Albright College students named to spring 2017 dean’s list

The following local Albright College students were named to the dean’s list for the 2017 spring semester: Zachary Griffith, a junior political science/classical studies major; Shaun Johnson, a senior business administration: economics/mathematics major; Anh Nguyen, a senior business administration: marketing major; Marissa Scalese, a senior business administration major; Khanh Vuong, a junior accounting major; Kiara Eisenhower, a sophomore fashion/design major; Kayla Harding, a sophomore business administration/marketing major; Jennifer Heydt, a sophomore English major; Trung Nguyen, a sophomore mathematics major; William Adams, a junior chemistry major; Briana Berstler, a freshman biology major; Tram Chu, a junior accounting major; and Linh Vuong, a freshman alpha major, all from Reading. Albright […]

Craig Grohoski named resident assistant at Alvernia University

Craig Grohoski of Mount Penn, is serving as a Resident Assistant at Alvernia University for the 2017-18 academic year. Grohoski, is studying Accounting at Alvernia and is a graduate of Exeter Township Senior High School. Resident Assistants (RAs) are upper-class students who reside in Alvernia’s residence halls and help build strong and healthy residential communities, which complement and extend classroom learning. As an RA, Grohoski encourages student responsibility […]

Students earn dean’s list honors at Saint Joseph’s University

The following students earned dean’s list honors for the spring 2017 semester at Saint Joseph’s University: Bernadette Simcik, Rachel Cox, Samantha Hagelbarger and Samantha Kane all of Reading.

Lucy Horn helping first-year students adjust to Alvernia University

Lucy Horn of Reading is serving as an Orientation Weekend Leader at Alvernia University for Orientation Weekend, Aug. 24-27, 2017. The weekend is full of events for the incoming Class of 2021. Horn is studying Occupational Therapy at Alvernia and is a graduate of Agora Cyber Charter School. Alvernia Orientation Weekend Leaders (OWL) or Orientation Assistants (OA) are current university students who play integral roles in New Student […]

Briana Zdradzinski named Kutztown University Presidential Ambassador

Briana Zdradzinski of Reading has been named a Presidential Ambassador at Kutztown University. Founded in 1997, the Presidential Ambassadors is a student organization that works directly with the President’s Office and the Kutztown University Foundation and Alumni Relations. The mission of the group is to support events that connect current students with alumni, faculty, staff and university friends; to […]

Lebanon Valley College welcomes record high 513 new students

The quiet and serene campus turned quickly to excitement during Move-in Day at Lebanon Valley College. Happy greetings among roommates and staff assisting new families blended with the sounds of coaching whistles on the fields and music rising from the Pride of The Valley Marching Band on the quad. Deavor Koch of Reading, a graduate of Exeter Township High […]

Wilkes University awards degree to Andrea Bannon of Reading

Wilkes University held its summer commencement ceremony on Sept. 10 in the Henry Gymnasium of the Arnaud C. Marts Sports and Conference Center. The University awarded 403 doctoral, master’s and bachelor’s degrees to students graduating after the completion of the summer 2017 semester. Andrea Bannon of Reading, Pa., received a bachelor of science in nursing degree.

Exeter Township High School graduate named Presidential Fellow at Susquehanna University

Priscilla Kim of Reading was selected to be a Presidential Fellow for the 2017-18 academic year at Susquehanna University. Each year, approximately 20 sophomore students are selected to be Presidential Fellows. Deans and department heads nominate students they feel have the academic ability, enthusiasm and interest to benefit from co-curricular discussions of literature, theater and current events. During the […]

Jonathan S. Kim of Reading enrolls at Colby College

Jonathan S. Kim of Reading, Pa., enrolled at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, this fall. Before classes began Sept. 6, Kim took part in a weeklong orientation that included a civic engagement component in downtown Waterville, an introduction to academic and intellectual life at Colby, and an address by the Dr. Frank and Theodora Miselis Professor of Chemistry D. […]

Angelica Gilpin earns dean’s list honor at Central Penn College

Angelica Gilpin, of Reading, has been named to the Central Penn College Dean’s List for the spring 2017 term. Gilpin is majoring in the accounting bachelor of science program. To qualify for the designation, a student must carry six or more credits and earn a grade-point average of 3.5 or better for the term.