Eldersburg resident Sara Griffiths was among more than 5,000 students who received degrees during Drexel University's 125th commencement last spring. Griffiths earned a master of science degree from Drexel's College of Information Science and Technology.

Finksburg resident Krystle Alder was among the 587 students at Shepherd University in West Virginia who were named to the dean's list for the spring semester.