Thirty 10th grade students from Christina Murakami's English class, as well as some members of the Medical Careers Club of the Carbondale Area High School, participated in a "Celebrating Your Health Care Hero" essay contest and were recognized with a certificate and movie passes.
The primary goal of the event was to promote career opportunities in health care. Janet Rusnak is the advisor for the Medical Careers Club.
From left, front row: Kaitlin Thomas, Kaila Puza, Bryanna Emmett, Makaila Mosolino, Kara Kilhullen, Veronica Evans, Madison Algayer and Katie Bischack. Middle row: Jarrod Arendt, Billy Nevins, Sarah Sweet, Tiffany Frisbie, Jennifer Kunklemann, Alyssa Korman, Brianna Gowat, Audrey Gardus, Natasha Gillott, Mackenzie Mauro, Brooke Juice, Alexa Sanderson, Lauren Pizzichemi, Ashley Hightower, Taira Tonkin, Arika Giglia, Angelina Munifo and Melissa Morgan. Back row: Janet Rusnak, Stacy Kohut, Craig Huston, Jared Daniels, Mark Roche, Chris Larson, Jonathan Jablonowski, Bradley Sales, Bobby Brady, Karsyn Wright, Kyle Burrell, Melissa Cosmetis, NickCliff, Emily Jablonowski, Sarah Totsky, Mackenzie Mancuso and Christina Murakami.