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STUDENT PROFILE: Sawyer Ann Hoyak, Notre Dame HS

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in School

Grade: 12

Family members: Joyce Hoyak, mother; Curt Hoyak, father; Chloe Hoyak, sister; Seever Hoyak, brother; and Rufus, dog

Favorite subject: My favorite subject has to be English because I enjoy reading. I also enjoy art class because I am creative, but also a perfectionist. I feel that art allows me to express myself.

Activities: I am co-captain of the volleyball team, secretary of SADD, a student council representative, and a member of chorus.

Next steps: I plan on attending college to become a dental hygienist.

SkillsUSA competition: Students' ability on display

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by TYLER D. MARTIN in School

Local students put their technical education on display in front of employers, school representatives and judges at the SkillsUSA District 11 Championships held at the Allentown Fairgrounds Agri-Plex Jan. 30.

Students from five area technical schools competed in 51 hands-on skill and leadership competitions displaying their mastery of trades ranging from commercial baking to diesel equipment technology.

SkillsUSA results

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by The Press in School

These talented students from The Press coverage area were awarded medals at SkillsUSA.

Gold Medals

Automated Manufacturing Technology

Evan Dietrich, Parkland

Kane Morrison, Emmaus

Zachary Bath, Parkland

Automotive Refinishing

Brian Anthony, Parkland

Commercial Baking

Amanda Bennicoff, Emmaus

Crime Scene Investigation

John Rodriguez, Freedom

Tyler Kulanko, Freedom

Yancy Munoz, Freedom

Customer Service

Stephanie Alvarez, Freedom

Graphic Communications

Karli Zackeru, Northampton

Student profile: Mollie Rachael Krawitz, Moravian Academy

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by The Press in School

Grade: 12

Family members: JoLana Krawitz, mother; Steven Krawitz, father; Edwin and Barbara Krawitz, grandparents

Favorite subject: I love studying Chinese. The characters and sounds are so beautiful, and the culture's long history fascinates me. I also enjoyed taking AP U.S. History last year. I had a terrific teacher who made history come to life and made me fall in love with America.

Activities: Co-editor of the school's yearbook; jazz band and pit orchestra (trombone); student representative to the Sustainability Council; Health and Wellness Club

Liberty, Freedom students take ACT-SO academic honors

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by DOUGLAS GRAVES Special to the Bethlehem Press in School

About 15 local high school students competed recently for medals in the ACT - SO fifth annual academic competition sponsored by the Bethlehem Chapter of the NAACP. Liberty HS was the venue for the event.

Ka'yon Ross won a gold medal for poetry while Immani Gaye took home a silver medal for poetry.

Rachel Anson received a bronze medal for poetry.

Gaye also took a bronze medal for dramatics and Anson got a silver medal in contemporary vocal music.

Jamid Knight won a bronze medal for his performance in the instrumental contemporary music competition.

Student profile: Kirsten Csaszar, Liberty HS

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by The Press in School

Grade: 12

Family members: I have a mom, Paula, father, Burt, and sister, Ashley

Favorite subject: My favorite subject is definitely math. I love problem solving and finding the solution, having a set plan to follow.

Activities: I am a varsity cheerleading captain, play varsity softball, president of Student Government, a National Honors Society member, and I am also an illustrator for the school newspaper, "Liberty Life."

BAVTS News: Car show April 13

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by The Press in School

Bethlehem Area Vocational-Technical School is jumping right into spring with BAVTS' second annual car and bike show.

The car show will benefit the SkillsUSA National competition. The car show is April 13 from 9 a.m. till 3 p.m. Costs are $15 for pre registrations and $20 at the door. The event will be held at the Bethlehem Area Vocational-Technical school campus located at 3300 Chester Av3., Bethlehem.

The car show will include other activities such as a yard sale, craft and food vendors and children's activities are scheduled for this event date as well.