MARIETTA -- Thirty-seven members of Marietta College's Physician Assistant Studies Class of 2019 participated in the annual White Coat ceremony held on Saturday, Oct. 21. The following local students participated: Kaitlin Miller of Woodsfield and Leandra Reed of St. Clairsville.

Located in Marietta, Ohio, at the confluence of the Muskingum and Ohio rivers, Marietta College is a four-year liberal arts college. Tracing its roots to the Muskingum Academy begun in 1797, the College was officially chartered in 1835. Today Marietta College serves a body of 1,200 full-time students. The College offers 45 majors and has been listed among Barron's Best Buys in College Education and Peterson's Competitive Colleges, and has been recognized as one of the top regional comprehensive colleges by U.S. News and World Report and The Princeton Review.