Bethlehem Press

Monday, August 20, 2018


Tuesday, August 14, 2018 by The Press in School

BASD: Volunteer Clearances reminder

If you are planning on being a parent or other volunteer for BASD or another school group, visit (forms page) for volunteer procedures and to download the Parent Volunteer Clearances information provided by BASD.

Freedom HS: Band preview Aug. 17

The Patriot Band will perform its 2018 season preview show for the public at 7 p.m. Aug. 17 on the new turf field, 3149 Chester Ave.


Tuesday, August 14, 2018 by The Press in School

Northampton Community College

DEP head reviews energy savings

Pennsylvania’s Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Patrick McDonnell met with Northampton Community College’s Emerging Technology Applications Center’s Dr. John Barkanic to review the environmental and energy savings for the year.


Monday, August 6, 2018 by The Press in School

College of New Jersey

Cydney Guito of Bethlehem, a Communication Studies major, was named to the College of New Jersey spring 2018 dean’s list. To be placed on the list, a student must carry 12 or more credits that semester and earn a 3.5 (or above) grade point average.

The College of New Jersey is located at 2000 Pennington Road, N.J. 08618. Call 609-771-2131 or visit for information.

Penn State/University Park

Christopher Eichlin, of Bethlehem, has been named to the Penn State University (University Park campus) spring 2018 dean’s list.


Monday, August 6, 2018 by The Press in School

BASD: Foundation officers named

The Foundation for the Bethlehem Area School District has named, as new Board of Trustees members, Janelle Creveling, Matthew Malozi, Kerry Wrobel and Courtney Weikert. They will join current board members Edward Boksan, John Callahan, Caroline DiPipi-Hoy, James Holley, Matthew Malozi, Victoria Montero, Jennifer Roeder, James Santanasto and Gina Scala,


Monday, August 6, 2018 by The Press in School

Drew University

Paul Roth, of Bethlehem, earned a bachelor of arts degree and graduated from Drew University at its spring 2018 commencement.

Drew University is located at 36 Madison Ave., Madison, N.J. 07940. For information, call 973-408-3000 or visit

Submit items to, fax 610-740-0947 or mail it to College graduates, c/o Bethlehem Press, 1633 N. 26 St.,Allentown, PA 18104.


Monday, August 6, 2018 by The Press in School

Cedar Crest College

Adult and Grad Ed sessions Aug. 18

Cedar Crest College’s School of Adult and Graduate Education will host an information session from 12:45-2:30 p.m. for undergraduates and from 1:45-3 p.m. for graduate sessions, both on Aug. 18 in Harmon Hall of Peace, Miller Family building.

Cedar Crest College is located at 100 College Drive, Allentown, 18104. For information, call 1-800-360-1222 or visit

Northampton Community College

Locals in Colombia program

Cops ‘n’ Kids summer fun

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 by NATE JASTRZEMSKI in School

Sixty Donegan ES students came down the hill for a day of fun and education promotion at the Cops ‘n’ Kids Children’s Literacy Program special event July 12.

With Reading Room, Lehigh University international student, and city Health Bureau volunteers directing and playing with the kids throughout Northampton Community College’s Southside campus, complete with gift bags of goodies and books, the fun and promotional event lived up to the Cops ‘n’ Kids mission of connecting kids and the community through literacy.


Tuesday, July 31, 2018 by The Press in School

Vo-tech car, bike show on Sept. 30

Bethlehem Area Vo-Tech is hosting its seventh annual Car & Bike Show Sept. 30, noon-4 p.m., ending with awards.

Food, vendors, music and a basket raffle will be featured. Admission is free, but participation requires buying registration.

Contact John Karb at 61-866-8013, ext. 164 for more information. Vehicle registration begins at 10 a.m., or pre-register by contacting Jeff Cantrel at 610-866-8013, ext. 192.