Honors Program Graduates

The following is a list of recent Honors Program graduates, their academic majors, and their careers.

Louisa Andrew (2014); Biology
Plans to start medical school at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Emily Arcuri (2013); English, Creative Writing
Jr. PR Specialist at WebpageFX.

Grace Barry (2014); Speech-Language Pathology
Plans to attend graduate school

Ralph Beishline (2013); Mathematics
Will enter the workforce.

Audra Briggs (2014); Mass Communications, Minor in Art Studio
Unknown

Sarabeth Clever (2014); Early Childhood/Special Education, Concentration in Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Plans to attend graduate school

Rebecca Cole (2014); Nursing
Plans to find a nursing job

Caitlyn Connolly (2013); Mid-Level Language Arts 4-8
Looking for a job to teach reading and writing.

Tricia Forgit (2013); Speech Pathology & Audiology
Will attend graduate school at the University of Virginia.

Brianna Fox (2014); Nursing
Plans to work as an RN in a hospital setting

Stephanie Giannelli-Frey (2014); Early Childhood/Special Education with a Concentration in Deaf Education
Plans to move to Baltimore and work for Teach for America

Dagaen Golomb (2013); Computer Science & Mathematics
Pursuing a Ph.D. in Computer and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania.

Sarah Gorr (2013); Early Childhood PK-4
Looking for a job in an elementary school.

Natalie Greenholt (2014); Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Plans to attend graduate school at Bloomsburg University to obtain a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology

Paul Gregorowicz (2013); Computer Science
Unknown.

Heather Hamilton (2013); ASL Interpreting/Deaf Education
Will complete a summer practicum requirement, then work with an agency or as an educational interpreter for a year before going to graduate school for ASL Linguistics.

Matthew Hess (2014); Environmental, Geographical, and Geological Sciences: Geography and Planning Track
Plans to complete an internship

Michael Homishak (2013); Secondary Education Biology
Looking for a teaching job in high school or middle.  Will attend graduate school for Instructional Technology and Design.

Kieren Hooper (2013); Nursing
Will begin her nursing career at St. Joseph’s hospital in New York.

Allison Huber (2014); Secondary Education History
Plans to work at Selinsgrove Area High School at a 9th grade history teacher

Hanna Jarsocrak (2013); Psychology
Unknown.

Morgan Kaye (2014); Exercise Science
Unknown

Erik Kile (2013); Creative Writing and Art Studio

Melanie Koch (2013); Speech Pathology & Audiology
Will attend graduate school for Speech Pathology and become a speech therapist.

Jordyn Koveleski (2014); Speech Pathology and Audiology
Plans to attend graduate school to obtain a Master’s Degree in Speech Pathology.

Elizabeth Kribbs (2014); Dual Special Education and Early Childhood Education
Plans to attend graduate school at Bloomsburg University

Karlee Lebo (2013); Early Childhood PK-4
Looking for a teaching position in an elementary school in the Central PA area.

Elizabeth Lee (2013); Nursing
Will complete a two-year ministry internship with Servant Partners in San Jose, CA.

Allison Longstreet (2013); Secondary Education French
Plans are undecided.

Kelsey Matthews (2013); Chemistry; Pre-Med
Will attend Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Morganne McCartney (2013); Secondary Education Spanish
Will move to the South to teach middle school or high school Spanish.

Shelbi McGraw (2014); Nursing
Plans to work as a nurse at Lehigh Valley Hospital.

David Moyer (2013); 3+2 Engineering Science Program
A 3+2 student, David still has one more year at PSU until he completes his degrees.
He plans to work in the renewable energy industry and own a Rita’s Water Ice store.

Ryan Oravec (2013); Mathematics & Computer Science
Looking for a job as a computer programmer.

Kenneth Pallis (2013); Secondary Education Biology
Looking for a job abroad so he can travel.

Kelsey Paulsen (2013); Business Economics
Is now an Underwriter for Johnson & Johnson MGA Insurance.

Kiersten Pletscher (2013); Secondary Education Mathematics
Looking for a job in Eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, or Virginia.

Kristin Pyle (2014); Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Plans to attend graduate school.

Erik Rahner (2014); Pre-Med with a Minor in Chemistry
Plans to attend medical school

Anne Reno (2013); English Creative Writing
Will complete an internship with the Office of Planning and Assessment at Bloomsburg University.

Olivia Rios (2013); Secondary Education English
Will attend graduate school at Bloomsburg University.

Meghan Ruland (2014); Audiology/Speech Pathology with a concentration in the Education of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Minor in Spanish
Plans to attend graduate school to obtain a Master’s degree in Speech Pathology.

Meredith Salmon (2014); Secondary Education Biology
Plans to work at Peddie School in Hightstown, NJ as a full time biology teacher, soccer coach, and dorm parent

Brooke Shannon (2014); Chemistry/Biochemistry
Plans to attend medical school

Amber Shifflett (2013); Pre-Physician’s Assistant
Will attend graduate school for a Master’s Degree as a Physician’s Assistant.

Amanda Sissock (2013); Speech Pathology & Audiology
Will attend graduate school at the University of Pittsburgh for Speech Pathology.

Samantha Smith (2014); Secondary Education, English Literature, and Creative Writing
Plans to obtain a Master’s degree in Linguistics and a Doctorate in English Literature

George Specht (2013); Political Science
Will attend graduate school for an MBA Degree and continue to manage a family-owned business.

Chelsea Stoner (2014); Nursing
Plans to be an RN in the Nurse Residency Program at Penn State Hershey Medical Center

Amy Thomas (2014); Early Childhood Education
Plans to obtain a teaching position as an Elementary Educator

Elaine Tierney (2013); Speech Pathology & Audiology
Will attend Northwestern University for a Master’s Degree in Speech Pathology.

Sarah Vandegriff (2013); Dual Major – Early Childhood and Special Education

Gabrielle Vielhauer (2014); Anthropology with a Concentration in Archaeology and Minor in Geography
Plans to look for a job, save money, and apply to graduate programs

Jamie Wagner (2014); Secondary Education English
Unknown

Natalie Wagner (2013); Mass Communications
Unknown.

Donald Adam White (2013); Accounting, Concentration in Fraud Examination

Chai Williams (2014); History and Minor in Legal Studies
Unknown

Meredith Woy (2013); Secondary Education Physics
Looking for a job teaching high school physics.

Katrina Wright (2013); Early Childhood PK-4
Looking for a job in her home school district.

Summary

The Bloomsburg University Honor Program is a community of students and faculty with strong academic, social, and service aspirations.

Location

Honors Department Offices
Located on the corner of Luzerne nearest the BU store, across from the Kehr Union building.

Contact

Feel free to contact the honors department with any questions you may have.
Phone: (570) 389-5481
Email: sthonors@bloomu.edu
More contact information can be found at the contact us page on this site.