Students from Westmoreland County were recently recognized as Provost Scholars at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Provost Scholar status is achieved when students complete a minimum of 45 semester hours at IUP and have a cumulative grade-point average of 3.5 or higher. Provost Scholar recognition is given only once during a student’s time of study at IUP.

A complete listing of Provost Scholars is available on IUP’s website at

Area Provost Scholars include:

Crabtree — William Campbell Gongaware, Sonnie Drive, B.S.Ed. in Spanish Education

Derry — Lauren M. Felix, East 2nd Street, B.S. in Accounting

Greensburg — Nicholas James DiAndreth, Baughman Hollow Road, B.S. in Physical Education and Sport/Exercise Science; Cassidy Lane Dunaway, Highview Place, B.S. in Nursing; Mira Elizabeth Federico, Dunn Road, B.S. in Nursing; Emma Nicole Heider, Totteridge Drive, B.S. in Fashion Merchandising; Keri Lyn Hollenbaugh, Tremont Avenue, B.A. in Psychology; Abigail M. Kubasky, Alderwood Drive, B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology; Julie Ann Kucherer, Salisbury Drive, B.S. in Nursing; Natalie Ryan Labuda, Moreland Avenue, B.A. in Spanish; Gillian Angelica Perez, Alice Circle, B.S.Ed. in Spanish Education; Kylee R. Singo, Oakhill Avenue, B.A. in Criminology; Gaige Marton Tarris, East Pittsburgh Street, B.S. in Communications Media/Media Production; Bryony L. Tilzey, Fitzgerald Court, B.S. in Environmental Engineering, BS

Latrobe — Maria Kathryn Cassidy, Ligonier Street, B.S.Ed. in Middle Level Education Grades 4-8/Social Studies; Karley Ann Kovatch, Greenfield Drive, B.S. in Nursing; Marina Nicole Lorenzi, Redwood Circle, B.A. in Spanish; Madeleine D. Stas, Horseshoe Drive, B.S. in Nursing

Ligonier — Timothy J. Valentine, Washington Street, B.S. in Computer Science/Cyber Security

Loyalhanna — Cody M. Dunlap, Latrobe Derry Road, B.A. in Art/Studio; Shayle R. Nemcheck, Latrobe Derry Road, B.S.Ed. in Early Childhood and Special Education

New Florence — Rachel L. Horrell, Ross Mountain Parks Road, B.S.Ed. in Health and Physical Education/K-12 Teacher Education; Jordan Rivera, B.S. in Mathematics

Seward — Taylor Nicole Duplin, George Lane, B.S.Ed. in Early Childhood Education

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