The following local students graduated this spring from Bates College, Lewiston, Maine:
• Madeline Locke, of Utica, received a bachelor’s degree in Chinese and economics with a minor in east Asian studies.
She is the daughter of William F. and Merritt S. Locke, also of Utica.
She is a 2014 graduate of Emma Willard School.
• Emma Zulch, of Sherrill, received a bachelor’s degree in biological chemistry with a minor in dance.
She is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Peter A. Zulch, also of Sherrill.
She is a 2014 graduate of Vernon-Verona-Sherrill High