BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Just between us

….A baby girl, Olivia Helen Metzger, was born March 20, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo to Matt and Aimee Metzger of Buffalo. Weighed 6 lbs., 11 oz., 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Robert and Shirley Metzger of Silver Creek and Robert and Cheryl Pokoj of Dunkirk…..

…..Avis Lyons, daughter of Patrick Lyons of Forestville and Cindy Decker of Buffalo, has been inducted into Rochester Institute of Technology’s Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society. Avis received a Bachelor of Science degree in international business from RIT’s Saunders College of Business.

Alpha Sigma Lambda was founded in 1964 to honor students who represent the guiding principles of ASL: Activities, Scholarship and Leadership.

Being an Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society member allows RIT’s senior students recognition for outstanding academic achievement and campus leadership involvement. They receive an Alpha Sigma Lambda medal to wear for graduation and they are invited to a special dinner at President Bill Destler’s home honoring all recipients. The students’ names are engraved on a plaque in the Student Alumni Union entrance, joining more than 600 RIT alumni already honored.

In order to be eligible for nomination, the student must meet the following criteria: full time, matriculated senior in a four/five-year program with a minimum of 3.4 cumulative GPA; an active member for one full year in at least two university activities, organizations or committees; and demonstrated leadership position…..

…..Danielle Raymond, daughter of Tracy Tadt and Robert Kubasik, just returned from Australia finishing her third year at Elmira College and has been named to the Dean’s List. She is majoring in English with a minor in history. Raymond is a 2010 graduate of Cassadaga High School……….Nicole Dulski graduated from the University of Buffalo with a bachelor of science in international studies with a minor in Chinese languages. She is the daughter of Wendy Dulski of Dunkirk…..

…..On May 18 the Chautauqua County Youth Corps sponsored a county-wide spelling bee at the Robert H. Jackson Center in Jamestown. The third grade champion was Cameron Crowell, who attends Fredonia Elementary. He is the son of Eric and Julie Crowell…..

…..Andrea Gundlach, a health and physical education major and soccer player from Westfield, and five other students were inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma, the National College Athlete Honor Society, at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford.

Chi Alpha Sigma is a nonprofit organization established to recognize college student athletes who earn a varsity letter in at least one sport while maintaining a 3.4 or higher cumulative Grade Point Average throughout their junior and senior years….