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Joe Murphy, Star Gloucester Catholic HS/College Athlete, Legendary SJ Football Coach, Proud Boilermaker

UPDATED Gloucestercitynews.net files William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (August 5, 2020)--Former Gloucester City resident and Gloucester Catholic Athletic Director Joseph R. Murphy passed away on August 2, 2020, at the age of 83. Murphy was an outstanding athlete at Gloucester Catholic starring in football, basketball, and baseball. After graduating in 1954 he went to play football at Lenoir-Rhyne University in North Carolina and graduated in 1959. RELATED 1953/Gloucester City: Rams vs. Lions City Football Series According to the University, Mr. Murphy was a three-sport standout for the Bears. His biggest accomplishments were in football that he... Read more →


NJ Residents Graduate from York College

YORK, PA (07/30/2020)-- Over 650 students graduated from York College of Pennsylvania on May 31. Zackery Booth of Moorestown, NJ (08057) Arian Cooper of Pennsauken, NJ (08110) Ryan DelaCruz of Woodlynne, NJ (08107) Dinae DeMayo of Wildwood, NJ (08260) Jacey Dickinson of Hainesport, NJ (08036) Matthew Dold of Somerdale, NJ (08083) Andrew Ellis of Maple Shade, NJ (08052) Jada Griffin-Howard of Mc Guire Afb, NJ (08641) Sara Guzman of Browns Mills, NJ (08015) Nicole Hanson of National Park, NJ (08063) Matthew Klischies of Medford, NJ (08055) Jeana Latshaw of Sicklerville, NJ (08081) Ryan Lawler of Sewell, NJ (08080) Kelli Lemon... Read more →


NJ Students Welcomed at Wilkes University

WILKES-BARRE, PA (07/30/2020)-- Wilkes University is welcoming more than 500 students to campus as members of its new first-year class. The fall 2020 semester will begin on August 24 following the University's Welcome Weekend which provides first-year students with an introduction to life at Wilkes. Oyame' Adoga of Clementon (08021) will be a Engineering major and is the recipient of a Dean Scholarship. Jahel Duran-Diaz of Pleasantville (08232) will be a Musical Theatre major and is the recipient of a Blue & Gold Opportunity Grant. Jeremy Girgis of Medford (08055) will be a Pharmacy major and is the recipient of... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

New Jersey Students Receive Honors at Cabrini University RADNOR, Pa. (Grassroots Newswire) July 30, 2020 - The following local students earned academic honors from Cabrini University for the spring 2020 semester: * Alyssa Jankowski of Bellmawr (08031) was named to the President's List. * Steven Priest of Paulsboro (08066) was named to the Dean's List. * Brendan Cimorelli of West Deptford (08086) was named to the Dean's List. * Jamie Cesaro of Westville (08093) was named to the President's List. * Lauren Buck of Woodbury (08096) was named to the President's List. Dean's List recipients have achieved a GPA of... Read more →


Volunteer Center of South Jersey Announces Local Scholarship Winners

DeAisha Johnson Sewell, New Jersey— The Volunteer Center of South Jersey proudly announces the winners of the 2020 Scholarship Award for Volunteer Excellence (SAVE). This year’s winners are Thomas (TJ) Edmund, Jr. of National Park and DeAisha Johnson of Sicklerville. Under the program, two (2) $500 scholarships are awarded annually to seniors attending a high school in any of the South Jersey Counties (Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem). It is a competitive program and student academics are considered alongside their volunteer efforts. Thomas (TJ) Edmund, Jr. “We established the scholarship with the thought that a young... Read more →


Hofstra University Congratulates Spring 2020 Dean's List Students from New Jersey

HEMPSTEAD, NY (07/22/2020)-- Hofstra University congratulates the students named to the Spring 2020 Dean's List for their outstanding academic achievement. Students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 during the semester to make the Dean's List. Kyra Bryant of Vineland , NJ Anaya Colon of Clementon , NJ Alyssa DeAngelo of Sewell , NJ Colette Euksuzian of Medford , NJ Natalie Evans of Woodlynne , NJ Antonio Franceschini of Pilesgrove , NJ Carl Gibson of Cherry Hill , NJ Alexis Goeke of Bordentown , NJ Griffin Lange of Wall Township , NJ Augostina Mallous of Cape May... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Swedesboro resident named to UMass Lowell dean's list LOWELL, Mass. (Grassroots Newswire) July 24, 2020 - Kieran Burns of Swedesboro, N.J. (08085), has been recognized for achieving academic distinction at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Burns, majoring in electrical engineering, was named to the dean's list at UMass Lowell for the spring 2020 semester. UMass Lowell is a national research university located on a high-energy campus in the heart of a global community. The university offers its more than 18,000 students bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in business, education, engineering, fine arts, health, humanities, sciences and social sciences. UMass Lowell... Read more →


