July 6, 2009
The Hagerstown Branch of the American Association of University Women awarded scholarships to 17 Washington County students for the 2009-10 academic year. The applicant pool was diverse in terms of ethnicity, age, educational career path, current/returning students and geographical residence. A record number of high-achieving students applied. First-time AAUW scholarship recipients include: o Scoti Dodson, a graduate of Boonsboro High, who is planning to attend the University of Maryland, College Park o Emily Forrester, a graduate of South Hagerstown High School, who will attend Virginia Tech o Deborah Green (nontraditional)
May 26, 2007
Marshall-Younker Joseph and Denise Marshall of Little Orleans, Md., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Marie Marshall, to Samuel Lee Younker Jr., son of Debbie Kerns of Mercersburg, Pa., and Samuel and Tina Younker of Hancock. Ms. Marshall is a 2000 graduate of Flintstone High School. She graduated from Frostburg State University in 2004 with a bachelor's degree in social work and sociology. She received a master's degree from the University of Maryland School of Social Work.
March 2, 2011
Kevin Tressler talks with Frostburg University's Vickie Mazer Wednesday evening during the annual spring open house at the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown. The event, held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., was meant to give prospective students a chance to learn about programs at the school on West Washington Street. Faculty, departmental chairmen and chairwomen and staff were available to talk with students. Since opening in 2005, USM-H has grown in student enrollment and program offerings.
February 21, 2011
University System of Maryland at Hagerstown will host its annual spring open house Wednesday, March 2, from 5 to 7 p.m. Since opening in 2005, USM-H has grown in student enrollment and program offerings. USM-H offers 21 programs from five universities, including Frostburg State University, Salisbury University, Towson University, University of Maryland University College and the University of Maryland, College Park. Faculty, department chairs and staff will be available to talk with students and answer questions regarding programs offered at USM-H.
October 23, 2012
A newly hired business administrator in the Waynesboro Area School District will be making $93,000 a year under a two-year contract. The Waynesboro Area School Board on Tuesday authorized the hiring of Shippensburg, Pa., resident Thomas Dick, who will start in the role in January. A former director of transportation and facilities for Greencastle-Antrim School District, Dick most recently worked as the business manager of Bermudian Springs School District in York Springs, Pa. He has a master's degree in business administration from Frostburg State University.
April 18, 2000
The Washington County Career Connections Team honored more than 100 students from area high schools and colleges for their academic achievements during a ceremony at Hagerstown Community College Monday evening. The students were enrolled in career and technology programs at Washington County public schools, Frostburg State University, Hagerstown campus, Hagerstown Business College and Hagerstown Community College. The Career Connections Team is comprised of local educators and business leaders who advise and promote career and technology programs, Margaret Rhoads, vice chairwoman of the Career Connections Team, said.
March 10, 2000
Seibert-Daymude Melanie Kay Daymude and Ian Andrew Seibert were married Saturday, Aug. 7, 1999, at Hagerstown Church of the Brethren. The bride is the daughter of Ed and Robin Daymude of Hagerstown. The bridegroom is the son of Charlotte Seibert of Hagerstown and the late Paul Seibert. The bride is a 1995 graduate of South Hagerstown High School and a 1999 graduate of Frostburg State University with a bachelor of science degree in early childhood/elementary education.