Graduates recognized for completing University Honors Program

Students pose with co-chair of program, Dr. Hajkowski.
Students pose with co-chair of program, Dr. Hajkowski.

Misericordia University recently recognized the academic accomplishments of students who completed the University Honors Program by awarding them each a gold stole and keychain at the institution’s annual Honors and Awards Ceremony at Lemmond Theater in Walsh Hall.

The students each received each received a gold stole to wear at the 87th annual Commencement ceremony May 18 and a silver and gold keychain in commemoration of completing the program. Those honored included: Nathan Delmar, Shavertown, Pa.; Stephanie Forbes, Reading, Pa.; Megan McChesney, Bloomingburg, N.Y.; Kelly Rogan, Munhall, Pa.; Alyssa Smith, Myerstown, Pa., and Carissa Stonier, New Milford, Pa.

The University Honors program requires students to participate in honors sections of their core courses, participate in Honors Exploration Seminars, complete an Honors Capstone project and achieve a grade point average above 3.25.


Misericordia University recognized students, seated from left, Kelly Rogan, Alyssa Smith and Carissa Stonier; standing, Nathan Delmar, Dr. Thomas Hajkowski, co-chair of the Honors Program; Megan McChesney and Stephanie Forbes, who completed the University Honors Program.