In the Schools

Wilkes University graduates

Two local students at Wilkes University — Jamie Fox of Lock Haven and Jeremy Rossman of Woolrich — were awarded at winter commencement ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 21.

Mallorie McIlwain

Mallorie McIlwain of Jersey Shore was named to Cedar Crest College Dean’s List for the spring 2017 semester.

Ryan Seagrave

Ryan Seagrave of Linden,was named to the Middle Atlantic Conference’s (MAC) Fall Academic Honor Roll–one of 110 total Lebanon Valley College student-athletes on the list.

Seagrave, a graduate of South Williamsport Junior-Senior High School, is a member of the football team, and is pursuing a bachelor of science in business administration at The Valley.

Dean’s list

Several local students were named to the dean’s list at Mansfield University for the fall 2017 semester. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must attend the university full-time and earn at least a 3.5 GPA.

The following area students earned the honor: Sierra Bloom andElizabeth Miller of Lock Haven; Elizabeth Deuel, Chayten Gunn, Hannah Rhinehart, Hannah Swartwood and David Sweeney of Jersey Shore, and Catherine Emerick of Blanchard.

Moreta D. Dyke

Moreta D. Dyke, a resident of Bellefonte, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2017 semester at Alfred University (AU), Alfred, N.Y. She is in her first year in the College of Professional Studies. Students must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average to qualify for Dean’s List.

A graduate of Bald Eagle Area High School, Dyke is the daughter of Donald and Robyn Dyke of Bellefonte and is an Athletic Training major at AU.

Denise Hager

Denise Hagaer of Jersey Shore has been named to the dean’s list at Central Penn College in Summerdale, Pa. for the fall 2017 term. She is a Business Administration major.

President’s list

Two local students — Barrett Davis of Renovo and Cheyanne Haagen of North Bend — were named to the president’s list at Mansfield University for the fall 2017 semester. To be named to the president’s list, a student must attend the university full-time and attain at least a 4.0 QPA for the semester.

Richard C. Brown

Richard C. Brown, a junior at Albright College, Reading, was named to the dean’s list for the 2017 Fall semester with a 4.0 grade average. Richard is a Music Industry major. He is a member of the Albright Concert Choir and performs solo in different venues. He is signed as an Artist for the campus label: Lion Enterprises.

Elected to the executive board of Lion Enterprises as the director of Artistic Development and the Songwriting chair, he assists other artists with projects and plays guitar, bass, drums, and provides back-up vocals for studio sessions. Richard is learning to be an Engineer/Vocal Producer as part of his curriculum.

Richard is a 2015 graduate of Shamokin Are High School and is the son of Leon and Karen Brown, Coal Township. He is a grandson of Richard and Janet Brown, Bellefonte, and Nancy and, the late Daniel Heitzman, Sr., Elizabethtown.


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