NJ Students Graduate from Kutztown University

KUTZTOWN, PA (07/20/2020)-- Kutztown University has conferred degrees for more than 1,200 students for the Spring 2020 semester. Kutztown University announces degree conferment twice a year, once in the winter and once in the summer. Commencement exercises are held in May and December; however, students finish the requirements for graduation throughout the entire year. The following students have been awarded degrees following the spring 2020 semester. The cumulative grade point average necessary for honors distinction is: with honor (cum laude) 3.40; with high honor (magna cum laude) 3.60 and with highest honor (summa cum laude) 3.80. Students listed multiple times... Read more →


NJ Residents Named to Bryant U Dean's List

SMITHFIELD, RI (07/11/2020)-- Bryant University is dedicated to the pursuit, recognition, and celebration of academic excellence. The University is pleased to recognize the students who have been named to the Deans' List for the spring 2020 semester. "These outstanding achievements are particularly commendable as students have overcome significant challenges to demonstrate an unwavering commitment to excellence," says Provost and Chief Academic Officer Glenn Sulmasy, JD, LL.M. "I am impressed and proud of their resilience, dedication, and innovative spirit." Congratulations on this outstanding achievement! Michael Andrejco, class of 2021,from Wall, NJ Jenna Birnbohm-Kaminski, class of 2022,from Vincentown, NJ Jenna Gardner, class... Read more →


NJ Students Named to Albright College Deans List

READING, PA (07/09/2020)-- Local students have been named to the spring 2020 Dean's List honors at Albright College. To be eligible for the Dean's List, Albright students must earn a GPA of 3.75 or better while taking a minimum of three letter-graded courses during a semester. These students earned Dean's List honors regardless of all classes transitioning online after Spring Break due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Corrine Harrington of Elmer, N.J. (08318). A graduate of Arthur P Schalick High School, Harrington studied Psychology at Albright College. Evan Carr of Bordentown, N.J. (08505). A graduate of Bordentown Regional High School, Carr... Read more →


NJ Residents Named to McDaniel College Dean's List

WESTMINSTER, MD (07/08/2020)-- McDaniel College announces its Spring 2020 Dean's List, recognizing full-time undergraduate students for outstanding academic achievement, including: Grayson Myers of Medford (08055) with Highest Honors Courtney Rosenstiehl of Turnersville (08012) with Honors Dylan Amos of Sewell (08080) with High Honors Mia Wilson of West Deptford (08096) with Honors Christopher Degeorge of Riverton (08077) with High Honors Hannah Thomson of Pennsauken (08109) with Highest Honors Nicholas Alberto of Cherry Hill (08002) with Honors Madison Whalen of Magnolia (08049) with Honors Angela Dinunzio of Moorestown (08057) with Honors Jennifer Robinson of Sicklerville (08081) with High Honors Sarah Dunn of... Read more →


NJ Residents Named to University of Alabama Dean's and President's List

TUSCALOOSA, AL (07/07/2020)-- A total of 16,470 students enrolled during the 2020 spring semester at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean's List with an academic record of 3.5 or above or the President's List with an academic record of 4.0 (all A's). The UA Dean's and President's lists recognize full-time undergraduate students. The lists do not apply to graduate students or to undergraduate students who take less than a full course load. Shelby Kott of Brigantine (08203), named to UA Presidents List Alexis Melocchi of Burlington (08016), named to UA Deans List Angela Becker of Cape May... Read more →


