St. Margaret’s graduates 28
|Members of St. Margaret’s School Class of 2013 include, first row from left, Katherine Roman, Elisabeth Williams, Aliviana Najjar, Isis Daniel, Ana Megal, Ariana Contreras and Neul Seo; second row, Thu Do, Phoebe Temple, Kate Passagaluppi, Morgan Peake, Kei Ikeda, Shuyue Yang and Caitlin Horton; third row, Linh Tran, Manxi Qin, Yi Zhang, Minh Nguyen, Rachael Moss, Jasmine Pinder and Lindsay Longest; fourth row, Savannah Suttle, Elizabeth McCarthy, Genesis Claure, Alexis Bruzgal, Tiffany Sutton and Shihui Zeng.|
Among the 28 seniors who graduated from St. Margaret’s School on June 1, seven are students from the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula.
Next fall, the members of the Class of 2013 will matriculate to a wide variety of colleges and universities across the nation and around the world including: Mount Holyoke College, Longwood University, Michigan State University, Oxford College of Emory University, and Virginia Tech.
Local graduates include: Alexis Kendall Lee Bruzgal (Virginia Tech), daughter of Dr. Joseph B. Bruzgul Jr. of Orchard Park, N.Y., and Kendall Stoneham of Lancaster; Lindsay Carolyn Longest (Lynchburg College), daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry E. Longest Jr. of Mechanicsville; Elizabeth Latané McCarthy (Longwood University), daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene McCarthy III of Dunnsville; Ana Michelle Megal (Shenandoah University), daughter Mr. and Mrs. David J. Megel of Lottsburg; Rachael Michelle Moss (Wofford College), daughter of Donald Scott Moss of Kinsale; Kathryn Gordon Passagaluppi (University of Mississippi), daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William T. Passagaluppi of Tappahannock; and Tiffany Sierra Sutton (Seton Hill University), daughter of Ms. Sheila Sutton of Milford.
Other graduating students include: Genesis Bertina Claure (Bellarmine University), Ariana Contreras (Marshall University), Isis Monique Daniel (McDaniel College), Thu Dai Thien Do (University of Washington), Caitlin Elizabeth Horton (Rocky Mountain College), Kei Ikeda (Temple University Japan), Allie Davis McVeigh (Lynn University), Aliviana Joy Najjar (Oxford College of Emory University), Minh Ngoc Nguyen (Mount Holyoke College), Morgan Kay Peake (High Point University), Jasmine Abriana Pinder (Mount Holyoke College), Manxi Qin (Syracuse University), Katherine Elizabeth Roman (Lynchburg College), Neul Seo (American University), Savannah Theadosia Suttle (Piedmont Virginia Community College), Phoebe Elizabeth Temple (The College of Wooster), Linh Phan Khanh Tran (Seattle University), Elisabeth Flickinger Williams (Bryn Mawr College), Shuyue Yang (Drexel University), Shihui Zeng (Michigan State University), and Yi Zhang (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign).
In keeping with tradition, head of school Margaret Broad read a citation for each graduate consisting of the student’s own words about her time at St. Margaret’s and the words of her advisor. Broad, who is retiring this year, was also recognized during the ceremony when the senior class presented her with a St. Margaret’s diploma of her own.