School Notes

Deans’ lists

CEDAR CREST COLLEGE, Allentown — Kirsten, Replogle, Manns Choice. WIDENER UNIVERSITY, Chester — Molly Deprospo, Hollidaysburg. FORT HAYS STATE UNIVERSITY, Hays, Kan. — Luis Alfonso Jejia, Sproul, Trenton Donall Watson, Altoona. GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY, Atlanta — Ali Ahmad, ...

HASD receives $9,980 STEM grant

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg Area School District has received a $9,980 STEM grant from the Toshiba America Foundation. These funds will provide wireless sensors and other classroom materials that will be used by high school physics students for a project called Science is for ...

MathCounts team wins regionals

The Hollidaysburg Area Junior High MathCounts team of Evelyn Tang, Sarah Huang, Paul Rose and Anthony Zheng was the first place team in Blair Region competition. Joey Vu took second place as an individual. They advanced to the state competition in Harrisburg. The Hollidaysburg Area Junior ...

Honor roll

NORTHERN BEDFORD COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL, LOYSBURG THIRD MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL 12TH GRADE — Maurizio Amato, Hannah Bechtel, Haley Cogan, Sydnei Dively, Case Donaldson, Brittany Ebersole, Abigail Heister, Kahleb Horton, Mara Laird, Cameron Pressel, Ariel Reed, Kelsey Rhodes, Alison ...

Graduates

CLARION UNIVERSITY DECEMBER GRADUATES Clearfield — Carlee Freeberg, B.S., early childhood education; Heather Ireland, B.S., nursing; Candice Morgan, M.S., speech language pathology; Jessica Starr, M.S., speech language pathology; Tessa Waring, B.S., early childhood education. Coalport ...

Honor roll

PORTAGE AREA JUNIOR-SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL THIRD MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL 12TH GRADE — Alyssa Baxter, Sierra Crum, Tyler Decort, Brianna Flynn, Ethan Fuller, Taylor Glass, Lauren Hudak, Hunter Kalinoski, Olivia Kissell, Hailey Krisko, Alexis Miller, Isabella Nagy, Hannah Papcun, ...

On campus

Saint Francis University tutors present panel EASTON — On March 23, Saint Francis University writing center tutors Anna Baughman, Shayna Boisvert, and Molly Fischer and their director, Brennan Thomas, presented a scholarly panel on tutoring strategies. Titled “Macro Trends and ...

Deans’ lists

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF CULINARY ARTS — Stephanie Forcey, Philipsburg. JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY, Harrisonburg, Va. — Taylor Albertelli, Ebensburg; Sara Herron, Altoona; Lindsey Monito, Ebensburg. UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA-LINCOLN, Lincoln, Neb. — Chad Robert ...

Saxton Liberty alumni to award scholarships

SAXTON — The Saxton Liberty High School Alumni Association Scholarship Committee is seeking applicants for its 2019 award. The $2,500 scholarship will be given to a Tussey Mountain High School graduate who is a second-year college student enrolled in a college program leading to a four-year ...

Deans’ lists

FORT HAYS STATE UNIVERSITY, Hays, Kan. — Luis Alfonso Jejia, Sproul, Trenton Donall Watson, Altoona. GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY, Atlanta — Ali Ahmad, Hollidaysburg. DICKINSON COLLEGE, Carlisle — Bryce Descavish, Ebensburg; John Soyka, Ebensburg. BEREA COLLEGE, Berea, N.Y. — Chloe ...

Across the area

Juniata Civics to meet Tuesday The Juniata Civic Association met April 2. Plans are being made to participate in the Juniata Memorial Day Parade. Several fundraisers were discussed. The next meeting will be held Tuesday with social time at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting at 7 p.m. ‘Addiction’ ...

Honor roll

BISHOP GUILFOYLE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL, ALTOONA THIRD MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL SEVENTH GRADE — Holly Butler, Nicholas Helsley, Noah Kelleher, Marklin Myers, Hannah Patterson, Robert Pearson, Kurt Ruggery, Nathaniel Sutton. EIGHTH GRADE — Bella Adams, Sante Bambocci, Claire ...

Association honors distinguished alumni

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The newly energized Hollidaysburg Area School District Alumni Association has brought back the Distinguished Alumni recognition dinner. The Alumni Association recognized three alumni at the dinner on March 2 at the U.S. Hotel. This tradition was started in 1980 under the ...

Honor roll

BELLWOOD-ANTIS MIDDLE SCHOOL THIRD MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL FIFTH GRADE — Julien Beaver, Alyssa Briggs, Marissa Cacciotti, Lindsay Campbell, Ava Conway, Dylan Eckenrod, Martin Fatzinger, Emma Fieni, Lily McNelis, Isabella Myers, Aubrey Snyder. SIXTH GRADE — Rylie Andrews, ...

On campus

Students inducted into Phi Beta Kappa GETTYSBURG — A total of 32 Gettysburg College students were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa in the spring of 2019. Local students are Natasha Jozefick of Snow Shoe and Joshua Wagner of Bedford. Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest Greek-letter society in ...

Honor roll

SPRING COVE MIDDLE SCHOOL, ROARING SPRING SECOND MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL SIXTH GRADE — Jaclyn Bailey, Austin Bassler, Dessa Boyles, Mya Diehl, Danielle Heltzel, Cortlyn Hetrick, Lyla Imes, Avery Kasun, Timothy Keefer, Breanne Kelly, Kaylee Kensinger, Elisha Knepper, Camden ...

Scouting for Food

Courtesy photo Boy Scout Troop 49 sponsored by Our Lady of Lourdes participated in the semi-annual “Scouting For Food Drive” in the fall. More than 480 food items were collected and donated to St.Vincent DePaul Food Pantry. The troop would like to thank all the neighbors in the vicinity ...

Honor roll

BELLWOOD-ANTIS MIDDLE SCHOOL SECOND MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONOR ROLL FIFTH GRADE — Alyssa Briggs, Marissa Cacciotti, Lindsay Campbell, Ava Conway, Martin Fatzinger, Brylee Hewitt, Parker Martin, Lily McNelis, Amyra Snyder, Chase Yaniello. SIXTH GRADE — Rylie Andrews, Jacob Baker, Max ...

Performing arts coming to Cambria City

The Bottle Works and Cresson Lake Playhouse have announced the formation of a partnership that will bring new performing arts opportunities and experiences to the Johnstown area. Beginning with a youth theater camp at Bottle Works June 25 to 29, children in the Johnstown region will be able ...

Honor roll

ST. PATRICK’S SCHOOL, NEWRY THIRD MARKING PERIOD HIGH HONORS FIFTH GRADE — Lucy Hanlon, Camille Krug. THIRD GRADE — Naiara Shaffer, Karigan Musselman, Anna Lanzendorfer. SECOND GRADE — Lydia Krug, Aubrey McLucas, Leah Musselman. FIRST GRADE — Olivia Boston, Evelyn ...