BLOOMSBURG - Taryn Gilger of Shamokin graduated May 17 from Bloomsburg University with a Master of Science in elementary education. Her degree certifies her in elementary education for kindergarten through sixth grade and health education for kindergarten through 12th grade.

Gilger graduated from Bloomsburg University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in exercise science.

A 2007 graduate of Our Lady of Lourdes Regional High School, she is employed as an exercise specialist at the Employee Recreation Center at Geisinger Health System, Woodbine Clinic, Danville.

She is a daughter of Bill and JoAnne Gilger and a granddaughter of Elizabeth Gilger, all of Shamokin.