Emily Howe, of Derby, was awarded a bachelor of arts degree, summa cum laude, at the 136th commencement of Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Mass. on May 21, 2012.
At Boston College, Emily was a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, The Golden Key International Honors Society, Alpha Sigma Nu National Honor Society, Sigma Alpha Lambda National Honor Society, and the Bellarmine Law Society. She was invited to become a member of BC's Communication Honors Program and was presented the Dorman Picklesimer Jr. Outstanding Award for superior academic achievement in her major and the Pre-Law Program.
Emily is currently employed as a wrangler at the Paradise Guest Ranch in Buffalo, Wyo. , before returning to Boston in the fall to prepare for law school. She is a 2008 graduate of North Country Union High School in Newport, and is the daughter of Gregory and Billie Howe of Derby.