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Drone Photography, Marketing, and More: Meet Dylan Lake

How many jobs out there will let you buy, and fly, a drone? The Country Club of Scranton did just that, for their trusted longtime employee, Dylan Lake.

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Don Jones: Embracing Life’s Challenges Through Wrestling

To Don Jones, wrestling is more than a sport, or an activity, or simply a way to maintain a  balanced and healthy lifestyle. To Don, a proud member of the Keystone Junior College Class of 1983, wrestling is a way of life, an integral part of his very existence.

2023 alumni award winners

Keystone College presents Alumni Awards

Keystone College presented alumni awards during the recent Homecoming Weekend on campus. Award winners and Keystone officials are, from left: Shannon Giedieviells Buckley, Dickson City, Class of 2016, Helping Hands Award; Tyler Gilroy, Carbondale, Class...
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Homecoming Memories 2023

Homecoming at Keystone College is always one of the best weekends of the year at Keystone College.

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Keystone Creates New Initiative For Graduate and Adult Education

Since its founding more than 150 years ago, Keystone College has been well known for going the extra mile to provide the best education possible to undergraduate students of all ages and backgrounds. Now, Keystone is taking that same expertise and...
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Krystle Kowalczyk: Criminal Justice Master’s Degree Fits in With Busy Lifestyle

As a longtime criminal justice professional, Krystle Kowalczyk knows that expertise and education are the keys to a meaningful and successful career. Now, as a graduate student in Keystone College’s master’s degree program in criminal justice, Krystle is...
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Jeremy Collins: Keystone Is the Right Fit For Multiple Degrees  

As an adult student, Jeremy Collins experienced the thrill of a lifetime in 2021 when he walked across the stage to receive his bachelor of science degree in criminal justice. However, the personal satisfaction he felt that day didn’t end with a...
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Christy Davall: Looking Forward to New Careers After Her Master’s Degree

Keystone College graduate Christy Davall readily admits she has enjoyed a long and meaningful career as a 911 dispatch operator in nearby Wyoming County, Pa. In fact, dedication to her profession has helped save numerous lives and given aid and comfort...
Melinda Owens Bennett ‘09

Finding Balance with Melinda Owens Bennett ‘09

In artistic terms, balance is how equal or unequal a visual appears. Harmony is when combined elements complement each other. At Keystone, Melinda Owens Bennett found harmonious balance not only in art, but in all aspects of daily living. As a Mountain...

Keystone alumnus named coach of the year

Congratulations to Keystone College alumnus Paul Devine '13 who was named the girls track and field coach of the year by the Scranton Times-Tribune.     More News
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Our Alumni

They believed. They belonged.

Keystone alumni are impressive for many reasons. Throughout the years our alumni have not only achieved recognition across the United States but are known for their accomplishments around the world. Business professionals, writers, educators, and many other graduates in numerous occupations have proven that the value of a Keystone education is indeed a recipe for success.

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Alumni Spotlight: Shannon Buckley ’16

Alumni Spotlight: Shannon Buckley ’16

Name: Shannon Buckley
Graduation Year: 2016
Bachelor of Arts in Communications, Arts, Humanities

Alumni News

Drone Photography, Marketing, and More: Meet Dylan Lake

Drone Photography, Marketing, and More: Meet Dylan Lake

Don Jones: Embracing Life’s Challenges Through Wrestling

Don Jones: Embracing Life’s Challenges Through Wrestling

Keystone College presents Alumni Awards

Keystone College presents Alumni Awards

2023 alumni award winners

2023 Alumni Awards

Keystone College honored its alumni and presented several awards during recent Homecoming festivities on campus:  From left: Shannon Buckley, ’16, Helping Hands award recipient; Tyler Gilroy ’16, Keystonian of the Year award recipient;  Dr. Fran Langan, Vice President of Institutional Advancement and Strategic Initiatives and Distinguished Service to Keystone award recipient; John Pullo, Sr. ’69, President; Elena O’Connor ’04, Alumni Association President.; and Don Cadman ’77,  who accepted the award for Eugene Frimpong ’21, Young Alumni of the Year award recipient.

See why they love Keystone.

Don’t just take it from us, let our alumni do the talking!

“When I look at my life, I go back to Keystone as really providing the nuts and bolts for all the things that would come afterward. I received a great education, and I don’t just mean great business education, but an education in how to live life.”
Kirby Hickey ’65

“Being involved in a variety of activities at Keystone really helped me grow as a person and gain the confidence I needed. I’ve gained a better perspective on who I am and what I want to do with my life. Keystone has really helped me in many ways.”
Tara Gwilliam ’12

“The faculty at Keystone is fantastic. They encourage you to set high goals for yourself and to be as creative as you possibly can.“


Lindsey Lockwood '19

Where are they now?

Keystone alumni have done some wonderful things.

Alice Davis is currently the Executive Director at the Susquehanna County Career & Technology Center. Her passion is making a difference in the lives of high school students and other adult learners.

Alice Davis '80

Liberal Arts Major

A former member of the Keystone Giants women’s volleyball team, Katie Scheuch is a physician’s assistant with Atlantic Emergency Associates in New Jersey. She credits the personal attention she received at Keystone for putting her on the path to success, 

Katie Scheuch '14

Businness and Pre-Med

Now, one of the Founding Partners at the accounting firm of WithumSmith+Brown, PC, which is the 34th largest CPA firm in the country, Len Smith was inspired by his Keystone College professors to go into the accounting profession.
Len Smith '68

Accounting Major

A former member of the Keystone Giants men’s soccer team, Abreham Kittel began his career in government as an intern with the late former State Rep Sid Kavulich and went on to work as a legislative assistant with Rep. Kyle Mullins. He is  a research analyst with the Pennsylvania Senate in Harrisburg. Easy communication and a wealth of opportunities were the highlights of his Keystone career. 

Abreham Kittel '18

Social Science

A former member of the Keystone Giants track and field team, Christian English is a graphic designer at Under Armor. He appreciated the professors at Keystone for helping him grow both as a student and a person.

Christian English '14

Graphic Designer and Business

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