BRANCHBURG, NJ - Twenty three senior students from the Academy for Health and Medical Sciences at Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School received their Associates Degrees in General Science from Raritan Valley Community College May 14. 

As part of an accelerated program, these students will also be receiving their high school diplomas from Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School June 22. 

The following students received their degrees:  Samuel Bucek of Bridgewater (Summa Cum Laude), Matthew Calapatia of Hillsborough (Cum Laude), Ian Dominic De Los Reyes of Bridgewater (Magna Cum Laude), Claire Foster of Flemington (Magna Cum Laude), Jonathan Garaffa of Skillman (Summa Cum Laude), Samyak Gupta of Flemington (Magna Cum Laude), Alexander Insdorf of Belle Mead, Masood Karimi of Somerset, Ramya Kommidi of Franklin Park (Magna Cum Laude), Aaron Lee of Raritan (Magna Cum Laude), Alexandra Lilly of Martinsville (Summa Cum Laude), Alina Lou of Hillsborough (Summa Cum Laude), Martyn Megaloudis of North Plainfield, Suraj Patel of Somerville, Swati Patel of Somerset (Magna Cum Laude), Harini Prayaga of Bridgewater (Cum Laude), Kiran Raja of Bridgewater (Summa Cum Laude), Mitali Shah of Hillsborough (Magna Cum Laude), Shanaya Shah of Hillsborough (Magna Cum Laude), Alexander Shu of Somerset (Magna Cum Laude), Christopher Silva of Green Brook (Magna Cum Laude), and David Sosidko of Pittstown (Summa Cum Laude).

For more information, contact James Strickhart at 908-526-8900, ext. 7169, or