LCCC 2017 RESPIRATORY THERAPY GRADUATES-Luzerne County Community College recently awarded degrees to graduates of the College’s respiratory therapy program. Members of the graduating class also attended a pinning ceremony to celebrate their achievements. Shown are, from left, first row --Kristen VanVliete, RRT, Mountain Top, adjunct faculty, LCCC; Terry Capece, RRT-NPS, adjunct faculty, LCCC; Alexandra Hengst, vice president, LCCC Respiratory Therapy Club; Amber Mink, Whitney Poremba, secretary, LCCC Respiratory Therapy Club; Minette Yepkam, and Mollie Breech. Row two: John Conrad, RRT-NPS, director, clinical education, respiratory therapy, LCCC; Brittany Samsel, Jasely Portuhondo, Elizabeth Quinn, Drums; Brittany Elmes, and Nicole Crisman. Back: Chris Tino, RRT, Drums, associate professor and director, respiratory therapy, LCCC; Kimberly Canzler, Nicole Fenkner, Joe Chyko, president, LCCC Respiratory Therapy Club; Marina Ogneva, and Joshua Rugletic.