PHILADELPHIA - Bryan W. Gushen, a son of Joseph and Sharon Gushen, of Den-Mar Gardens, graduated May 23 from The University of the Sciences in a ceremony held at The Mann Center.

Gushen is a 2006 graduate of Mount Carmel Area High School.

He earned recognition while at The University of the Sciences in Rho Chi, an academic honor society in pharmacy, and earned his pharmacy degree from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, graduating cum laude.

Gushen is a grandson of William and Carol Britton, of Aristes, and the late Joseph and Dorothy Gushen, of Ashland.

A seven-year employee of CVS Pharmacy in Mount Carmel, he has accepted a position as pharmacist at Weis Markets in Pottsville.