Bethlehem Press

Sunday, February 25, 2018

COLLEGE NEWS

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in School

Cedar Crest College

Online auction set for Feb. 26

The Cedar Crest College Alumnae Association will hold their annual online auction from February 26 through March 23 at www.biddingforgood.com/cccalumnaeauction.

There will be a variety of items including restaurant gift certificates, winery tours, vacation getaways, original artwork and several Cedar Crest College items, all donated by alumnae and staff, businesses and the public.

All proceeds will benefit the Alumnae Association and Cedar Crest College.

Elissa Slader

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in School

Lehigh Valley Academy

Grade: 12

Family members: I have a family of five, including myself.

Favorite subject: My favorite subject is sports health and exercise science because I am intrigued by the way the human body functions. It also led me to find interest in physical therapy.

Activities: I run track and my events are the 400 meters and 800 meters.

Next steps: I plan on attending a university, but I am not sure right now which one.

Career goals: My goal is to be a physical therapist’s assistant.

SCHOOL NEWS

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in School

Swain School: Diversity presentation set for Feb. 21

The Swain School, 1100 S. 24th St., Allentown, will host Dr. Michael “Mykee” Fowlin 7 p.m. Feb. 21 at a presentation that is free and open to the public. It is the second of the school’s parenting education series presentations for this year, sponsored by Brookside Dental.

2018 HS Musicals

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in School

March 3 through 5 - Moravian Academy

Into the Woods, 7:30 p.m. March 3, 4: 2 p.m. March 5. Dyer Auditorium, Walter Hall, Moravian Academy, 4313 Green Pond Road. Tickets: visit http://click4tix.com/moravian/.

March 8 through 10 - Saucon Valley HS

The Music Man, 7 p.m. March 8, 9, 10; 2 p.m. March 11; 2097 Polk Valley Road, Hellertown. Tickets: visit www.showtix4u.com; click on “Buy Tickets Event Search”; search for Saucon Valley High School.

April 5 to 9 - Freedom HS

SCHOOL NEWS

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 by The Press in School

BASD

Nitchmann: MATHCOUNTS set for Feb. 10

More than 200 students from 23 middle, intermediate and junior high schools in three counties will compete in the annual Lehigh Valley MATHCOUNTS® on Feb. 10, snow date Feb. 11, at Nitschmann Middle School, 1002 W. Union Boulevard. The organizers are the Lehigh Valley Chapter of the PA Society of Professional Engineers for students in Lehigh, Northampton, Carbon, and Monroe Counties.

STUDENT PROFILE - Isidoro Anderson Bento, Bethlehem Catholic HS

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 by The Press in School

Grade: 12

Family members: Paul (father), Janet (mom), Mackenzie and Claudia (sisters)

Favorite subject: My favorite subject is definitely history. I like learning about historical figures and try to learn something different from those great women and men.

Activities: Student body president, Environmental Club president, Mini-Thon Committee head, soccer and volleyball teams, debate team, mock trial team, CYO basketball, FIAT (Faith in Active Teens)

Next steps: I want to study political science at a four-year school.

LV ACADEMY NEWS-Student Council starts newspaper

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 by The Press in School

School pride is not just a word at Lehigh Valley Academy but something that is embraced throughout every corner of the school. LVA students have just wrapped up their second quarter with that means LVA’s student council is busy at work planning the schools beloved Pep Rally and various other activities. LVA’s student council with the help of Cori Klein has been hard at work organizing an Olympic Games-themed event.