Jodi L. Kamant, a 2005 graduate of Tamaqua Area High School, recently graduated from Kutztown University on Dec. 19, 2009.

She student taught the fall semester in the Hamburg and Schuylkill Haven Area School Districts and attained a 4.0 GPA.

She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education with a concentration in psychology.

She graduated with high honors (magna cum laude).

She is the is the daughter of Deborah Kamant and Michael Hartz of Tamaqua.