Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Owen J Roberts High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Owen J Roberts High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Owen J Roberts High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Owen J Roberts High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
Emily Sakal, a senior history major from Phoenixville, Pa., conducted research to find the validity of whether or not Thanksgiving truly began with the Pilgrims. Sakal's area of focus was history, more specifically "How Thanksgiving has been celebrated in our history in different regions and at different times". The research focused on the historical purpose of Thanksgiving as a national celebration was a means to celebrate our national creed of equality, to ask forgiveness for our national sin of slavery. However, this is drastically different from what American society is accustom, where it symbolizes the meal between Pilgrims and Indians.
More than 400 first-year students at Youngstown State University were awarded Honors, Provost and Housing scholarships this Fall Semester.
The Susquehanna student body has elected several classmates to represent them in the Student Government Association (SGA) this year. The SGA is a representative student organization that ensures an active student voice and role in governing the university. The Student Senate, the legislative branch of the association, provides a forum for student opinions and deals with matters of concern to the entire student body, seeking solutions to campus issues.
Dr. Benjamin Rusiloski, Delaware Valley University's interim vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty, announced the following students have been honored for academic achievement by being named to the Spring 2017 Dean's List.
Coastal Carolina University's held a commencement ceremony for an estimated 390 candidates for graduation Aug. 4, 2017, at the HTC Student Recreation and Convocation Center on campus. In his remarks, commencement speaker John Hutchens, biology professor and ecologist, encouraged graduates to take time in the future to interact with nature and with other people. "In today's high tech world we are often racing along at breakneck speed, but being outside slows you down and allows you to experience the rhythms of nature," said Hutchens. "You can actually hear yourself think and you can be a part of something bigger than yourself."
Fourteen Youngstown State University student-athletes earned Horizon League All-Academic honors during the 2017 spring semester.
The Bard College at Simon's Rock Theatre Program presented John Cariani's "Almost, Maine," directed by James Warwick. The play, which had an all-student cast, ran from Friday, April 21st to Saturday, April 29th.
Delaware Valley University is pleased to announce that the following students have been accepted for admission at the University.
Several students are studying abroad this fall. Study away is an integral part of a Susquehanna education. Susquehanna is distinguished by its Global Opportunities (GO) program, which requires all students to spend at least two weeks off campus, immersed in a culture different from their own.
The following students participated in the Veterans Club at Alvernia University during the spring semester of 2016.
Delaware Valley University is pleased to announce that 62 students were inducted into the Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society. Alpha Lambda Delta encourages superior scholastic achievement among first year students. The Society promotes intelligent living and a continued high standard of learning. Members are encouraged to recognize and develop meaningful goals for their unique roles in society. To be inducted, students must have a GPA of 3.5 or better during their first full time year.