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School Notes

Honor roll

GLENDALE JUNIOR/ SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, FLINTON FOURTH MARKING PERIOD PRINCIPAL’S HONORS 12TH GRADE — Nicholas Becher, Conner Cann, Ethan Garcia, Keneisha Gustafson, Alexis Haigh, Bradon Hughes, Brittany Keith, Ellie Leyo, Briana Maines, Amber Matier, Cierra Oshell, Wayne Pusey, Cassidy ...

Across the area

Girl walking to help fight addiction Ava Whisker, 10, of Everett has done a project for her birthday every year for the past five years. This year, she has chosen to help Krista Knapp of the NEWS (News Everyone Wants to Share) Worthy Network to develop a transition house for women fighting ...

Graduates

ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Rochester, N.Y. — David Hampton, Pennsylvania Furnace, B.F.A., graphic design; Nathaniel Peck, Osterburg, B.S., electrical engineering. UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND, Kingston, R.I. — Sara Ann Estep, Mount Union, B.S., economics, and B.A., political ...

Reunions

Classmates from the Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School class of 1972 will meet at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 9 at Prime Sirloin restaurant in Duncansville to plan the upcoming 45th reunion. Help is needed locating the following classmates: Steven Book, Jeanette Liddle, Dennis Cruse, Diane Grove, ...

On campus

Students earn full-tuition scholarships JOHNSTOWN — Pennsylvania Highlands Com-munity College has awarded Board of Trustees Academic Scholarships to the following area high school students. n Anthony Cornetti of Nanty Glo, Blacklick Valley Junior/Senior High School. n Amber McBreen of ...

Penn College graduates

PENN COLLEGE, WILLIAMSPORT Bedford County — Vanessa Dick, Roaring Spring, A.A.S., dental hygiene; Alexander Griffith, Imler, B.S., electronics and computer engineering technology, cum laude;. Blair County — Tyler Bell, Williamsburg, A.A.S., aviation technology; Kayla Brensinger, ...

Juniata College graduates

JUNIATA COLLEGE, HUNTINGDON Bedford County — Olivia Fern Claycomb, Saxton, B.A., strategic communication and writing; Erin Marie Mueller, Bedford, B.S., biology; Steven Huntingdon Stroup, Bedford, B.S., geology. Blair County — Madeline Kathleen Bennetti, Altoona, B.S., psychology; ...

Dean’s list

SOUTH HILLS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY, Altoona and State College campuses: Altoona — Penny Beck, Michelle Bouch, Caitlin Bradley, Marisa Carlheim, Amanda Dillon, Roberta Hanlin, Amanda Johnson, Richard Laird, Tara Leonard, Samantha Loner, Damian Moist, Nichole Nagle, ...

Doctorates

Doctorates Julie (Koehle) Nagle, Jennifer (Koehle) Misiura Sisters Julie (Koehle) Nagle and Jennifer (Koehle) Misiura graduated from Temple University, Philadelphia, on May 12, earning their clinical doctorates in occupational therapy. They are the daughters of Joe and Cathy Koehle of ...

UGI presents $400,000 in scholarships

UGI Energy Services LLC, the midstream and energy marketing subsidiary of UGI Corp. and UGI Storage Co., announced their joint contribution of $400,000 in 2017 to support more than 60 student scholarships at schools and scholarship organizations across Pennsylvania. Local recipients include ...

Juniata College receives $250,000 donation for faculty scholarship

HUNTINGDON — The Beachley family, led by Mary Ellen Beachley, widow of longtime Juniata College trustee Donovan Beachley Jr., and David Beachley, CEO of Beach-ley Furniture Co. of Hagerstown, Md., donated $250,000 to the college to support faculty research, scholarship or professional ...

Sorority’s fundraiser supports organ donation

LORETTO — On May 26, members of Saint Francis University’s Gamma Sigma Sigma National Service Sorority, Gamma Phi Chap-ter, presented a check for $3,374.11 to Craig Smith and Derek Partsch of Second Chance Fundraising, an organization supporting organ donation. The funds were raised ...

Deans’ lists

UNIVERSITY OF FINDLAY, Findlay, Ohio — Brooke Ickes, Duncansville; David Tinsley, Altoona. ST. JOSEPH’S UNIVERSITY, Philadelphia — Jessica Melusky, Duncansville; Alyssa Trybus, Hollidaysburg; Kate Urban, Hollidaysburg. GENEVA COLLEGE, Beaver Falls — Brandon Simmers, Altoona; Kaitlyn ...

Honor roll

HOLLIDAYSBURG AREA SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL FOURTH MARKING PERIOD 12TH GRADE — Saadia N. Arshad, Kaitlin E. Baker, Jacob R. Barner, Chang Z. Bickel, Sara J. Bollman, Brock R. Breinich, Austin T. Burket, Courtney L. Byrnes, Alyssa M. Carnicella, Isaac J. Ciprich, Cassandra L. Clapper, Madison ...

Club notes

DAR, township sponsor improvements HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Adam Holliday Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, in cooperation with the Blair Township Supervisors, recently sponsored improvements to the Holliday Burial Ground. The cemetery, maintained by the township, dates back to ...

Graduates

CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA Bedford County — Mikaela M. Phillips, Bedford, B.A., liberal studies; Emily P. Mountan, Everett, B.S., education, PreK-4/special education; Courtney J. Mervin, Saxton, B.S., education, PreK-4/special education. Blair County — Anne E. Zimmerman, ...

Mount Aloysius College graduates

MOUNT ALOYSIUS COLLEGE, CRESSON Altoona — Crystal L. Price, associate in business administration; Ashlea Alaine Shover, associate in liberal arts; Miranda L. Wilson, associate in medical assistant; Jenna Elizabeth Abram, associate in nursing; Holly N. Covert, associate in nursing; Sally ...

Doctorates

Kenneth Goodfellow ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kenneth M. Goodfellow graduated with a doctorate in optics from the Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University of Rochester. Goodfellow received his master’s degree in technical entrepreneurship and management from the ...

Honor roll

HOLLIDAYSBURG AREA JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL FOURTH MARKING PERIOD NINTH GRADE — Addison L. Allen, Allison M. Barton, Nathan A. Bettwy, Shae C. Biesinger, Easton M. Brown, Matthew J. Brown, Arin N. Conner, Emma M. Cummings, Meghan E. Cutshall, Brooke L. Davenport, Justin L. Dean Jr., Jaden M. ...

Honor roll

CLAYSBURG-KIMMEL HIGH SCHOOL FOURTH MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONORS SEVENTH GRADE — Aidan Barr, Zachary Becker, Cassie Berkhimer, Logan Brehm, Wyatt Buell, Grace Burket, Kalei Carson, Rebekah Claar, Hawke Claycomb, Maelee Claycomb, Ethan Diehl, Joshua Emeigh, Bailey Garver, Abigail Gonsman, ...