LEWISBURG - Bucknell University has conferred bachelor's and master's degrees to students who completed their graduation requirements during this past fall semester.

Local graduates are:

Lauren N. Apichell, Kulpmont, a daughter of MaryBeth Goretsky, of Kulpmont, and a 2009 graduate of Mount Carmel Area Junior-Senior High School. She graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and psychology.

James W. McMichael III, Danville, a graduate of Souderton Area High School. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in biology and departmental honors in biology.