Resident embarks on study trip abroad

Tara Westington of Ridgefield, a student at King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is currently studying at University College of Dublin, Ireland. She is the daughter of Nancy and Steve Westington.

Westington is a junior environmental studies major with a minor in political economics and is a member of the Student Alumni Association, Circle K and the Environmental and Outdoors Club.

She is one of nine King’s College students studying in a foreign country for academic credit during the spring semester.