Friday, April 28, 2017

News Makers

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Brittany Erbe, Coaldale, graduated on May 9 from Westminster College in New Wilmington.

She majored in mathematics

Erbe is the daughter of Michael Erbe and a graduate of Panther Valley High School.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Aaron Fehnel of Palmerton was named to the spring 2015 dean's list for Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology. In order for a student to be named to the dean's list, they must have a 3.25 GPA or higher at the end of the semester.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Erica Gallis of Orwigsburg, a student at Johns Hopkins University, has joined 35 other college students from around the country to participate in the 2015 Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.

The interns were selected from a pool of nearly 800 applicants by a panel of library curators and specialists.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Amy Sue Evans, of Lehighton, received her master of science in nursing degree from the College of Social Sciences at Loyola University.

The university in New Orleans recognized 1,011 degrees at its undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on May 9.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Avery Day, daughter of Christopher and Kimberly Day of Jim Thorpe, was named to the dean's list for the 2015 spring semester while attending East Stroudsburg University.

Avery, a 2013 graduate of Jim Thorpe Area High School, is majoring in elementary education and special education.

Her GPA for the semester was 4.0.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Brynne Brouse from Slatington was recognized on the dean's list for the 2015 spring semester while attending Washington College.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Bloomsburg, has recently released its list of students named to the dean's list for the spring semester of the 2014-2015 academic year. To qualify for dean's List, a student must earn a quality point average of 3.5 or higher (based on 4.0) during the semester.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 10,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of education, business, liberal arts and science and technology.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

A Northwestern Lehigh High School senior has been recognized as one of 10 prestigious Nordenberg Leadership Scholars.

Daneen Haas, the daughter of Eric and Brenda Haas of Orefield, plans to study chemical engineering.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Cherise DeMelfi recently graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia with a bachelor of science degree in kinesiology with a minor in Spanish.

She has been on the dean's list throughout her collegiate years.

Completing an internship with Temple University Episcopal Hospital, Cherise currently resides in Philadelphia and has accepted an internship in Madrid, Spain, where she plans to continue her studies.

DeMelfi is a graduate of Hazleton Area High School.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Zachary Michael of Walnutport has been named to the dean's list at Norwich University in Northfield, Vermont, for the spring 2015 semester.