December 31, 2007
Nursing instructor earns doctorate Mont Alto, Pa. -- Linda Carl, nursing instructor at Penn State Mont Alto, recently earned a doctor of education practitioner degree in educational leadership from the University of Phoenix. Carl earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in nursing from Catholic University of America, a Bachelor's of General Studies degree with a major in Psychology from American University, and a Master of Science in Nursing from George Mason University. Carl has been an instructor at Penn State Mont Alto for three years.
February 15, 2009
Laura Elizabeth Stumpf and Barry Lynn Smoot were married Saturday, April 12, 2008, at Ballantyne Country Club in Charlotte, N.C. The bride is the daughter of William and Mary Stumpf of Charlotte. She is a graduate of Myers Park High School and Elon University with a Bachelor of Arts in English. The bridegroom is the son of Ronald and Debora Smoot of Hagerstown. He is a graduate of Clear Spring High School and Elon University with a Bachelor of Arts in corporate communications.
May 27, 2012
MARION, Ind. - The following area students were among the 2,000 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies April 28 at Indiana Wesleyan University: Terry Baker of Hagerstown, who received a Bachelor of Science in nursing. Lauren Cox of Hagerstown, who received a Bachelor of Science in exercise science. BURLINGTON, Vt. - Laurie G. Lesage of Emmitsburg, Md., was recognized at an honors-day ceremony at the University of Vermont earlier this spring.
April 5, 2009
Cortney Brooke Miller and Matthew James Wade were married Saturday, June 14, 2008, at Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Hagerstown. The bride is the daughter of John Miller of Williamsport, and Kendra Miller of Hagerstown. The bridegroom is the son of Dave and Sue Wade of Boonsboro. The bride received a Bachelor of Science in elementary education from Towson University in 2006. She is employed as a second-grade teacher at Maugansville Elementary School. The bridegroom received a Bachelor of Science in business administration and computer information systems from Towson University in 2006.
July 29, 2012
The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown recognized 19 scholarship recipients during an awards reception in the USMH lobby on July 16. Along with 10 USMH scholarships, nine awards will be given from the Magnolia Foundation Scholarship Fund. The fund includes two named awards each from the Board of County Commissioners and Citicorp Inc. Also, an award from the city of Hagerstown and a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) scholarship will be given. Students being awarded the USMH scholarships will receive $2,500 each, and recipients of the Magnolia Fund scholarships will each receive $1,920.
August 19, 2006
Leiby-Dempsher Dr. Chris J. Dempsher and Graciela L. Dempsher of Hagerstown announce the engagement of their son, Michael Jonathan Dempsher, to Katherine Elizabeth Leiby, daughter of Dr. Lawrence R. and Karen Belli of Doylestown, Pa., and the Rev. Richard A. and Dr. Brenda Leiby of Muhlenburg, Pa. Ms. Leiby graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a degree in communication science and disorders and received a master's degree...
June 23, 2007
Lynskey-Karwoski Bethany Karwoski and G. Emmett Lynskey III were married Saturday, April 21, 2007, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Washington, D.C. The bride is the daughter of Deborah Karwoski of Smithsburg and Stephen Karwoski of Kahului, Hawaii. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. George Lynskey Jr. of Landenburg, Pa. The bride is a 1998 graduate of Smithsburg High School and received a bachelor's degree in chemical and biomolecular engineering from Cornell University in 2002.
June 20, 2009
Antietam Bible College, Biblical Seminary, and Graduate School in Hagerstown has announced the following graduates: James Brown of Hagerstown earned a master of ministry in practical theology. Bryan Dugger of Martinsburg, W.Va., earned a master of arts in practical theology. Kirstin Gearhart of Boonsboro earned a bachelor of science in missions, summa cum laude. Matthew Shoemaker of Hagerstown earned a bachelor of science in pastoral studies. Tiffanie Speers of Fayetteville, Pa., earned a bachelor of science in Christian elementary education, summa cum laude.