UNIVERSITY PARK - The following area students earned degrees during spring commencement exercises at Pennsylvania State University:

- Ahmad M. Abuomar, Mount Carmel, University Park Campus, with distinction, Bachelor of Science degrees in computer science and mathematics.

- Alicia C. Batts, Dalmatia, World Campus, Master of Public Administration.

- Samuel D. Borowik, Ashland, University Park, with high distinction, Bachelor of Arts, English.

- Neil Breskiewicz, Elysburg, University Park, Bachelor of Science, microbiology.

- Nina M. Britton, Ashland, Harrisburg Campus, Master of Arts, applied clinical psychology.

- Adriana M. Brokus, Elysburg, University Park, Bachelor of Arts, advertising/public relations.

- Troy L. Brown, Mount Carmel, Harrisburg Campus, Bachelor of Science, criminal justice.

- Jarret J. Clark, Sunbury, University Park, Bachelor of Architectural Engineering.

- Chelsie G. Diehl, Sunbury, University Park, Bachelor of Arts, psychology.

- Danielle R. Egick, Sunbury, University Park, Bachelor of Arts degrees in advertising/public relations and political science.

- Teila L. English, Kulpmont, World Campus, Associate of Science, two-year human development and family studies.

- Kareana L. Gerrity, Mount Carmel, University Park, Bachelor of Arts, crime, law and justice.

- Emily L. Harlos, Sunbury, University Park, Bachelor of Science, kinesiology.

- Marissa N. Herb, Coal Township, University Park, Bachelor of Science, nutritional sciences.

- Thomas J. Heromin, Elysbur, University Park, with distinction, Bachelor of Science, civil engineering.

- Cody J. Kalinoski, Coal Township, University Park, Bachelor of Science, materials science and engineering.

- Kaylee R. Kerstetter, Coal Township, University Park, Bachelor of Arts, political science.

- James P. Kline, Sunbury, University Park, Bachelor of Architectural Engineering.

- Evan G. Kohl, Sunbury, University Park, Bachelor of Science, agribusiness management.

- John J. Lamb, Elysburg, University Park, Bachelor of Arts, political science.

- Justin F. Latorre, Kulpmont, University Park, Bachelor of Science, mechanical engineering.

- Nathan T. Laudenslager, Dalmatia, University Park, Bachelor of Science, aerospace engineering.

- Maria B. Montellano, Mount Carmel, University Park, Bachelor of Science, nursing.

- Kurtis S. Myhre, Catawissa, University Park, Bachelor of Science, mechanical engineering.

- Essie M. Reed, Shamokin, College of Medicine - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Doctor of Medicine.

- Chelsea E. Shervinskie, Sunbury, Hazleton Campus, with distinction, Bachelor of Arts, letters, arts and sciences.

- Morgan L. Shulski, Elysburg, University Park, Bachelor of Arts, advertising/public relations.

- Mark J. Shultz, Shamokin, University Park, with high distinction, Bachelor of Science, marketing.

- Emily E. Skonecki, Mount Carmel, University Park, Bachelor of Science, biology.

- Brooke A. Stankiewicz, Coal Township, World Campus, Bachelor of Science, crime, law and justice.