CLEMSON, S.C. — Local students enrolled at Clemson University for the fall 2018 semester. They are Taylor Judge of Queenstown, whose major is pre-business, and Brandon Kyle Westerfield of Easton, whose major is general engineering.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Belmont University in Nashville welcomed a record 8,318 students to campus, nearly triple the enrollment in 2000 and marking a 65 percent increase in the last decade alone. This marks Belmont's 18th consecutive year of record enrollment.
SALISBURY — Talbot County students recently graduated from Salisbury University. They were among the 1,644 students who received 1,392 bachelor’s degrees, 238 master’s degrees and 14 doctoral degrees during a ceremony at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center.
EMMITSBURG — Eight Mount St. Mary’s University students in the Green Terror Battalion, including North Dorchester High School graduate Jayke Conner of Hurlock, swore their oath of enlistment and committed to pursuit of a commission in the U.S. Army in a recent ceremony.
CHESTER, Pa. — Widener University freshman Casey Barnes of Easton was among 17 freshmen who recently completed a study abroad experience that marked the beginning of their undergraduate careers.
Bryce Arens and Katie Schumacher were wed May 5 at Junto Winery in Seward, Neb., where a reception also was held. The bride was given in marriage by her parents, Richard and Susan Schumacher of Easton. The officiant was Pastor Steve Todd.
ANNVILLE, Pa. — Ashton Mooday of Worton is one of nearly 150 students participating with the Pride of the Valley Marching Band at Lebanon Valley College. She is one of the band’s three drum majors.
ROLLA, Mo. — Andrew Charles Provonche of Chestertown earned a Master of Science degree in engineering management during May commencement ceremonies at Missouri University of Science and Technology.
SALISBURY — Audrey Schirmer, daughter of Peter and Linda Schirmer of Denton, recently received the Wood-Miller Scholarship during Salisbury University’s annual Honors Convocation.
SALISBURY — Mollie Jewell, daughter of Patricia Sturdevant-Jewell of Galena, recently received the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship during Salisbury University’s annual Honors Convocation.
HARRISONBURG, Va. — Eastern Mennonite University student Rachel Sturm of Denton has been named to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference All-Academic Team for Women’s Soccer, Indoor/Outdoor Track & Field.
ANNVILLE, Pa. — Ashton Mooday of Worton is one of 62 students named as a Valley Ambassador for Lebanon Valley College for the upcoming year. Mooday, a graduate of Kent County High School, is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in music education and music.
FROSTBURG — Rachel Cox of Easton received the Nadeane A. Gordon Presidential Merit Scholarship for Vocal Music: In Honor of Bonnie Gurley Kunkel and Barry Lyndon Gurley, Department of Music Choral Scholarship, Founders Scholarship and Talent in the Arts Scholarship IV for study at Frostburg …