Dr. Lisa Ann Zalepa King, Syosset, N.Y., earned a doctorate degree in molecular and cell biology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook on May 24. She is the daughter of Ann Zalepa, formerly Ann Marie Phillips, Suscon, and Leonard Zalepa, West Pittston.
Jason Stankiewicz, Wilkes-Barre, earned a Doctor of Medicine degree on May 30 from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. Stankiewicz is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and the Hobart Amory Hare Honor Medical Society. He will begin a residency in internal and emergency medicine at Christina Care, Wilmington, Del. Stankiewicz earned a Bachelor of Science degree in 2009, graduating summa cum laude, from the University of Scranton. He graduated from J.M. Coughlin High School in 2005. He is the son of Donna and Gerald Stankiewicz, Miners Mills, Wilkes-Barre, and the grandson of Helen Kosko and the late Walter Kosko and Florence Stankiewicz and the late Peter P. Stankiewicz, all of Wilkes-Barre.