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Education

Mansfield students attend leadership conference

MANSFIELD - Mansfield University students Isaiah Murray, John Burton, Devon-Lloyd Harris and Joshua Pollitt, accompanies by professor Jason Roscoe, Academic and Human Development, attended the sixth annual IGNITE Leadership Conference at The University of Scranton in February.The Mansfield ...

Students win local MATHCOUNTS competition

A team of middle school Mathletes from C.E. McCall Middle School, Montoursville, won the local MATHCOUNTS competition.Members of the winning team are: Sherry Chen, Alex McWilliams, London Mussina, Madison Ramsey, Patty Confer (coach) and Jennifer Breneisen (co-coach). The team will now advance ...

North Penn-Mansfield special ed students visit Mansfield University

MANSFIELD - Special education students from the North Penn-Mansfield School District visited Mansfield University in February to learn valuable life lessons and make and eat cookies.The students spent time at the president's house, making cookies with MU President Fran Hendricks and his wife ...

Penn College students make soup, bowls for food bank fundraiser

Students at Pennsylvania College of Technology were among community groups that made soup and bowls for Central Pennsylvania Food Bank's sold-out "Soup and a Bowl" fundraiser, held in February.The event, celebrating its 10th anniversary, features a variety of soups, breads and desserts. In ...

The Stock Market Game

Weekly resultsLocal results for the week of Feb. 29:High school1. MONTGOMERY - $134,847.41Ryan Monoski2. MUNCY - $108,651.18Beth Baker3. WILLIAMSPORT - $105,636.66Marianne WimerMiddle school1. MONTGOMERY - $117,458.73Jeremy Stetler2. MUNCY - $106,067.11Beth Baker3. WILLIAMSPORT - ...

Dean’s list

Penn State UniversityAll campusesWILLIAMSPORT - Noah C. Androvette, Veronica A. Balestino, Charles Bittner, Robert E. Brague, Alexandra E. Brooks, William I. Clees, Anna K. Criswell, Meghan C. Cunningham, Chanel N. Doebler, Michael J. Dougherty, Eva M. Eck, James M. Gardner, Alanna R. Harding, ...

College grads

Penn State UniversityAll campusesWILLIAMSPORT - Joseph C. Cipriani, business; Joshua J. Girio, software engineering; Wendy L. Hunter, human development and family studies; Kathryn N. Jedrziewski, nursing; Brendan M. Jesus, integrative arts; Stefan J. Moff, supply chain and information systems; ...

Honor roll

Loyalsock TownshipHigh SchoolThird marking periodHIGH HONOR ROLLGrade 9 - Alessia Antonacci, Allison Clark, Juliana Cruz, Alexa Daniels, Quinn Deitrick, Allison Dowell, Madison Fox, Breanna Free, Gabriella Gardner, Derek Gee, Caroline Hawkins, Lea Jabbour, Kali Kilpatrick, Yaminah Merando, ...

Singin’ in the Magic Kingdom

HUGHESVILLE - The world-famous Walt Disney once said, "If you can dream it, you can do it."Students in the Hughesville High School choir and their director, Brian Barckley, dreamt of singing in front of thousands in Disney World, and that's what they're going to do.Members of the choir in ...

Student Life Leadership Celebration held at Mansfield

MANSFIELD - The third annual Student Life Leadership Celebration was held at Mansfield University Feb. 18.The event, spearheaded by the Student Affairs and Student Life Division, is the culmination of an effort to acknowledge members of the campus community whose actions best represent the ...

Chamber to hold 15th Education Celebration

The Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce's 15th Annual Education Celebration will be held from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday at the Williamsport Country Club.This event was started to greater emphasize the relationship between the business and education communities. The area's future workforce ...

Global company donates cutting tools to Penn College

Pennsylvania College of Technology is one of just a dozen schools nationwide - and the only institution in the commonwealth - to receive equipment recently donated by Seco Tools Inc.A leading global provider of metal-cutting solutions for milling, turning, holemaking and toolholding, Seco ...

In the schools

Lycoming Nursery School to hold open houseThe Lycoming Nursery School, 825 Arch St., will hold an open house from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday. Attendees can visit the classrooms and meet teachers during the open house.State Trooper to present drunk and drugged driving programLOCK HAVEN - Safe ...

Lock Haven student awarded Barbara Lotze Scholarship

Brett Powell, a Lock Haven University student in the college of natural, behavioral and health sciences has been awarded a Barbara Lotze Scholarship for Future Teachers scholarship from the American Association of Future Teachers (AAPT).Powell, who is a secondary education and physics major at ...

South Williamsport to present ‘Yo, Vikings!’

South Williamsport Area High School will present the musical, "Yo Vikings," at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. March 6 in the AB Elder Auditorium."Yo, Vikings!" by Marcus Stevens (book and lyrics) and Sam Willmott (music) is based on author Judith Byron Schachner's children's book ...

Dean’s list

University of DelawareNewark, Del.WILLIAMSPORT - Aleesha Smith.LEWISBURG - Amelia Harrison, Haley Stanko.Susquehanna UniversitySelinsgroveWILLIAMSPORT - Travis Eiswerth, Ian Jones.DUSHORE - Emily McMahon.FORKSVILLE - Justine McCarty.JERSEY SHORE - Ian Endersen.KNOXVILLE, Pa. - McKenzie ...

Students of the Month

CurtinDaniel G. Curtin, a manufacturing engineering technology major from Berwick, has been chosen as the February Student of the Month at Pennsylvania College of Technology.Affiliated with the Bison Battalion, the Bucknell University-based ROTC program that includes Penn College, Curtin served ...

Mansfield radiology technology program receives accreditation

MANSFIELD - The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) has granted accreditation to the Mansfield University Radiology Technology Program. The accreditation is for eight years."I couldn't be more proud of our radiology faculty," Kathy Wright, chair of the ...

The Stock Market Game

Local results for the week of Feb. 22:High school1. MONTGOMERY - $133,971.59Ryan Monoski2. MUNCY - $109,383.07Beth Baker3. MONTOURSVILLE - $102,886.31Linda KeiserMiddle school1. MONTGOMERY - $114,749.90Jeremy Stetler2. MUNCY - $99,942.39Beth Baker3. WILLIAMSPORT - $101,408.09Robert Rook

Area honor roll students

Jersey Shore Area High SchoolSecond quarterDISTINGUISHED HONOR ROLLGrade 9 - Caley Jeanne Anderson, Sean Thomas Anderson, Carlee Rae Bardo, Austin James Barnes, Dayna Marie Beitz, Aaron Parker Best, Hailey Renee Brookens, Katlin Danielle Bubb, Emily Annmarie Carr, Madison Ann Delaney, Dakota ...