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News Makers

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Jennifer Snyder, Palmerton, was inducted into the Psi Chi National Honor Society at Misericordia University in Dallas recently.

Induction is open to students who major or minor in psychology.

Each student must successfully complete nine credit hours of study, maintain at least a 3.0 average in their nine credits of psychology courses and must also be in the top 35 percent of their class.

Saturday, May 9, 2015
Morgans

Lyndsey Morgans of Delano has successfully passed the programmatic National Healthcareer Association (NHA) accreditation exams. Morgans is a graduate of the McCann School of Business and Technology's, Pottsville campus, Phlebotomist program. She passed the NHA's Certified Phlebotomy Technician Examination.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

John Ginder, a senior at Penn State Berks, has been named to the dean's list for the fall semester.

John, a 2010 graduate of Pleasant Valley High School, is the son of Alice and Terry Ginder of Kresgeville.

While at Penn State he has been involved in Thon, and is a Lion Ambassador for PSU.

He will graduate in May with a degree in kinesiology, with a minor in business and a minor in psychology.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Jacqueline McMullen, Tamaqua, was recently inducted by the Department of English at Misericordia University into the Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society.

Sigma Tau Delta was founded in 1924 and has about 800 active chapters in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and the Caribbean.

The society's central purpose is to confer distinction upon students of the English language and literature in undergraduate, graduate and professional studies, according to the society.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Air Force Airman 1st Class Kaitlyn E. Flack graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Misericordia University students enrolled in the weekday occupational therapy master's degree program recently received their pins and presented their group research projects during the annual Graduate Research Presentation Conference in Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall on the campus in Dallas.

Local students included Melanie Clabia of Weatherly and Deborah Keys of Jim Thorpe.

Saturday, May 9, 2015
Krammes

Patricia Krammes of Orwigsburg has successfully passed the National Healthcareer Association's Clinical Medical Assistant Certification Examination. She is a graduate of the McCann School of Business and Technology, Pottsville campus.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Army Pvt. Nicolas S. Covine has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.

Saturday, May 9, 2015
Dougherty

Tina Darlene Dougherty of New Ringgold has successfully passed the National Healthcareer Association's Clinical Medical Assistant Certification Examination. She is a graduate of the McCann School of Business and Technology, Pottsville campus.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Jordan Behrens of Jim Thorpe and Aaron Martinez of Albrightsville have been named to the dean's list for fall 2014 at Penn State Wilkes-Barre.

To be eligible for dean's list, undergraduate students must achieve a one semester grade point average of at least 3.5.