Alexandra Wargo Nichols of Penn Forest Township, Jim Thorpe, has been named to the dean's list for the fall semester at USciences Philadelphia. Students achieving this status must have attained a semester GPA of 3.40 or above.

Alexandra is pursuing a bachelor's degree in biology with a concentration in the physician assistant program.

A 2008 graduate of Jim Thorpe Area High School, Alexandra is a laboratory assistant in the USciences biology lab, a nurse assistant volunteer at University of Pennsylvania Hospital, a member of the chorus and chamber choir, and also serves as a guide for prospective students.

She is the daughter of Audrey Wargo of Penn Forest Township, and Martin Nichols, and the granddaughter of Mary P. Wargo of Penn Forest Township.