Dr. Sara Martin Brackett, a 2009 graduate of Rising Sun High School, has earned her Doctor of Philosophy degree in chemistry from the University of Notre Dame/Indiana. Sara began her college education at Washington College and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in chemistry prior to beginn…

The Terumo Americas Holding Inc. Scholarship program, sponsored by Terumo Americas Holding, recently announced its 2019 scholarships. The scholarship program recognizes the children of Terumo employees who are enrolled or planning to enroll in a college, university or technical school progra…

NORTH EAST — It was an afternoon of smiles, cheers, and a few tears as the Cecil College’s School of Nursing honored the Class of 2019 during the annual pinning ceremony on the North East Campus.

DALLAS TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Misericordia University recently hosted rising high school juniors and seniors on campus for a series of six Career Exploration Camps that provide aspiring collegians an opportunity to experience and learn more about exciting professions and residential life on a colle…

At the 154th commencement ceremonies at Frostburg State University in May, the following area residents were among the nearly 700 total candidates for degrees: Austin Bender, of North East, received a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering; Alexis Juergens, of Rising Sun, received a Bache…

Some 54 Cecil County students were named to the Dean’s List at Salisbury University for the spring 2019 semester. Chesapeake City-area residents include Tiffany Graham, Michael Lucatamo and Katherine Malin. Colora-area residents include Erika Dixon and Victoria Fultz. Elkton-area residents i…

Oregon State University held its 150th commencement on Saturday, June 15, in Reser Stadium in Corvallis, graduating a record 7,202 students. Local students who graduated this June from Oregon State include: Cody Kelley, of Bear, Del., who earned a Bachelor of Science in computer science; and…

Over 1,400 students were named to the spring 2019 Dean’s list at York College of Pennsylvania. To be eligible for this honor, a student must be registered for at least 12 academic credit hours and earn a semester GPA of 3.50 or higher. They included Matthew Christian, of North East, a sophom…

James Madison University is pleased to announce the students who graduated during the May 2019 commencement exercises. Among 3,700 students who received degrees during the ceremonies were Sydney Coleman, of Elkton, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science in quantitative finance and Jordyn D…

The following area students have been named to the University of Delaware’s Dean’s List for the spring 2019 semester: Nora Almuaqel, of Elkton; Makynzie Barton, of Port Deposit; Patrick Boyle, of Colora; Arianna Cordrey, of Elkton; Rebecca Davis, of North East; Natale DePase, of Elkton; Jere…

At the annual NEHS Alumni banquet on June 22, held at the North East Ballroom within the firehouse, six recent graduates of North East High School were presented with $1,000 awards from The NEHS Scholarship Foundation Inc. Since 2003, the foundation has donated $103,000 to deserving NEHS stu…