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January 13, 2013
Salem News

Allegheny Wesleyan registering students

SALEM - New student orientation and registration will be held at Allegheny Wesleyan College at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 21.

Classes will convene on Tuesday, Jan. 22. If you are interested in taking college classes, contact the Office of the Registrar at 330-337-6403 for information.

GED testing offered at Choffin C&TC

YOUNGSTOWN - Official GED testing, sponsored by Choffin Career and Technical Adult Education Department University System of Ohio, is available.

Classes will be held at 8:45 a.m. and 3:45 p.m. Jan. 22 and 23 at Choffin Career and Technical Center. All participants must be pre-registered and bring a photo ID. To pre-register for the test or to enroll in free classes call 330-744-8715.

Seefred Trust scholarships available

STRUTHERS - Seventeen years ago, Thomas J. Seefred of Struthers created the Thomas J. Seefred Trust. It is a perpetual fund that awards scholarships up to $3,000 each to college students between 18 to 25 years of age who are suffering from juvenile diabetes.

The college student must be successfully completing a standard curriculum leading to a bachelor's degree at an accredited junior college, college, or university. Current high school students are not eligible.

This scholarship is open to Ohio residents with preference given to qualified applicants from Trumbull, Mahoning, and Columbiana counties.

All scholarships will be awarded by the trust and will be based on academic promise, personal statement, recommendations, and financial need.

Applications may be printed from the trust's website at Scholarship applications must be postmarked by April 1. Scholarship recipients will be notified after July 1. For more information call Karen Leetch at 330-533-9900.

Panhellenic Scholarship offered

YOUNGSTOWN - Youngstown Alumnae Panhellenic is offering a $1500 scholarship for the 2013-14 school year to an undergraduate who is an active member of a National Panhellenic Conference Sorority.

The applicant must be a full-time sophomore, junior, or non-graduating senior woman who resides in Mahoning, Trumbull, or Columbiana county in the state of Ohio.

The award will be based on scholarship, financial need, leadership, and sorority participation. The award will be paid directly to the university's financial affairs office. The deadline for applying is April 1.

Applications may be secured online at

or by calling Lynn Sorber at 330-270-0226 or emailing at (put Youngstown Alumnae Panhellenic in the subject line).

Huffman earns Harding Univ. dean's list

SEARCY, Ark. - Kensington resident Amber Huffman, a junior at Harding University, is among more than 1,000 University students included on the dean's list for grades achieved during the fall semester.

The dean's list is published each semester by Dr. Larry Long, university provost, honoring those who have achieved high scholarship.

To be eligible, a student must be carrying 12 or more hours with a 3.65 or higher grade-point average and no incompletes.

Krupko achieves dean's list at Urbana Univ.

URBANA - James Krupko, son of Thomas and Cathy Krupko of Homeworth, was named to the Urbana University dean's list for the fall semester 2012.

He is a junior majoring in exercise science. In order to qualify for the dean's list, a student must be enrolled for at least 12 credit hours and achieve a grade point average of 3.6 or higher, with no grade lower than a "C."



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