University of the Sciences
Melissa Vargas, of Coplay, and Jaden Daubert, of Northampton, were among the graduates recognized during University of the Sciences’ 199th commencement celebration, a virtual ceremony, held May 20.
Both graduated with Doctor of Pharmacy degrees.
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Noble Keyser, of Walnutport, was among 3,417 graduates who received degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln during a virtual graduation celebration May 9. Keyser earned a Master of Science from the office of graduate studies.
The May graduates are from 54 countries, 45 states and Puerto Rico and 250 Nebraska communities.
Lebanon Valley College
Jessica Kroboth, of Whitehall, was recently inducted into Sigma Alpha Pi Honor Society at Lebanon Valley College. Kroboth, a graduate of Whitehall High School, is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science.
Sigma Alpha Pi is the National Honor Society of Leadership and Success. The society serves as a powerful force of good in the greater community by encouraging and organizing action to better the world. Students are selected for induction based upon their GPA and level of involvement.
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania recognized 362 students who were scheduled to be recognized at this year’s annual honors convocation, which was not held due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coplay: Marina Zardet
Northampton: Sarah Heidecker, Tyler Miller, Sara Pease
Walnutport: Colin Marth, Drake Pristash, Kirstin Stettler
Pennsylvania State University
Taylor Blazinsky, of Northampton, was recently initiated into the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Blazinsky was initiated at Pennsylvania State University.
Brandy N. Moser and Korina V. Zambrano, both of Northampton, were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Boston University.
Each school and college at Boston University has their own criterion for the dean’s list, but students generally must attain a 3.5 grade-point average or be in the top 30 percent of their class while maintaining a full course load as a full-time student.
Morgan Sherwin, of Coplay, has been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester at Quinnipiac University. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn a grade-point average of at least 3.5 with no grade lower than C. Full-time students must complete at least 14 credits in a semester, with at least 12 credits that have been graded on a letter grade basis to be eligible. Part-time students must complete at least six credits during a semester.
Widener University announced the students named to the fall 2019 dean’s list.
Catasauqua: Mitchell Phillips, biology
Coplay: Zachary Billie, civil engineering; Abigail Gillespie, nursing
Northampton: Megan Walter, nursing
Wilkes University interim Provost Terese Wignot announced the dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester. To be named to the dean’s list, students must obtain a minimum 3.5 GPA and carry at least 12 credits.
Bath: Domenica Lerch, Melody Mayer
Catasauqua: Rose Dietrich, Ryder Egner Faustner, Brandon Norton, Steven Ritter
Danielsville: Logan Biechy
Northampton: Jared Angerman, Regann Hobby, Carissa Kern, Elena Kreger, Ethan Schwartz
Whitehall: Sarah Sejour, Emily Yenser
Moravian College named more than 725 students to the dean’s honor list for the fall 2019 semester. Students who carry three or more course units during the fall or spring term and attain a grade-point average for the term of 3.5 or higher are placed on the dean’s honor list.
Bath: Nathan Bendekovits, Alex Cabanela, Gabrielle Demchak, Harry Faber, Elizabeth Horn, Jacob Kanyuk, Olivia Lucas, Haris Naveed, Meredith Roe, Claire Smith, Will Stackhouse
Catasauqua: Brandon Adams, Rodney Berger, Allyson Kovach, Olivia Schlofer, Autumn Schray, Crystal Yautz