Amanda Blum, daughter of Patti Jo and the late Ronald Blum of Jim Thorpe, has been named to the dean's list for the 2009 fall semester at Cedar Crest College, Allentown.

A 2007 graduate of Jim Thorpe Area High School, Blum earned a 3.85 grade point average, in secondary education and american history.

Blum is employed at Cedar Crest College in the printing services department.