Franklin Residents On The Move In Higher Ed

Lynn Smith, a Cinema & Photography major at Ithaca College, was one of over 150 IC students to be named to the Empire 8 President’s List. In order to be considered for the President’s List, a student-athlete must earn a 3.75 grade point average or higher while participating in a conference-sponsored sport. In addition, the student-athlete must display positive conduct on and off campus and be enrolled full-time at the member institution. The conference states, “Its commitment to serve the educational needs of its student-athletes is the hallmark of the Empire 8.”

b was named to the dean’s list at Bates College for the fall semester ending in December 2016. This is a distinction earned by students whose cumulative grade point average is 3.71 or higher. Kang, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harsharan S. Kang of Somerset, is a 2013 graduate of Franklin High School. She is majoring in biology at Bates.

Sarah Morrill was among 45 University of Scranton students who participated in six domestic service trips organized by Campus Ministries’ Center for Service and Social Justice. Morrill, a graduate in the University’s College of Professional Studies, volunteered at the McKenna Center in Washington, D.C., a daytime drop-in center for homeless men, at which students volunteered at food pantries and soup kitchens.

Delaware Valley University is pleased to announce that the following students have been accepted for admission at the University: Shanice Bailey, Mariselle Galdi, Allaura Gladney, Amanda Lake and Tania Minor Garcia. Gladney, Lake and Garcia were also recipients of the University’s top three merit-based Admission scholarships. Academic merit scholarships are awarded to high-achieving students based on GPA and test scores.


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