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College Corner

Thursday, January 21, 2016 by The Press in

Valley resident plays volleyball


Jessica Hamati-Attieh of Allentown, was one of more than 250 Lebanon Valley College students who played a varsity sport in fall 2015.

Hamati-Attieh, a graduate of Bethlehem Catholic High School, was a member of Lebanon Valley’s women’s volleyball team.

She is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science.

Lebanon Valley won 22 matches in 2015 and racked up a 6-2 record against MAC Commonwealth opposition.

Students on dean’s list

Thursday, January 21, 2016 by The Press in


The following students were named to the dean’s list for fall 2015 semester at Lehigh University, Bethlehem.

This status is granted to students who earned a scholastic average of 3.6 or better while carrying at least 12 hours of regularly graded courses.

Allentown: Hannah Cwienkala, Rachel Gevirtz;

Kempton: Andrew Burleigh;

Laurys Station: Matthew Kleinhenz;

Orefield: Andrew Brown, Casey Hollawell; and

Schnecksville: Jacob Gottwald, Roshan Paul.

College Corner

Thursday, January 21, 2016 by The Press in

Student in fraternity

Cedar Crest

Anwar Alsulami of Allentown is one of 28 Cedar Crest College students involved in Alpha Epsilon Kappa, Cedar Crest’s chapter of Alpha Phi Omega the national community service fraternity.

Students belonging to the fraternity spend at least 15 hours in the community each semester helping those in need.

They also participate in leadership and fellowship activities, on and off campus.

Chartered on Dec. 3, 2000, the Alpha Epsilon Kappa chapter at Cedar Crest College is celebrating 15 years as an organization on campus.

College Corner

Thursday, January 14, 2016 by The Press in

Student honored at book awards


Hannah Rembrandt of Breiningsville, is one of 10 Hofstra University students honored at the 2015 Phi Beta Kappa Book Awards, sponsored by the provost’s office and Hofstra University Bookstore.

Every fall, Hofstra’s Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, one of only 283 in the nation, honors a small number of promising sophomores, juniors and seniors who have attained a 4.0 grade point average while taking broad and rigorous coursework in the liberal arts and sciences.

Rembrandt, a member of Hofstra’s class of 2018, is majoring in speech language hearing science.

College Corner

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 by The Press in

Students on dean’s list

Cedar Crest

The following students were named to the spring 2015 dean’s list at Cedar Crest College, Allentown.

Allentown: Lynn Kutz, Trisha Leon, Sylvia Saoud, Melanie Schade, Laura Tominaj, Rachel Callahan, Allison Cressman;

Breinigsville: Sandra Cugini;

Fogelsville: Erin Baxter;

New Tripoli: Mikaela Byler;

Orefield: Amaral Antonius, Fadia Namous, Nadia Namous; and

Schnecksville: Tanya Rapp, Mallory Smith, Jordan Pappano-Lee.