MARTIN WINS MATH CONTESTS
Tyler Martin, of Shavertown, won second place in the senior division at the 65th Annual LCCTM Mathematics Contest held at Wilkes University. He tied for third place in Level II at the Marywood University Student Mathematics Club contest.
Martin is a member of the Class of 2013 at Wyoming Seminary.
Emily Mackesey, of Shavertown, recived a second place $1,000 scholarship to attend the 2013 Performing Arts Institute (PAI) June 24-August 3 at Wyoming Seminary Upper School, Kingston. She received the scholarships based on her performances at the PAI Gala Scholarship Competition at the Wyoming Seminary Lower School in Forty Fort.
CHARNEY ON DEAN’S LIST
Alyssa Leigh Charney, of Dallas, has been named to the dean’s list at Clemson University for the spring 2013 semester. She is majoring in English.
To be named to the dean’s list, a student must achieve a grade-point average between 3.50 and 3.99 on a 4.0 scale.
FOUR NAMED TO DEAN’S LIST
Four area students have been named to the dean’s list at Clarion University of Pennsylvania for the spring 2013 semester.
They are Dana Augugliaro, of Dallas; Carla Cilvik, of Harveys Lake; Kiri Koziol, of Noxen; and Elizabeth Lipski, of Shavertown.
Students must earn a grade point average of 3.5 for placement on the dean’s list.
HIRTHLER ON DEAN’S LIST
Michael Hirthler, of Shavertown, a senior, was named to the dean’s list of Mercer University’s Eugene W. Stetson School of Business and Economics for the spring 2013 semester.
Inclusion on this list requires students to meet rigorous grade-point-average standards for the Eugene W. Stetson School of Business and Economics.
VALENTI ATTENDS HOBY
Christina Valenti, daughter of Len and Lisa Valenti, of Dallas, joined 250 leaders representing high schools from throughout central and northeast Pennsylvaniaat the Central Pennsylvania Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar (HOBY) May 16-19 at Shippensubrg University.
Valenti represented Dallas High School.
SWEENEY GRADUATES FROM WILKES
John Michael Sweeney graduated from Wilkes University on May 18 with a Bachelor of Science Degree (Cum Laude) in Accounting and a second degree a Bachelor of Business Administration (Cum Laude) in Management. Sweeney was also named to the dean’s list for the spring semester. He was vice president of the Class of 2013. He is a member of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges and of Delta Mu Delta. He received an award for outstanding service to Student Government and Student Life at Wilkes University.
He is the son of John D. Sweeney and Ann M. Burke-Sweeney, of Shavertown, who are also both Wilkes graduates.
Nicole Redinski, of Shavertown, graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in creative writing with an editing and publishing minor as Susquehanna University closed its 155th academic year with annual commencement exercises on May 12. She is the daughter of Robert and Marion Redinski and a graduate of Dallas Senior High School.