Congratulations to these 2023 graduates from our parish

Congratulations to the following graduates from our parish:

Emily Surace

  • Parents: Steve and Gina Surace.
  • Graduated: Summa cum laude from Utica University with a master’s degree.
  • Employment: Fourth-grade teacher at Notre Dame Elementary School.

Rachel Surace

  • Parents: Steve and Gina Surace.
  • Graduated: St. John Fisher University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing
  • Employment: Dynamic Designs Solutions based out of North Carolina in a sales position.

Antonio L. Ricco III

  • Parent: Anthony Ricco.
  • Graduated: College of the Holy Cross.
  • Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in philosophy with honors, Bachelor of Arts in political science with honors, magna cum laude.
  • Awards: Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society, Phi Sigma Tau Philosophy Honor Society, The Father Flately Medal for Excellence in Philosophy.
  • Plans for the future: Attending Boston University School of Law in the fall.

Mia Peycke

  • Graduated: Clinton High School.
  • Parents: William and Maria Peycke.
  • Future plans: Mia has plans on being an author and has recently completed her first volume of short stories she hopes to publish by the end of summer. She is also an accomplished artist, enjoying drawing, painting, photography and sculpture. Mia loves spending time with her family and her pets and is looking forward to having more time to devote to her writing now that school is over. 

Rachel Van Deusen

  • Graduated: St. John Fisher University.
  • Parents. Rob and Sandy VanDeusen
  • Honors: Magma cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing; Latin honors.
  • Future: She is a pediatric nurse at Upstate Medical Golisano Children’s Hospital in Syracuse.

Michael Boyer

  • Parents: Chris and Maria Boyer.
  • Graduated: University of Tampa (December 2022).
  • Degree: Bachelor of science in business entrepreneurship.
  • Plans for the future: Working in Tampa and starting a company as a solar energy consultant. 

Vanessa Jones

  • Parents: Marie and David Jones. 
  • Graduated: Syracuse University.
  • Degree: Bachelor of science in Inclusive Elementary and Special Education. 
  • Plans for the future: She will be a first-grade teacher at Ed Smith School in Syracuse this fall.