Long Journey to Graduation

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Passaic County Community College
39th Commencement
May 19,  2011


Spotlight on our Graduates / Class of 2011
The DARC Program

The DARC program at PCCC is a grant-funded program that enables adults who have earned some college credits to return to college and finish their degree.

Three of the DARC students who will receive their long-awaited degrees in this year’s commencement ceremonies tell their stories about the journey to graduation.

Marleen Espinal

Marleen Espinal – North Haledon
Associate in Applied Science Degree

Irene Farese

Irene Farese - Wayne
Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts Degree
Concentration: Humanities

Oscar Feliciano

Oscar Feliciano - Paterson
Associate in Applied Science Degree
Concentration: Computer Science

Linda Finnan

Linda Finnan – Hawthorne
Associate in Arts  in Liberal Arts Degree
Concentration : Psychology
Valedictorian: Class of 2011