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News Makers

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.

Saturday, April 18, 2015
Maloney

Kaitlin Maloney has been named to the fall 2014 dean's list at the Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware.

Maloney has been selected for publication in the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law and will serve as articles editor on the Journal's 2015-2016 Administrative Board.

She served as the Silent Auction Co-Chair for the Public Interest Law Alliance, which raises funding for unpaid summer positions with the government or in the public interest sector and is active in the Widener Woman's Law Caucus.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Daniel Dalonzo of Palmerton, recently graduated from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.

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, April 18, 2015
Becker

U.S. Navy FN Danielle Becker has graduated from boot camp at Naval Station Great Lakes on April 3.

Becker is the daughter of Kathy (Rodgers) Becker of Jim Thorpe and Daniel J Becker of Lehighton.

She is a graduate of Jim Thorpe Senior High School. She has a sister, Christa Becker, residing in Washington state who is also a Navy veteran, a brother Luke Becker at home and a nephew Avery. Danielle is a third-generation sailor and fourth-generation military on her dad's side of the family.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Andrew Nosti, Lehighton, a member of the Class of 2018 at Gettysburg College, has been placed on the dean's honor list (3.6 or above) for the in the fall 2014 semester.

He is majoring in history.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Air Force Airman Adam M. Seals 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.

Seals is the son of Lucy and David Seals of Palmerton.