Lindsay Scheve of Baltimore earned an award for academic achievement at The University of Scranton.
She earned a Frank O'Hara medal for having the highest grade-point average among sophomores for the 2011-12 academic year and in her college, the Panuska College of Professional Studies, according to a news release from ReadMedia.
This is the second time the nursing major has received the award. She is a member of Alpha Lambda Delta, the national honor society for freshmen, it states.
She is secretary of the Student Nurses Association and is a teaching assistant for biology. A Royal Ambassador, she has also volunteered at the Day Nursery Association.
Zipporah Brown was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Messiah College.
She is a sophomore majoring in theater at the school in Grantham PA. Students must earn a 3.6 GPA or higher to be named to receive the honor, according to a news release from ReadMedia.
Messiah is a private, Christian college of the liberal and applied arts and sciences. There are more than 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled.