Zarillo earns masterís

Angela Zarrillo of Independence graduated with a Master of Education at William Woods University in Fulton, Mo. She graduated along with 545 other students during the December commencement ceremony.

Fletcher completes masterís

Corinne Leigh Fletcher, a 2007 Truman High School graduate, recently finished her Master of Science program in Astrophysics from Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University in Bonn, Germany. Her thesis focused on the analysis of early-stage massive star formations and her research was carried out at the Max Plank Institute for Radio Astronomy. Fletcher also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from the University of Missouri in Columbia. She will begin her PhD program in Space Science at the Florida Institute of Technology this month.

- Brandon Dumsky