Candidates Listed for Rowan U/Glassboro State College Hall of Fame

GLASSBORO, NJ - The date for the induction ceremony for the Shirley O'Day-Joy Solomen Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame has been changed to Sunday, April 18, 2021. The event was originally scheduled for October 25, 2020, but is being rescheduled due to COVID-19 concerns. The Class of 2021 is comprised of: John Bunting – Football Coach (1988-92); Mary Marino – Field Hockey and Women's Lacrosse Coach (1987-97; 1988-97 and 1999-07); Moriah Holmstrom – Field Hockey (1997-00); Tiffany Miller – Softball (1994-97); Bob Pfeffer – Baseball (1975-78); Mike Rucci – Baseball (2002-05); and Rob Scott – Men's Basketball... Read more →


NJ Student-Athletes represent Alvernia on MAC Academic Honor Roll

READING, PA (07/02/2020)-- The following local college student-athletes students were named to the Middle Atlantic Conference Academic Honor Roll: Tyler Barrett, of Mays Landing (NJ) and graduate of Oakcrest High School , earned the honor as a member of Men's Track and Field team while studying Sport Management at Alvernia University. Jacob Mesey, of Marlton (NJ) and graduate of Cherokee High School , earned the honor as a member of Men's Track and Field team while studying Sport Management at Alvernia University. Qnyera Hinton, of Mays Landing (NJ) and graduate of Oakcrest High School , earned the honor as a... Read more →


Moravian College Names NJ Students to Dean's Honor List

BETHLEHEM, PA (07/01/2020)-- Bethlehem, PA, Moravian College announced the names of the students named to the Dean's Honor List for the Spring 2020 semester. Students who carry three or more course units during the fall or spring term and attain a GPA for the term of 3.50 or higher are placed on the Dean's Honor List. Please click here to see the Dean's Honors List for Spring 2020. Matthew Anderson of Tabernacle was named to the Moravian College Dean's Honors List for Spring 2020. Carlos Barnes of Egg Harbor Township was named to the Moravian College Dean's Honors List for... Read more →


NJ Residents Graduate from CCU

CONWAY, SC (06/2020)-- Coastal Carolina University saw nearly 1,300 students graduate in Spring 2020 during a virtual ceremony that included a speech from alumnus and Emmy-nominated actor Michael Kelly, among them: Lauren Alcorn, a political science major from Cape May Court House, Bryce Aulffo, a management major from Minotola, Cody Bokash, a exercise and sport science major from Bridgeton, Ryan Fleagle, a management major from Sicklerville, Sean Forte, a english major from Wrightstown, Mackenzie Jones, a communication major from Juliustown, Kelsey Kanauss, a early childhood education major from Bridgeton, Morgan Labbree, a communication major from Woodbury, Spencer Nickle, a engineering... Read more →


NJ Students Named to Gettysburg College Deans List

GETTYSBURG, PA (06/23/2020)-- Gettysburg College students take pride in their work, and we are likewise proud to announce their recent academic achievements. Students with a quality point average in the range of 3.300 to 3.599 for a semester's work were recently placed on the Deans' Commendation List. The following students from your area have been placed on the Fall 2019 list: Jillian Caputo of Haddon Township NJ (08108) Tyler Carmolingo of Mullica Hill NJ (08062) Katherine Cona of Haddon Township NJ (08108) Kathryn DeLia of Marlton NJ (08053) Dylan Elliott of Sewell NJ (08080) Chloe Fuetterer of Linwood NJ (08221)... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Students Named to Dean's List at Mount St. Mary's University EMMITSBURG, MD (06/24/2020)-- Mount St. Mary's University is pleased to announce that 705 students earned Dean's List honors in Spring 2020, achieving this accomplishment despite transitioning to online learning midway through the semester due to the coronavirus pandemic. An additional 150 students were named to the President's List for earning a grade point average of 4.0. Honorees include: Alyssa Allen of Rosenhayn Carolyn Allen of Vineland Jake Askin of Medford Samantha Barry of Williamstown Madison Bradley of Haddonfield Jenna Brady of Woodbury Ryan Carroll of Marlton Jake DeAngelis of Mount... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

More than 2,300 make the Dean's List at CCU CONWAY, SC (06/24/2020)-- More than 2,300 undergraduate students at Coastal Carolina University were named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2020 semester, including: Makenna Albanese, a Recreation and Sport Management major from Oaklyn, NJ, 08107. Haley Barnabei, a Biochemistry major from Turnersville, NJ, 08012. Cody Bokash, a exercise and sport science major from Bridgeton, NJ, 08302. Sarah Buckley, a major from Millville, NJ, 08332. Gianna Conway, a Computer Science-Preengineering major from Sicklerville, NJ, 08081. Ryan Fleagle, a management major from Sicklerville, NJ, 08081. Bianca Funari, a Philosophy major from Voorhees,... Read more →


