Pictured is the Blue Ridge High School October, 2019 Artist of the Month Morgan Mansfield with Principal Casey Webster.
Pictured (l-r) are Blue Ridge Middle School September, 2019 Students of the Month: front row - Emma Davis, Layla Sinnett; back row - Principal Webster, Logan Haley, Madelyn Cordson, Carli Thornton, Blake Griffis.
Kutztown University has awarded 137 President's Academic Honors Scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year, including to Ashley Miller, of Montrose, PA.
President's Academic Honors Scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who have a 3.25 cumulative weighted high school GPA and a 1270 total on the SAT or 27 composite on the ACT. The student will receive $1,000 per year for four years as long as the student participates in the Honors program and completes a minimum of 30 credits per year.
KU's Honors program requires students to complete a minimum of 21 credits of honors coursework, maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25, complete 30 hours of community service by graduation, complete living and learning events, attend one Work in Progress Sessions (WIPS) and complete a capstone or senior honors thesis project.
Stephen Jesse, of Kingsley, PA traveled with 83 other SUNY Oneonta students to the Big Apple on Oct. 24 for the college's annual Backpacks to Briefcases alumni networking trip.
Students visited 18 well-established alumni at their Manhattan offices and heard about their experiences going from students to top executives. The event is designed to inspire students to jumpstart their careers by beginning to build their professional networks. It is funded by the Oneonta Student Association and the SUNY Oneonta Alumni Association through charitable gifts to the Fund for Oneonta.
Jesse is studying Business Economics at SUNY Oneonta.