Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Wyoming Valley West High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Wyoming Valley West High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Wyoming Valley West High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Wyoming Valley West High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
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.
University of Scranton students inducted into Psi Chi, the national honor society in psychology. Qualifications for induction into the honor society include a major or minor in psychology, rank in the top 35 percent in general scholarship, and superior scholarship in psychology. The University's chapter of the honor society was established in 1969.
Delaware Valley University is pleased to announce that 42 students were inducted into the Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society on March 25, 2018. Alpha Lambda Delta encourages superior scholastic achievement among first-year students. The Society promotes intelligent living and a continued high standard of learning. Members are encouraged to recognize and develop meaningful goals for their unique roles in society. To be inducted, students must have a GPA of 3.5 or better during their first full-time year.
Lebanon Valley College is pleased to announce that the following students have been accepted for admission at The Valley.
Elizabethtown (Pa.) College announced the names of students whose outstanding academic performances have earned them the recognition of being included on the fall 2017 dean's list. Students on the dean's list are full-time undergraduate students who earn a semester grade point average of 3.60 or better in 14 or more credit hours, of which at least 12 credits are letter-graded course work.
Kutztown University has conferred degrees on more than 475 students during the summer, fall and winter semesters. Kutztown University announces degree conferment twice a year, once in the winter and once in the summer. Commencement exercises are held in May and December; however, students finish the requirements for graduation throughout the entire year. The following students have been awarded degrees since the spring 2017 announcement. The cumulative grade point average necessary for honors distinction is: with honor (cum laude) 3.40; with high honor (magna cum laude) 3.60 and with highest honor (summa cum laude) 3.80. Students listed multiple times have been awarded more than one degree. Students who have requested privacy (FERPA) are not listed publicly.
Delaware Valley University students had the opportunity to participate in a leadership development program over winter break. LeaderShape and DelVal partnered to host a session of the Institute from Jan. 15 through Jan. 20 in Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania. LeaderShape Institute is recognized nationally as one of the premier leadership development programs for college students. The University received a $50,000 gift from William and Laurie Schutt that made it possible for the students to participate in the program.
The students elected to the Executive Board of Wilkes University's Student Government are are asked to represent the entire student body, acting as a liaison between the students and administration. They plan and coordinate activities on campus, and promote fellowship, scholarship, and the name of Wilkes University.
Seven undergraduate students are granted President's Fellowships for Summer Research in 2017. The fellowships, administered by the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, offer each student the chance to partner with a faculty mentor to complete a research project during the summer. Each project was proposed and designed by the student and their faculty mentor.
Accounting students at Wilkes University's Jay S. Sidhu School of Business and Leadership will offer free tax assistance to the public through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program.
The Passan School of Nursing at Wilkes University Hosts Professional Induction Ceremony for Bachelor of Science in Nursing
The Passan School of Nursing at Wilkes University hosts the Professional Induction Ceremony as a way to recognize incoming nursing students who have demonstrated basic competency in safety, communication, and basic skills in the nursing simulation center. During the ceremony, students receive their Passan School of Nursing white lab coat for clinical training and sign The Nursing Code of Ethics.
Lycoming College has selected the resident assistants for the 2016-2017 academic year. Resident assistants serve as a leader in their residential community and enforce College policies and procedures to ensure health and safety in the residence halls. They also assist with building an authentic community on their hallway, and plan, facilitate, and evaluate social and educational programs for residents in their community.
Elizabethtown College Theatre presented "Unnecessary Farce", a crime comedy.
Thirty-one Wilkes University education students are gaining hands-on classroom experience as student teachers during the spring 2014 semester.