Emma Lang Spath, daughter of Lois and Gregg Spath, Shavertown, recently became a member of The National Society of Collegiate Scholars. Spath, a 2012 cum laude graduate of Wyoming Seminary Upper School, is a member of the Class of 2016 at the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences of The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She is a Presidential Academic Scholar in the University Honors Program and has been named co-editor-in-chief of the George Washington Undergraduate Law Review. She is also a member of the executive board of the Pre-Law Student Association.
Erica Ann Sadowski, daughter of Edward and Nancy Sadowski, Hunlock Creek, was named Northwest Area’s Student of the Month for May. Sadowski took four college classes through the Young Scholar Program during her senior year and was inducted into the National Honor Society. She has been a field hockey player from grades 7-12 and attained a varsity letter. Sadowski has organized fundraisers, walks for various causes, gives blood and donates what she can to families in need. She also completed an internship at Candy’s Place-A Cancer Wellness Center in her junior year. She has been employed at John Heinz as a safety sitter on the Brain Injury Unit and is newly employed at Grotto Pizza. Sadowski will continue her education at Luzerne County Community College in the fall and eventually transfer to Misericordia University. She hopes to become a nurse practitioner specializing in oncology.