WESTERN GOVERNORS UNIVERSITY
Area students are among those who received degrees in recent commencement ceremonies including Joel Calarco, of Allentown and Rhonda Boyce, of Macungie, who each earned a Master of Business Administration degree in health care management.
The reason I sought a school board position is because, in my opinion, public schools are one of the most (if not the most) important thing we as a community collectively do.
Over 90 percent of us learn to read and write, tackle math and science, find our passion and purpose, in public schools. They’re a springboard to opportunities of all kind. They anchor our neighborhoods. They train our future local leaders.
Pennsylvania House Bill 1897 has been introduced in Harrisburg. It would force school districts to have a Cyber School Program and for all 14 public cyber charter schools to close.
The main points of this legislation are:
• All Pennsylvania cyber charter schools must cease operations after next year (2020-2021).
UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND
Bethany Brodbeck, of Allentown, is among area students named to the dean’s list for the 2019 fall semester.
NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY
Niel Patel, of Allentown, received a Bachelor of Science degree in biological sciences in recent commencement ceremonies.
SAVANNAH COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN
Dane Steven Galbraith, of Salisbury Township, is among students named to the dean’s list for the Fall 2019 quarter.
UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAVEN
Amaya Guzman, of Allentown, is among students named to the dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester.
Area students are among those who received degrees in recent winter commencement ceremonies including: Christine Juhasz, who received a Doctor of Education degree with a major in educational leadership/curriculum & instruction, Stephanie Destafney, who received a Master of Science in Nursing degree with a major in nursing, both of Allentown; Julia Jurkiewicz, of Emmaus, who received a Master of Science in Nursing degree with a major in nursing.