UA Student Anthony Lipscomb of Burlington Recognized by Black Faculty and Staff Association
TUSCALOOSA, AL (04/24/2018)-- Anthony Lipscomb of Burlington, NJ (08016) received the Cleo Thomas Awar from The University of Alabama's Black Faculty and Staff Association in March. The association's Academic Premier Awards honor UA students on Black Scholars Day.
The mission of the Black Faculty and Staff Association is to contribute to the betterment of UA a by serving as an advocate for educational equity, with an emphasis on African-American students, and the professional needs of its members. To that end, this organization promotes and provides opportunities for networking among individuals and groups to articulate mutual concerns and advance educational opportunities.
Madison Lenhart Performs with LVC Concert Choir at Music Conference
ANNVILLE, PA (04/24/2018)-- Madison Lenhart of Swedesboro, N.J., is one of more than 60 students who performed with the Lebanon Valley College Concert Choir at the 2018 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association Conference April 19-21 in Lancaster. The Concert Choir was selected to sing from among a pool of 130 applicants.
Lenhart, a graduate of Kingsway Regional High School, is pursuing a bachelor of arts in music and English and music business at The Valley.
Lebanon Valley College is a private, coeducational college founded in 1866 and dedicated to the liberal arts. The College offers 41 undergraduate majors plus self-designed majors and a range of minors, concentrations, and pre-professional options, as well as graduate degree programs in athletic training, business administration, music education, physical therapy, science in STEM education, and speech-language pathology.
The College has 1,624 full-time undergraduate students and 118 full-time faculty. Students can choose from more than 95 clubs and organizations, and 19 study abroad programs. LVC awards generous academic scholarships to those whose high school records demonstrate a commitment to challenge and achievement. Learn more at www.lvc.edu.
Mary Gallagher Named to Bryant University President's List
SMITHFIELD, RI (04/25/2018)-- Bryant University is committed to the pursuit, recognition, and celebration of academic success. Mary Gallagher, class of 2019, from Wall, NJ, has been named to the President's List for the fall 2017 semester.
The President's List is an academic distinction reserved for Bryant's highest achievers who earn a GPA of 4.0 or better for at least 12 semester hours of work.
Congratulations to Mary on this outstanding achievment!
Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., is a leading private university offering an innovative and uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education. The University's 3,700 undergraduate and postgraduate students study in an intensive and immersive learning environment that has been purpose-built for high achievement. Bryant's groundbreaking academic programs have been nationally recognized by organizations including the Davis Educational Foundation and Hanover Research. Founded in 1863, Bryant is recognized as a leader in international education and regularly receives top rankings from U.S. News and World Report, College Factual/U.S.A. Today, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, and Barron's.
Nicholas Tofani of Deptford Inducted Into the Computing and Information Honor Society at Scranton
SCRANTON, PA (04/25/2018)-- Nicholas Tofani of Deptford was among 17 University of Scranton students inducted into Upsilon Pi Epsilon, the only existing international honor society in the computing and information disciplines. Undergraduate requirements for induction into the honor society include junior academic standing, completion of 18 credits in computing sciences and a grade point average of 3.2 or higher. Graduate requirements for induction include completion of 15 credits in software engineering courses and a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. The University's chapter of the honor society was established in 1985.
Tofani is a junior majoring in computer information systems at the Jesuit university.