These local residents recently graduated from college.
Lindsey Waters of Woodside graduated from the University of Vermont on May 18 with a bachelor's degree in English in the College of Arts and Sciences. In the fall of 2012, she was named to the dean's list.
Giovanna Baffico of Menlo Park graduated May 23 from Marist College with a bachelor's degree in French.
Matthew C. Susk of Woodside graduated with a degree in economics on May 18 from St. Lawrence University.
Sophia Chrystel Cornew of Portola Valley graduated May 24 from Bowdoin College with a major in economics and a minor in biology.
Ryan Quincy of Menlo Park graduated from Rice University on May 17 with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.
Stephen Leadenham of Menlo Park earned a master's degree in mechanical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Michael Darrow, son of Sandra and Lewis Darrow of Menlo Park, graduated May 17 from Macalester College with a degree in physics.
Benjamin Godfrey of Portola Valley graduated summa cum laude from the University of California, Davis, with a degree in physics. He will be entering the Ph.D. physics program in condensed matter at U.C. Davis this fall.
These four Menlo Park residents graduated from Boston University: Adam C. Luce, doctor of medicine, cum laude; Zachary D. Clarence, bachelor of fine arts in acting; Claire H. Sutton, bachelor of science in film and television, magna cum laude; and Aliya A. Lakha, master's degree in medical science.