan Libby, Michaela McCarthy, Kristen Mcgillvray, Michael McKinnon, Andrea Monteith, Lakshmi Ongolu, Derek Pazolt, Jenna Pieper, Linn Polyak, Kira Salhaney, Colby Scarsella, Elizabeth Sergey, Sunder Singhani, Fábio Wilson Teixeira Varela and Kimberly Wolohojian.

Brockton

Dori Beasley, Jazmine Bradsher, Allison Colarusso, Ivanilde DaRosa, Emily DePina, Allisha Dorilas, Kevin Fung, Jeff Jules, Nicole Litton, Patricia Lugo, Joseph Matta, Joao Moreira, Maddison Mulvey and Chris Olcott.

Carver

Jake Galewski and Rebecca Mitchell.

Easton

James Meissner.

East Bridgewater

Katelyn Gardner, Caroline Gordon, Jessica Hatchfield, Kara Marx, Nicole Smith and Christofer Volz.

Halifax

Daniel Miranda and Danielle Robbins.

Hanover

Katie Cianciola, Paul Economos and Erika Tarquini.

Hanson

Megan Fallon and Colin Josselyn.

Holbrook

Tara Blake, Elizabeth Brady and Elizabeth Hunter.

Kingston

Zachary Azar.

Middleboro

Desiree Cunha, Scott Dawson, Cameron Hogg, Jake Holman, Shamika Leahy, Monique Lyttle-Centeio, Brian Montgomery, Emily Ryan and Audrey Spina.

Norton

Emily Boockoff, Jonathan Christiana, Katelyn Owens and Lisa Tucker.

Pembroke

Kristin Gerhart, Megan Royek, Siobhan Ryan and Shelby Zacher.

Plymouth

Brendan Davidson, Adrian Halpin, Elizabeth Hayes, Jennifer Healy, Meredith Kasianowicz, Amy Lyons, Paige Maddy, Travis Markram, Brittany Murphy, Meghan Petrell, Kayla Shannon, Victoria Smith, Samantha Taylor, Lauren Burgess and Jill Carr.

Randolph

Sabrina Contois, Rhesa Cumberbatch, Haley McCarthy, Kristy Philistin and Barbara Powers.

Raynham

Kimberly Barrett, Brian Humenuk, Virginia Letendre and Kemill Logarta.

Rockland

Samantha Bradshaw, Keryn Cordo, Ellen Long, Melissa Moore and Chelsea Moses.

Stoughton

Kelly Barros, Anika Charles, Rachel Estremera, Pat Mccloud, Nicole Prescott and Carolyn Truax.

Taunton

Silviane Alves, Julie Aponte, Amanda Backstrom, Joshua Barbour, Joshua Cordeiro, John Correira, Lauren Desousa, Aarlyn Ferris, Riley Fleck, John Julio, Emma Lantieri, Jzanev Leitao, Kylie Munise, Amanda Ransom, Michael Rose, Matthew Van Zandt, Kaitlynn Willette and Alyssa Yuen.

West Bridgewater

Fiona Carruthers and Stephen Reddington.

Whitman

Kristen Allen, Michelle Little, John Sherman, Jessica Sims and Andrew Talbot

Source : https://www.enterprisenews.com/story/news/education/graduation/2021/08/01/bridgewater-state-university-undergraduate-graduate-2020-2021-commencement-ceremonies-gillette/8057454002/

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Bridgewater State University celebrates Class of 2020, 2021 at commencement ceremonies

Source:The Enterprise

Bridgewater State University celebrates Class of 2020, 2021 at commencement ceremonies