Education

‘Millionaire Magicians’ roster unveiled

12 new players join district team to take on Harlem Wizards Twelve new players have joined the team of teachers, principals and high school students who will take on the Harlem Wizards in a charity basketball event scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Williamsport Area High School. The ...

Penn College contingent participates in conferences

Pennsylvania College of Technology students and faculty were big winners recently in Las Vegas. The contingent attended two major industry conferences during the same week. Representatives from the School of Industrial, Computing and Engineering Technologies participated in FABTECH 2016 and ...

Wellsboro native wins in Mercedes-Benz USA eMobility Case Competition

ATLANTA, GA — Terry Coniglio, of Wellsboro, was part of a team of Flexible MBA students at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business that the Mercedes-Benz eMobility Case Competition, focused on the luxury automaker’s future electric car offerings. Seven teams were ...

Students of the Month

Auman Macoy E. Auman, son of Amy Moore and Timothy Auman, was named Outstanding Senior at Warrior Run High School for the month of December. Auman is the president of the National Honor Society and is involved with Robotics Club, Technology Student Association and is on the special ...

Montoursville Academic Decathlon team places third at competition

The Academic Decathlon of Central Pennsylvania held its second competition for the 2016-17 year. At the winter meet, held on Jan. 5 at South Williamsport Area High School, students competed in math, economics, science and social science. Montoursville Area High School’s team came in third ...

St. John Neumann Academic Decathlon team participates in winter scrimmage

The St. John Neumann Regional Academy Academic Decathlon team attended the Central PA Winter Scrimmage at South Williamsport High School on Jan. 5. St. John Neumann’s team members earned the following medals: Social Science, Honors: Molly Foresman — Bronze Social Science, ...

Lock Haven University to host MLK Day celebration

LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven University will welcome Key Arts Productions, a dynamic performance ensemble specializing in innovative live multimedia productions to perform at the University’s MLK Day celebration. The group will present, Young Leaders of The Civil Rights Movement: The Story of a ...

Lock Haven Faculty Member connects students with opportunities abroad

LOCK HAVEN — During the week of June 6-10, 2016, Dr. Regan Garey from the Lock Haven University Steven Poorman College of Business, information systems and human services was an invited guest lecturer at the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University Heidenheim (DHBW) in Heidenheim, ...

Area college dean’s list students

Bloomsburg University WILLIAMSPORT    — Sydney Cheyenne Blosser, Leslie Marie Cooprider, Charla Logan Johnson, Julia Elizabeth Kepler, Rachel Lynn Lane, Brooke A. McConnell, Nicholas Means, Katlyn Renae Mitchell, Madeline Gabrielle Plummer. COAL TOWNSHIP — Russell Wayne Deimler, ...

Area college graduates

Pennsylvania College of Technology WILLIAMSPORT — Fahad A. Alhajri, Bachelor’s degree in plastics and polymer engineering technology; Ali S. Alkhazal, Bachelor’s degree in electronics and computer engineering technology; Mohammed G. Alshehri, Bachelor’s degree in plastics and ...

A student’s story

The students have been back in school for around a week now and they are finally starting to readjust. The focus and motivation is coming back just in time too because the next few months are the most popular time of the year to take the SAT. The school year is now nearly halfway over and ...

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Fourteen students graduated Dec. 15 from the Practical Nursing Program at Penn College at Wellsboro. Front row (from left): Marie L. Andrews, Lori A. Laubenstein, Jami N. Andrews and Megan M. Legerlotz. Back row (from left): Sarah A. Blass, Kayre Piaquadio, Adrienne M. Foresman, Kathy Simmons, Emma L. McCleary, Haley A. Henry, Charlene Jones, Lori A. Cummings, Sheenah E. Pellicano and Melissa A. Lehman.

Penn College at Wellsboro holds practical nursing graduation

Fourteen students recently graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Technology North Campus Outreach Practical Nursing Program. The ceremony was held  Dec. 15, at the Wellsboro Area School District Administration Building, followed by a reception for family and friends. The students ...

Student-faculty research benefits areas of health, manufacturing

Three Lycoming College students worked with chemistry professors at Lycoming College to perform fundamental research in multiple areas of chemistry. Lycoming College’s Chemistry department offers faculty-led research opportunities to students every summer. The projects allow students to ...

LHU students take top honors at business pitch competition

LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven University business students won first, second, third place and honorable mention awards in the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Business Pitch Competition Finals held at the Pennsylvania College of Technology, in Williamsport, on Nov. 18, 2016. Students used ...

Dean’s list

Indiana University of Pennsylvania Indiana, Pa. LINDEN — Kortnee Lynn Blair. Bloomsburg University Bloomsburg CANTON — Cassidy Jo Bellows. GRANVILLE SUMMIT — Emily Gowin. LACEYVILLE — Keegan Leigh Carpenter. ROME — Courtney Megan Emick. SAYRE — Taylor ...

Tips to land a scholarship

(StatePoint) If you are college-bound or already enrolled, experts say it’s worth investing the time to investigate scholarship opportunities -- even if you think you may not be eligible for most opportunities. According to a recent study, more than a third of college costs in the U.S. were ...

In this July 18, 2016, photo, people attend a continued education faculty and staff training at United High School in Clarksburg, W.Va. Employees in the Harrison County School District are choosing to be lifelong learners through continuing education, remaining up-to-date on the newest information, technology and instructional strategies. (Kailee Gallahan/The Exponent via AP)

School employees choose to be life-long learners

By KAILEE E. GALLAHAN The Exponent Telegram CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Employees in the Harrison County School District are choosing to be lifelong learners through continuing education, remaining up-to-date on the newest information, technology and instructional strategies. All ...