Rutgers Law School graduate Carmen Day Achieved Her Goal After Turning Her Life Around

TO THE POINT: CAMDEN CITY NJ (June 26, 2020)--– Through grit and perseverance, Carmen Day overcame hurdles to become an attorney. As a teenager, Day pleaded with a Camden judge to reduce her probation sentence for a mistake she made, vowing to the judge that she would make a better life for herself, and that he might one day see her as a lawyer in his courtroom. “I have always had a passion for justice and equality,” says Day, a Camden native. “I believe I was destined to be a lawyer.” Day graduated from Rutgers Law School in Camden in... Read more →


New school-record established as Kutztown tops 200 PSAC Scholar-Athletes

KUTZTOWN, PA (06/23/2020)-- A school-record 205 Kutztown University student-athletes have been named Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Scholar-Athletes for the 2019-20 academic year, the conference office announced Monday afternoon. By having more than 200 student-athletes recognized for the first time in school history, Kutztown surpassed its former record of 181 PSAC Scholar-Athletes from 2017-18. KU has featured 100 or more PSAC Scholar-Athletes each of the last 14 years. The Golden Bears ranked ninth among the conference's 18 institutions based on overall honorees, but posted a strong 48.2% scholar-athlete rate. To be eligible for PSAC Scholar-Athlete honors this year, a student-athlete... Read more →


Bloomsburg University has a school record 208 named as PSAC Scholar-Athletes

BLOOMSBURG, PA (06/23/2020)-- A school-record total of 208 Bloomsburg University student-athletes have been recognized as Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Scholar-Athletes for the 2019-20 academic year. The 208 Huskies join a PSAC-record 3,762 student-athletes from the league's 18 institutions being named to the list. The 3,762 scholar-athlete total marks 50% of the student-athlete population across the conference. Both of those numbers shatter previous records of 3,117 and 43%, respectively, set one year ago. The league has now registered at least a 30% rate for 12 straight years. The total number of honorees has increased each year since the 2006-07 academic... Read more →


NJ Students Named to Muhlenberg College Dean's List

ALLENTOWN, PA (06/23/2020)-- Congratulations to these students for being named to the Muhlenberg College Dean's List for the Spring 2020 semester. The following local students were included: Alexandria Bak of Pennsville (08070) Roger Baldacci of Sewell (08080) Shannon Beachem of Wall Township (07719) Matthew Borrelli of Cherry Hill (08034) Zaire Carter of Delran (08075) Nicholas Cope of Williamstown (08094) Madison Cornelius of Browns Mills (08015) Hannah DeFrates of Haddonfield (08033) Carina Filemyr of Cape May (08204) Christopher Grahn of Riverton (08077) Jenna Greenwald of Voorhees (08043) Talia Hawkins of Delran (08075) Emily Kirchner of Maple Shade (08052) Sarah Krsnak of... Read more →


NJ Students Named to URI Dean's List

KINGSTON, RI (06/22/2020)-- The University of Rhode Island is pleased to announce the Spring 2020 Dean's List. The students represent nearly all of Rhode Island's cities and towns, all six New England states, New York and New Jersey, and many other states and countries. To be included on the Dean's List, full-time students must have completed 12 or more credits for letter grades during a semester and achieved at least a 3.30 quality point average. Part-time students qualify with the accumulation of 12 or more credits for letter grades earning at least a 3.30 quality point average. The following students... Read more →


NJ Students Named to Gettysburg College Deans List

GETTYSBURG, PA (06/23/2020)-- Gettysburg College students take pride in their work, and we are likewise proud to announce their recent academic achievements. Students whose semester averages were 3.6 or above were recently placed on the Dean's Honor List. The following local students have been awarded this outstanding academic achievement in the Fall 2019 semester. Meredith Amato of Woodbury NJ (08096) Liza Barr of Medford NJ (08055) Evan Bertonazzi of Richland NJ (08350) Rebecca Blaszczyk of Swedesboro NJ (08085) Emily Bostrom of Hainesport NJ (08036) Macey Cohen of Marlton NJ (08053) Casey Creagh of Burlington NJ (08016) Rebecca Daly of Marlton... Read more →