SUBMITTED PHOTO Local residents were among 14 University of Scranton students who participated in the National Jesuit Student Leadership Conference held at the University of Detroit Mercy during the summer. The national conference, held at a different Jesuit University each summer, entails group discussions, a day of service and various workshops focused on furthering the development of students’ leadership from a Jesuit perspective. Among the students who participated in the conference was Julia Romanovich of Peckville. From left, first row: Erin Doran and Mollie Boyd. Second row: Joseph Fullam, Megan Fabian, Jeffrey Colucci, Conor Nealon, Bridget Pynn, Abril Lopez, Fahad Ashraf, Aubrianna Rice, Cory Freivald, Julia Romanovich, Simone van der Lee and Kevin Ambicki.