Murphy Bennett , a Tamaqua Area High School graduate, attained another 4.0 grade point average to make the Dean's List at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Bennett is a sophomore enrolled in the Deaf Education program She is also the secretary of the IUP Rugby Club, co-president of Sign-In, a sign language club that preforms to music, and a member of Phi Eta Sigma National Honor society.

Murphy is the daughter of Rick and Debbie Bennett of Tamaqua.