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Dean's list

September 2, 2015 DELAWARE VALLEY UNIVERSITY, Doylestown — Rachel Crossman, Holli­daysburg. more »»


September 2, 2015 WILKES UNIVERSITY, Wilkes-Barre — Dillon Da­vis, Curwensville; Tessa Woods, West Decatur; Mav-erick Reed, Curwens­ville. more »»

Dean's list

August 30, 2015 SOUTH HILLS SCHOLL OF BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY, Altoona and State College campuses Altoona — Dylan Adams, Leah Allen, Britget Baker, Emily Baker, Janea Baughman, Ryan Bollinger, Barry Brown,... more »»

Hollidaysburg class of '50 marks 65 years

August 29, 2015 Courtesy photo The Hollidaysburg Senior High School class of 1950 held its 65th anniversary reunion on Aug. 8 at The Blairmont Club, Hollidaysburg. more »»

McEldowney fund awards scholarships

August 29, 2015 The McEldowney Academic Scholarship Fund, in memory of Richard L. McEldowney, presented more than $20,000 in scholarships to Blair County schools. more »»

Park Service invites entries for art contest

August 29, 2015 As the Western Pennsyl-vania National Parks prepare for the centennial year in 2016, they are looking for fourth-graders to share their park experience in art. more »»

Across the area

August 29, 2015 Teen’s drawing published in magazine The August 2015 issue of Highlights has published a drawing by 14-year-old Alexis B. Williams in its “Your Own Pages” section. more »»

Dean's list

August 26, 2015 DUBOIS BUSINESS COLLEGE — Katrina Simcox, Curwensville; Viviana Forrest, DuBois; Cristie Heffner, Alexandria; Jessica Kurtz, Alexandria; Heidi Carthen, Huntingdon; Michele Eriksen, Huntingdon; Shani... more »»


August 26, 2015 YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY, Youngstown, Ohio — Henry Gaston, Altoona. ST. VINCENT COLLEGE, Latrobe — Jessica Rudolph, Altoona. JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY, Harrisonburg, Va. more »»


August 23, 2015 CLARION UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA SPRING GRADUATES Megan Fanella, Hollidays­burg, A.S., criminal justice and B.S., psychology; Philip Weichel, Hollidaysburg, B.S. more »»

Dean's list

August 23, 2015 LOCK HAVEN UNIVERSITY SPRING TERM Bedford County — Carlee D. Imler, Woodbury. Blair County — Emily R. Curfman, Altoona; Nicholas J. McElhinney, Altoona; Marrysa N. Moyer, Altoona; Tyler . more »»


August 23, 2015 SLIPPERY ROCK UNIVERSITY Bedford County — Erin Ferguson, Bedford, B.S., psychology; Jennifer Frazier, Bedford, M.E., special education/autism; Emily Sell, Oster­burg, B.S., communication. more »»

On campus

August 23, 2015 Juniata recognizes alumni achievement HUNTINGDON — Juniata College, as part of its “Alumni Weekend 2015,” presented five alumni-related awards on June 6 during Alumni Assembly. more »»

Logan Valley Mall helping local teachers

August 22, 2015 In an effort to help support local teachers and their schools during the busy back-to-school shopping season, Logan Valley Mall has launched “Kickstart Your Class,” a crowd-funding campaign built in... more »»


August 22, 2015 Kimberly Hite Kimberly Ann Hite, daughter of Robert and Cheryl Hite of Loretto, received a doctorate in instructional management and leadership from Robert Morris University. more »»

AAHS to present Distinguished Alumni Awards

August 22, 2015 The Altoona Area High School Alumni Association has announced the winners of its Distinguished Alumni Awards that will be presented on the weekend of Oct. 23 and 24. more »»

Heidelberg scholarships

August 22, 2015 Courtesy photo The Heidelberg Scholastic Scholarship Fund awarded $1,500 scholarships to 20 students on June 24 at the Heidelberg Country Club. more »»

Area students earn degrees from Penn State

August 18, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — The following area students received diplomas during spring commencement exercises at Penn State University. Bedford County Rosellen Bence, Alum Bank, B.S. more »»

Mount Aloysius College dean's list

August 16, 2015 CRESSON — The following area students were named to the dean’s list at Mount Aloysius College for the spring term. Alexandria — Emily Carole Mills. Altoona — Jordann C. more »»

On campus

August 16, 2015 Student recognized at UPMC?graduation Tessa Samuels of Houtzdale received the Most Outstanding Student Award during graduation ceremonies at the UPMC?Altoona School of Medical Technology/ Medical... more »»


August 16, 2015 WESTMINSTER COLLEGE, New Wilmington — Veronica Corcoran, DuBois, physics; Elizabeth Ishman, DuBois, early childhood/special education, summa cum laude; Adam Montowski, DuBois, history; Nicholas... more »»

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