Mansfield University president’s list announced for spring 2018 semester

Mansfield University president’s list announced for spring 2018 semester MANSFIELD – One hundred thirteen students have been named to the Mansfield University president’s list for the spring 2018 semester. To be named to the president’s list, a student must attend the university full-time and attain at least a 4.0 QPA for the semester. Area students […]

Reading Public Library holds viewing parties for IMLS Medal award celebration

Reading Public Library holds viewing parties for IMLS Medal award celebration READING – On Thursday, May 24, Reading Public Library was awarded the 2018 National Medal for Museum and Library Service at a ceremony at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C. Representing the library were Executive Director, Bronwen Gamble, President of the Board of Trustees, Nancy Campbell, […]

Kutztown Finishes Ninth in PSAC’s Dixon Trophy Standings

Kutztown Finishes Ninth in PSAC’s Dixon Trophy Standings 5/22/2018 | Baseball PSAC Release | Dixon Trophy Standings KUTZTOWN – Kutztown University finished in ninth place in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC)’s 2017-18 Dixon Trophy Standings, released by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon. It is the best finish for KU since it placed seventh following the […]

New Institute will enhance public education in Pennsylvania

New Institute will enhance public education in Pennsylvania The Institute for Educational Governance and Leadership promises to enhance children’s education through thought leadership and research ANNVILLE – Pennsylvania’s 500 school districts grapple daily with complex issues of educational quality, safety, equity, and oversight. A new partnership-the first of its kind in Pennsylvania-will provide vital research […]

Local students named to dean’s list at Eastern Mennonite University

Local students named to dean’s list at Eastern Mennonite University Eastern Mennonite University is pleased to recognize the following local students who are named to the spring 2018 dean’s list: Megan Breidigan and Rachel Breidigan, both of Douglassville. The Dean’s List, compiled at the end of each term, includes degree-seeking students who achieve a semester GPA […]

Lebanon Valley College celebrates nearly 500 students during 2018 commencement

Lebanon Valley College celebrates nearly 500 students during 2018 commencement ANNVILLE – Nearly 500 students celebrated their academic success and achievements during Lebanon Valley College’s 149th Commencement Saturday, May 12, in Louis A. Sorrentino Gymnasium. Local students include: Anderson Orr of Wernersville, who received a bachelor of science in business administration. Orr received the following […]

Elizabethtown announces hire of vice president for student life

Elizabethtown announces hire of vice president for student life Celestino Limas comes to College from Washington’s Heritage University ELIZABETHTOWN – Elizabethtown College has named Dr. Celestino José Limas as vice president for student life; he begins the position July 1, 2018. A former vice president for student affairs and enrollment at Heritage University in Toppenish, Washington, […]

Wilkes University awards degrees

Wilkes University awards degrees WILKES-BARRE  Wilkes University awarded nearly 800 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees at its 71st spring commencement ceremonies May 19. Amanda Bialek of Fleetwood received a bachelor of arts in communications studies Briana DeLong of Temple received a bachelor of science in biochemistry Amber Dietrich of Bernville received a doctor of pharmacy […]

Local student Rachel Breidigan recognized for Eastern Mennonite University honor

Local student Rachel Breidigan recognized for Eastern Mennonite University honor More than 130 students were honored during Eastern Mennonite University’s spring recognition chapel. Among them was Rachel Breidigan of Douglassville, who was recognized as a pastoral assistant and for servant leadership in nursing. Leadership style and abilities emerge from experience and from constant learning, Vice […]

Bucknell students named to dean’s list

Bucknell students named to dean’s list LEWISBURG – Bucknell University has released the dean’s list for outstanding academic achievement during the spring semester of the 2017-18 academic year. A student must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0 to receive dean’s list recognition. Caroline Edelman, class of 2018, […]