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Student named

Friday, December 6, 2019 by The Press in

Elmira

EC Athlete of the Week Awards were presented to field hockey goalkeeper Tina O’Donnell, ‘20, for the week ending Oct. 7.

O’Donnell was once again stellar in the cage for the Soaring Eagles in a trio of starts.

She combined for a 0.67 goals-against average, a .926 save percentage and 25 saves while earning her third shutout win of the year on Oct. 6.

In her first start of the week at Brockport, the Kutztown native posted 14 saves, her third-highest single-game total of the season, in a narrow 1-0 loss to the Golden Eagles.

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Friday, December 6, 2019 by The Press in

Thania Inoa De Jesus of Allentown is studying abroad this fall in Alicante, Spain, hosted by the University of Alicante.

A graduate of William Allen High School, Inoa De Jesus is majoring in business administration/communications at Albright College.

Albright students interested in studying abroad must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative grade point average of at least 2.5.

Study abroad opportunities are managed by Albright’s Experiential Learning and Career Development Center, and are available to students regardless of their major areas of study.

Students receive scholarships

Friday, December 6, 2019 by The Press in

Del Val

Nicole Freeman, of New Tripoli, and Isaac Mengel, of Kutztown, were recent recipients of the top three merit-based admission scholarships at Delaware Valley University, Doylestown.

Lebanon

Jessica Hamati-Attieh of Allentown received the Outstanding Female Athlete and Volleyball Team MVP awards at Lebanon Valley College’s 70th annual All-Sports reception April 28 in Louis A. Sorrentino Gymnasium.

Lebanon awarded year-end accolades and team MVP honors to LVC’s senior student-athletes, who were recognized for their achievements.

College Corner

Friday, December 6, 2019 by The Press in

Student-athlete is honored

Lebanon

Jessica Hamati-Attieh of Allentown received the Outstanding Female Athlete and Volleyball Team MVP awards at Lebanon Valley College’s 70th annual All-Sports reception April 28 in Louis A. Sorrentino Gymnasium.

Lebanon awarded year-end accolades and team MVP honors to LVC’s senior student-athletes, who were recognized for their achievements.

Hamati-Attieh finished up her storied volleyball career this past fall when she was named the 2018 MAC Commonwealth Player of the Year.

She also earned All-Conference First Team honors for the third time.

College Corner

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in

Local residents in honor society

Scranton

The following local residents were among 58 students inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the national Jesuit honor society at the University of Scranton.

Allentown: Emily Lundeen, junior pursuing a psychology degree; and

Orefield: Isabella DeFalcis, senior pursuing a nursing degree.

Alpha Sigma Nu is the only honor society open to students and faculty in all disciplines of the university.

College Corner

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in

Student helps in dance festival

Cedar Crest

Mackenzie Lewis of Allentown was the assistant stage manager at the seventh annual Spring Up Dance Festival March 30 at Cedar Crest College, Allentown.

The festival boasted a faculty lineup of exciting, highly talented professional choreographers, teachers, and dancers, with impressive national and international resumes.

College Corner

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in

Germansville resident honored

Lebanon

Mikaela Koenig of Germansville was recently recognized at the Student Affairs Leadership and Service Awards Ceremony at Lebanon Valley College.

Koenig, a graduate of Northwestern Lehigh High School, is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science.

Koenig received the Residential Life Outstanding Programmer of the Year award.