Brittany Homcha of Nesquehoning was recently notified that she has attained the dean's list for the fall 2011 semester at Washington and Jefferson College in Washington, Pa.

She is a senior majoring in biochemistry and is a member of the Delta Gamma Society. She is active in numerous volunteer health organizations and plans to pursue further studies in the medical field.

Brittany is the daughter of Steve and Marge Homcha of Nesquehoning and the granddaughter of Frank and Helen Homcha of Nesquehoning and Joseph and Florence Felip of Summit Hill. She is a 2008 graduate of Marian Catholic High School.