Local Albright College students spending fall semester 2017 studying abroad

The following local Albright College students are spending fall 2017 studying overseas: Adamaris Muniz Tirado, a senior biology/evolutionary studies major from Reading, Pa., is studying in Alicante, Spain. Muniz Tirado received a Santander Scholarship for the semester. Given to high-achieving students with financial need, these scholarships are made possible through an agreement between Albright and Santander Bank, […]

Darian Gordon inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Darian Gordon of Bernville, Pa., was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Gordon is pursuing a degree in Animal Science at The University of Findlay. Gordon is among approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into Phi […]

Students named to Alvernian newspaper staff

Alvernia University students are serving as members of the Alvernian student newspaper staff for the fall of 2017: Communication major Madelyn Johnston of Reading is serving as managing editor Communication major Cheyenne Ettinger of Birdsboro is serving as news editor Communication major Justin Herforth of Douglassville is serving as opinion editor

Charlotte Jones attends Newseum conference in Washington, D.C.

Charlotte Jones of Fleetwood is one of 13 Lebanon Valley College students who attended a conference at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., “How Will Public Discussion Thrive?” this month. Jones, a graduate of Fleetwood Area High School, is pursuing a bachelor of science in digital communications and art and visual culture at The Valley. The […]

Lebanon Valley College recognizes peer mentors

Lebanon Valley College welcomes 65 students who will participate in the Peer Mentor Program and guide new and transfer students through their first few months at The Valley. Peer mentors are responsible for assisting new students in succeeding personally, socially, and academically through connections to the College and their peers. 2017 peer mentor students include: […]

Lebanon Valley College announces student government roster

Lebanon Valley College’s Student Government is tasked with fostering understanding, communication, and cooperation among students, faculty, and administrators. Student Government is comprised of 36 full-time students. Among them are the following local students: Jessica Zeiner of Leesport, a graduate of Schuylkill Valley High School, is serving as vice-president for the class of 2018 and is pursuing […]

Lebanon Valley College welcomes Legacy Members of class of 2021

Lebanon Valley College welcomes its Legacy enrollees as part of the incoming Class of 2021. Legacy students – children of Lebanon Valley College graduates – receive a $2,500 scholarship each year. Legacy students in the Class of 2021 include: Morgan Weidemoyer of Blandon, a graduate of Fleetwood Area High School, is pursuing a bachelor of science in communication science and disorders at The […]

Lycoming College student Lisa Le was inducted into English honor society

The Lycoming College chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the national honor society for English majors, inducted Lisa Le, from Reading, Pa. in the spring of 2017. Sigma Tau Delta is an international English society that strives to promote interest in literature and the English language by fostering creative and critical writing skills and conferring distinction for high achievement. A candidate […]

Local students guide Susquehanna University tours

Several students are working as student ambassadors this year at Susquehanna University. Among them are: Emily Lepore, of Hereford, is an early childhood education major in the Class of 2018. A 2014 graduate of Upper Perkiomen High School, she is the daughter of Ronald and Kathy Lepore; and  Marquise Richards, of Reading, is a communications-digital multimedia-broadcasting major in the Class of 2018. A 2012 graduate of ReadingHigh School, he is the son of Nicole Richards and Giovanni Antonetti. To become an ambassador, […]