School Notes

Doctorate

Gretta D. Ghaner of Duncansville was one of 14 graduates awarded the doctor of optometry accelerated scholars program degree from Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry at the 114th commencement ceremony on May 24 at the Kimmel Center for Performing Arts, Philadelphia. She is a ...

Penn Cambria Middle School honor roll

PENN CAMBRIA MIDDLE SCHOOL, CRESSON FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONORS EIGHTH GRADE — Elias A. Ball, Hayley A. Bianconi, Zoe N. Brigman, Kylie M. Chislow, Marissa M. Conley, Sadie M. Davison, Jada R. Dorman, Emma L. Farabaugh, Bayle J. Kuns-man, Magnus G. Lewis, Daniel R. Lightner, ...

Honor roll

PORTAGE AREA JUNIOR-SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL 12TH GRADE — Logan Baumgardner, Kayla Bergmann, Emma Beyer, Mathew Boast, Kasey Chobany, Issabella Crum, Abram Eshelman, Marisa Ference, Dominic Gallo, Kourtney Gates, Alexa Glista, Lakin Kalinoski, Makayla ...

Honor roll

BISHOP GUILFOYLE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL, ALTOONA FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL SEVENTH GRADE — Bella Adams, Andrew Crocker, Elaine Farabaugh, Patrick Haigh, Mary Irwin, Alexander Pownall, Katelyn Williams. EIGHTH GRADE — Ava Adams, Michael Brannock, Colin Butler, Joel Craig, ...

On campus

Enactus competes at national expo LORETTO — The Saint Francis University chapter of the Enactus international small business club competed at the annual National Exposition in Kansas City, Mo., on May 21. This tournament followed a regional championship win in March in Philadelphia, ...

Graduates

ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE — Alexander Gibboney, Huntingdon, bachelor’s degree in music education; Jerica Shuck, Huntingdon, cum laude, bachelor’s degree in English-professional writing; Otis Statham, Snow Shoe, bachelor’s degree in engineering.

Award winners

ST. BENEDICT SCHOOL, CARROLLTOWN HIGH HONOR ROLL Sophia Hoover, Ricky Kirsch, Kaylie Bradley, Miley Hoover, Macy Johnson. HONOR ROLL Logan Behe, Blaine Farabaugh, Kimberly Minemyer, Joseph Snedden, Leah Frederick, Mackenzie Rezk, Eli Cunningham, Aubriana Deckard, Brayden Douglas, ...

State competition

Courtesy photos St. Patrick’s School, Newry, had two teams compete in the Pennsylvania State Championships of the Odyssey of the Mind on April 7 in the Poconos. The Division 1 team (left photo) included (from left): bottom row — Lauren Garner, Miranda Little and Jack Clay; middle row — ...

Honor roll

NORTHERN BEDFORD COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL, LOYSBURG FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL 12TH GRADE — Megan Beam, Kaylee Bowers, Madison Cherry, Garett Clouse, Kaitlyn Corle, Allison Cottle, Joshua Dasher, Gabriel Dziob, Hunter Finnegan, Andrew Foor, Brianna Foor, Mackenzie Gates, Jacob ...

Honor roll

BELLWOOD-ANTIS MIDDLE SCHOOL FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL FIFTH GRADE — Rylie Andrews, Jacob Baker, Max Belis, Katelyn Brallier, Briley Campbell, Jacob Caracciolo, Macy Cherry, Vincent Daughen-baugh, Zachary Gonzalez, Lilliana Hardman, Noah Larson, Trinity Maines, Ryan ...

Sorority grants wishes to two area kids

LORETTO — The Phi Delta Kappa Sorority at Saint Francis University donated $10,152.95 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation last fall. Of this donation, $9,137.66 was used in the Greater Pennsylvania & West Virginia office and assisted with granting two wishes for children in Cambria ...

Graduates

ALTOONA BEAUTY SCHOOL Cosmetology — Maci Roush, Roaring Spring; Mariah Simondale, Tyrone; Natalie Hussey, Hollidaysburg; Tabetha Aller, Osterburg. Esthetics — Saujanya Subba, Duncansville; Stefanie Madonna, Gallitzin. Nail technician — Thida-rat (Gig) Thatsuwan, East Freedom; ...

Deans’ lists

WIDENER UNIVERSITY COMMONWEALTH LAW SCHOOL, Harrisburg — Haleigh Heaton, Huntingdon; Katelyn Maltais, Clearfield; Marissa Mazurak, Ebensburg. GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS COLLEGE, St. Peter, Minn. — James Wittrig, Port Matilda. UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, Lincoln, Neb. — Chad Luensmann, ...

Deans’ lists

DAVIS & ELKINS COLLEGE, Elkins, W.Va. — Sydney Snyder, New Enterprise. FORT HAYS STATE UNIVERSITY, Hays, Kan. — Trenton D. Watson, Altoona. BLOOMSBURG UNIVERSITY — Madison Aungst, Hollidaysburg; Victoria Boland, Chest Springs; Alexandra Bookamer, Huntingdon; Kristopher Bookamer, ...

Deans’ lists

WORCESTER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE, Worcester, Mass. — Megan Varney, Hollidaysburg; Spencer Herrington, Clearfield. CURRY COLLEGE, Milton, Mass. — Anne Coppes, Port Matilda. CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY, Cedarville, Ohio — Rachel Downs, Altoona; Adrienne Krater, Altoona. OHIO WESLEYAN ...

On campus

Greek organizations donate to fundraiser LORETTO — Saint Francis University’s Inter-Fraternity Council and Inter-Sorority Council agreed to create and donate 10 baskets, including a charcoal grill, to a fundraiser to benefit Central Cambria High School graduate Ally Gergely, who died in a ...

Dean’s list

ALLEGANY COLLEGE OF MARYLAND, Cumberland, Md. DEAN’S LIST Alexandria — Michaela L. Ormsby. Bedford — Kacy M. Blevins, Julie A. Conway, Siarra M. Dudek, Benjamin J. Heidorn, Marissa J. Holland, Austin R. Sipes, Mary Helen Tichnell, Megan A. Whitmer, Krisie A. Wilkins, Jacob A. ...

Graduates

JUNIATA COLLEGE, HUNTINGDON Bedford County Tanner Joseph College, Osterburg, B.S., education; Allison Price, New Enterprise, B.S., prek-fourth grade and special education preK-eighth grade; Makayla Jane Robinette, Bedford, B.S., in biology; Neal Michael Smith, Saxton, B.A., international ...

Doctorate

Cortnie Carlheim PHILADELPHIA — Cortnie Carlheim of Altoona was among the 254 graduates awarded the doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine at the college’s 127th commencement on June 2 at the Academy of Music. She is a 2008 graduate of ...

Honor roll

SPRING COVE MIDDLE SCHOOL, ROARING SPRING FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL EIGHTH GRADE — Jensen Beech, Averey Black, Leah Decker, Regan Dodson, Kyla Glass, Morgan Kennedy, Zachary Kopco, Haylie Mingle, Rebecca Roth. SEVENTH GRADE — Emma Balliet, Mason Benfer, Tyler Biesinger, ...