July 11, 2013 RSS feed / Education

Pickett Points to Record-Level Education Funding for Budget Vote

The new state budget funds critical functions of government while being responsible to the taxpayer, said Rep. Tina Pickett who voted in favor of the 2013-14 spending plan that has now been sent to the governor for his signature. More...

Master Gardeners Holding Class in Rome

The Master Gardeners’ monthly class for the public will be held at 6:15 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, at the Rome Community Garden on Rt. 187 in Rome. More...

Elk Lake Accelerated Reader Million Word Club

The following fourth, fifth and sixth grade students read and tested on over one million words during this school year at Elk Lake Elementary School. More...

HoldridgeReceives Award

Tracy Holdridge, an administrator in the Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology, Cornell University received the first President’s Award of Excellence at the inaugural Employee More...

Benscoter to Attend Eastern University

Elizabeth Benscoter of Springville will be attending Eastern University as a first year economic development major. She is the daughter of Mick and Julie Benscoter and graduated from Elk Lake High School. More...

College Invites HS Grads and Parents

Misericordia University (MU) is holding an open house program for high school students and their parents on Saturday, Aug. 17. More...

Slippery Rock Graduates

Two area students were among those graduating from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania at the end of spring semester classes on May 18. Those with local affiliations receiving degrees were Gillian Clarke of Meshoppen and Ryan Mullen of Sayre. More...

Spend ‘A Day at the River’ on July 20

Music, food, kayak demos, nature exhibits, and farm vendors will come together for A Day at the River. The annual celebration of summer along the east bank of the Susquehanna River at Tunkhannock will be held on Saturday, July 20. More...

Manchester Scholarship Available to College Students

The Bradford County Conservation District is once again announcing the availability of the Ernest Manchester Memorial Scholarship to Bradford County college students. More...

Wilkes University Student Completes Senior Engineering Project

Wilkes University student Andrew Razawick of Tunkhannock completed a senior engineering project for Galaxy Brushes. This project was part of his degree requirements. More...

Mount Aloysius College to Host Open House July 26

Students searching for their college of choice are invited to walk the red carpet at Mount Aloysius College in Cresson (west of Altoona) on Friday, July 26, starting at 10 a.m. More...

Local Students On Slippery Rock Dean’s List

Slippery Rock University students from across Pennsylvania and the nation earned dean’s list honors during spring semester 2013 (ending May 18). More...

Pvt. Tidwell Completes Basic Training

Army Pvt. Diana M. Tidwell has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC. More...

Degrees Awarded To Area Students At Bloomsburg

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania has recently released its list of Spring 2013 graduates. Among the candidates for bachelor’s and master’s degrees were the following from the Rocket-Courier coverage area. More...

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