Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Wallenpaupack Area High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Wallenpaupack Area High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Wallenpaupack Area High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Wallenpaupack Area High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
Members of the Class of 2018 received their diplomas May 20 at Colgate University's 197th Commencement. Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations delivered the keynote address.
Nearly 1,700 students have been named to the Spring 2018 Dean's List at Kutztown University. To be eligible for the Dean's List, an undergraduate student must be registered for at least 12 credits and have a minimum grade point average of 3.60.
Wheaton College students recently performed in the Conservatory of Music's 2018 Commencement Celebration Concert.
More than 2,000 high-achieving students have been named to the Dean's List for the spring semester at Northampton Community College. The honor is reserved for students who have completed a minimum of 6 credits and achieved at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale in the spring 2018 semester.
Exercise science majors led demonstrations of hands-on demonstrations of sophisticated biomechanical measurement equipment for high school students from Wyoming Valley West as part of National Biomechanics Day at The University of Scranton.
USciences inducted its newest members into the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy Alpha Tau Chapter of Rho Chi, the Academic Honor Society in Pharmacy. Rho Chi recognizes and encourages academic excellence. To be nominated for membership in Rho Chi, a student must rank among the top 20 percent of his or her class and have completed at least the fall semester of their fourth year. The society also accepts membership for graduate students, faculty, alumni, as well as an honorary membership.
Wilkes University Student Dylan Hunt of Hawley, Pa. 18428 Presented Award at Annual Scholarship Luncheon
More than 200 Wilkes University students received scholarships at the March 22 annual Scholarship Luncheon on March 22. Scholarship students were recognized along with the donors whose gifts made the scholarships possible.
Lebanon Valley College is pleased to announce that the following students have been accepted for admission at The Valley.
Wallenpaupack Area High School Graduate Brian Rose Earns Dean's Award with Distinction at Colgate University
Students who receive a term grade point average of 3.6 or higher while completing at least three courses for a conventional letter grade during the fall 2017 semester earn the Dean's Award with Distinction.
The Cedar Crest College Psychology Club is open to all students who share an interest in the field of Psychology. The organization meets on a regular basis, plans educational programs, sponsors speakers and produces a newsletter titled, "Stream of Consciousness." 2017-18 Cedar Crest College Psychology Club officers are: President - Amanda Mann; Vice President - Kaelee Venditti; Secretary - Claire Little; Treasurer - Danielle Robinson; Advisor - Micah Sadigh.
Several students were recently elected to the executive board of Susquehanna University's Enactus team. Enactus is an international, nonprofit organization that challenges students from more than 1,600 campuses in 36 countries to take what they are learning in the classroom and use it to improve local and international communities. During its competitive history, SU Enactus has consistently placed high in regional and national competitions that measure team success.
Fourteen Coastal Carolina University business students traveled to Charlotte for a Career Trek to meet with employers over the course of two days. Students met with employers from Aerotek, Vanguard, Red Ventures and Ingersoll Rand and participated in various types of activities, including resume-building and LinkedIn workshops, Q&A sessions with employers and more. The purpose of this trip was to bring top-performing business students to the attention of employers and recruiters in the Charlotte area due to the large percentage of CCU alumni relocating to Charlotte after graduation.
The Royal Experience Summer Internship Program provides 16 University of Scranton students, selected from a competitive pool, a stipend of up to $4,000 to ease the burden of accepting a meaningful unpaid internship. The program is funded by the philanthropy of the University's Parents' Executive Council and the donations of alumni and friends of the University.
This summer, some Albright College students are trading the beach and pool for the laboratory and library, as they participate in an Albright Creative Research Experience (ACRE) project.
Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
Twenty students recently spent time in Austria as part of the university's Global Opportunities (GO) program. The required cross-cultural GO program exposes students to different cultures as a way of teaching them more about their own while they grow into globally minded citizens. GO Austria: National History, Global Responsibilities encouraged students to reflect on the impact of the Nazi party on modern-day life in the country.
Thirteen Susquehanna students participated in the recent Enactus USA Regional Competition in Washington, D.C. This year marks the team's 13th regional win and advances the team to the national competition in Kansas City, Mo., next month. Susquehanna's Enactus group is one of more than 1,600 chapters on college campuses in 40 countries. Within these chapters, student teams bring business acumen to community service projects while practicing leadership, teamwork and communication skills.
Seniors of Lycoming College's Video and Film Arts program will present more than a dozen short films at a screening on April 21 at 7 p.m. in the Community Arts Center in downtown Williamsport.
Sophomore guard Bridgette Mann (Canadensis, Pa./Wallenpaupack) took the game over late on Saturday at Rochester, as the guard lifted the fifth-ranked University of Scranton women's basketball team to the 2016 Chuck Resler Invitational Championship in a four-point victory. For her efforts over the weekend in a pair of victories for the Lady Royals, Mann has been named the University of Scranton Athlete of the Week for the period ending Nov. 20, 2016.