Education

Lycoming College recognizes leadership and service to community

Students and staff recently were recognized for their service to Lycoming and Williamsport communities during Lycoming College’s Honors Convocation at the Community Arts Center. Honorees were acknowledged for their selfless and tireless dedication to serving others and for their dedicated ...

Plastics professionals converge on Penn College campus

Plastics industry professionals representing 28 companies, 11 states and Kuwait enhance their knowledge at the 20th annual Extrusion Seminar & Hands-On Workshop at Pennsylvania College of Technology’s Plastics Innovation and Resource Center (PIRC). 40 participants attended the three-day ...

WASD Education Foundation seeks nominations for 2018 Distinguished Alumni

For those wishing to make a nomination for the 2018 Williamsport Area High School Distinguished Alumni Awards, the deadline is this Friday. The 2018 recipients will be inducted into the WAHS Distinguished Alumni Wall of Fame this fall. This year’s recipients will join previous inductees ...

School board launches Million Mountie Lights Award

Nominations for the December awards are open to honor community members and students who have enhanced lives of others through the South Williamsport Area School District’s Million Mountie Lights Awards. The program was created by school board members Cathy Bachman and Sue Bowman who wanted ...

In the schools

Lock Haven University to hold GRE testing LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven University Testing Center will conduct a number of Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) General Tests throughout the summer and fall semester. The next testing session will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday in the Testing ...

Lycoming honors students for exceptional academic achievement

At Lycoming College’s annual Honors Convocation, held in the Community Arts Center, a number of students were honored for their commitment to academic excellence with accolades, scholarships and fellowships. Those recognized include: • Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Scholarship Nomination – ...

Dean’s lists

Indiana University of Pennsylvania GILLETT — Emily Rae Lathrop. LEWISBURG — Kalene Noelle Buss. MANSFIELD — John David Garrison, Michelle Elaine Williams. McELHATTAN — Rachel Anne Wisilko. MILL HALL — Kori Jean Jerles. PAXINOS — Erin L. Moser. SAYRE — Paige Marie ...

Grad lists

University of British Columbia British Columbia, Canada MONTOURSVILLE — Andrew M. Snauffer, doctorate in geological engineering. Virginia Military Institute Lexington, Va. HUGHESVILLE — Matthew M. Heinrich Jr., bachelor’s degree in applied mathematics. Marietta ...

Summer recreation

The annual Summer Rec Program, hosted by the Muncy Community Action Program (Muncy CAP) provides students K-6 in the Muncy School District with a safe and fun opportunity to get involved in physical and educational summer activities such as tournaments, pool days and bug studies. The program ...

Lycoming College professors provide students hands-on STEM experience

Lycoming College chemistry professors connected with local schools to explore STEM issues to provide a basic understanding of everyday science. Through multiple partnership, Jeremy Ramsey, assistant professor of chemistry, and Chriss McDonald, Frank and Helen Lowry Professor of chemistry, ...

Summer STEM camp coming to Warren L. Miller Elementary

MANSFIELD — Camp Invention, a nonprofit summer enrichment camp program, will be at Warren L. Miller Elementary School, today through Friday. This program is open to any child in the region entering first grade through sixth grade. Camp Invention is focused on creativity, innovation, ...

Ball Corp. creates pair of scholarships at Penn College

Ball Corp., a leading supplier of metal packaging and aerospace technologies, has established two scholarship funds at Pennsylvania College of Technology. The Diversity in Manufacturing and the Manufacturing Tomorrow’s Leaders scholarship funds each will provide annual $1,500 scholarship ...

LHU students attend state public and community health conference

LOCK HAVEN — Several Lock Haven University students and faculty attended the 2018 Pennsylvania Public and Community Health annual conference in Lancaster recently. The Pennsylvania Public Health Association (PPHA), the Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health (PORH), and the Penn State College ...

Lycoming College honors outstanding individuals with 2018 Alumni Awards

The Lycoming College Alumni Association Executive Board (AAEB) honored outstanding individuals during the College’s Alumni & Reunion Weekend festivities recently. Award recipients were selected by the board from nominations received from alumni and other members of the College community, ...

WASD honors, bids farewell to 24 2017-2018 retirees

The Williamsport Area School District bid farewell to its 34 retirees during a reception honoring the more than 689 years of collective experience departing the district recently. The following is a list of this year’s retirees, their most recent position, building and number of years ...

Honor rolls

Jersey Shore Area High School Fourth marking period DISTINGUISHED HONOR ROLL Grade 9 — Owen Thomas Anderson, Logan James Bailey, Cale Josef Blakely, Destiny Rose Boring, Zane Anthony Bubb, Matthew Warren Buttorff, Alexander Murphy Butzler, Brooke Nikole Cohick, Olivia Diane Eiswerth, ...

Bucktail High School Class of 2018 Graduation List/Senior Awards

Valedictorian: Anna Cowfer Salutatorian: Maria D’Onofrio Delmar Blackwell Makenzi Brennan Tori Brumbaugh Anna Cowfer Maria D’Onofrio Braylee Foley William Gonzales Cody Hand Dallas Kauhl Logan Long Aaron Lucas KyLynne Lundfelt Katelyn Pick Zion Resto Danielle ...