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
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
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
Morgan Kaye (2014); Exercise Science
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
Natalie Wagner (2013); Mass Communications
Donald Adam White (2013); Accounting, Concentration in Fraud Examination
Chai Williams (2014); History and Minor in Legal Studies
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.