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Lauren Mele

Lauren Mele

Nursing Major

Between late nights of studying and early mornings of clinical, I have formed bonds and friendships that will last a lifetime!

Abigail Martin

Abigail Martin

4+1 Early Childhood Education Major

My favorite memories are all of the fun road trips and spring flings with my best friends!

Alexis Hertzog

Alexis Hertzog

Criminal Justice Major
Psychology Minor
Child Welfare Certificate

I would love to thank Dr. Scott Hoke for helping me through everything over the past 4 years. He assisted me in my transition between majors, helped me push myself, & supports everything that I tell him I want to do.

I would also love to thank Nicole Sott for being the best college field hockey coach for the two years I had with her as well as a great coworker now!

Johnay Cranford

Johnay Cranford

Psychology Major
Health and Wellness Minor

I would like to thank my best friends for always encouraging me and being there for me! And all of the Psychology professors for showing up for us and helping us get to where we are!

Megan Miller

Megan Miller

Applied Psychology Minor

My favorite Cedar Crest Memory was meeting new friends who were caring, loving, and serious about their studies. I also enjoyed Dr. Sadigh’s psychology classes. He always cared so much about his students, and it is something I will never forget. It was also a pleasure to be the vice president of the psychology club. We have grown so much and demonstrated that anything can be done while working together.

Rosemarie Kramer

Rosemarie Kramer

Media Studies Major
Psychology Minor
Theatre Minor
Undergraduate Leadership Certificate

My favorite Cedar Crest memory is everything I was able to do as a First-Year Mentor. Both groups of students that I mentored were phenomenal, both inside and out, and they made my junior and senior year so memorable. To Alaina, Ellise, Bella, Jezele, Juli, Kage, Kyrsten, Mikaela, Olivia, Via, Sloane, Aneilia, Kiley, BB, Morgan, Madison, Easton, Emily, Mackenzie, Jahsenia, Faith, Meerah, and Raven: Thank you all for letting me support you. You're all going to make some incredible impacts in the world.

Jolea Reppert

Jolea Reppert

Criminal Justice Major
Crime Mapping Certificate

My favorite Cedar Crest memory is attending the many Bingos hosted by the Student Activity Board. These events may seem small to outsiders, but to Cedar Crest students it is a great way to bring all students together for a night of fun with friends and fellow peers.

Azalyn Vega-Osorio

Azalyn Vega-Osorio

Art Therapy Major

My favorite memory is working with young adults with autism on an art project and seeing them grow.

Emily Demarest

Emily Demarest

Criminal Justice 4+1/Crime Science Major
Child Welfare Certificate
Crime Mapping Certificate

I would like to thank my friends, professors, the athletic department, and my advisor Dr. Scott Hoke for helping me grow into the individual I am and being such amazing people that I’ve met and grown close with these last 4 years! A special shout-out to Coach Nicole Sott, Avery Semler, and Coach Rylee Gould for being people I could go to for anything and being such a big part of my support system in athletics. And lastly, thank you to my field hockey team. I have loved every moment we share together and I am so excited that I get to spend one more year with you all!

Julia LaBarre

Julia LaBarre

Criminal Justice Major
Pre-Law Minor

I would like to thank Dr. Leon John Jr. for making everyone’s voice heard, and pushing us all to tell our stories. I would also like to think the Civic Engagement Team- Emma Statler, Charlie McClain, and Noor Hussain, for being advocates for everybody!

Jessica Maddock

Jessica Maddock

Psychology Major

Dr. Baker in the psych department! She made such a positive impact on my life and helped me become the person I am today.

Jordyn Bruder

Jordyn Bruder

Nursing Major

I want to give a huge thank you to Adam in the SIM Center for being such a great resource for students, especially us nursing students. He has been such a positive force in my life and honestly one of my biggest cheerleaders. I can’t thank him enough for all of his support.

Hannah Kistler

Hannah Kistler

Nursing Major

My greatest accomplishment is finishing the nursing program. It was very difficult but taught me everything I need to know.

Alyssa Gonzalez

Alyssa Gonzalez

Environmental Conservation Major
Business Administration Minor

My favorite Cedar Crest memory is being part of DanceWorks in 2021 and 2022. It was such a fun experience where I got to meet so many students after the Pandemic died down. It reconnected me with the community at Cedar Crest, and I’m super grateful for the connections I made while performing.

Mariah Roman

Mariah Roman

Psychology Major

While there are many fond memories from Cedar Crest, my favorite I think would have to be my first frolic experience! It was so much fun, and I had a great time with my friends.

Breena Stalter

Breena Stalter

Early Childhood Education Major

My favorite Cedar Crest memory is definitely the Sophomore Expedition to Costa Rica that I got to attend. It was truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience that I will never forget.

Zaria Berry

Zaria Berry

Criminal Justice Major
Pre-Law Minor
Communications Minor
GIS Crime Mapping Certificate
Child Welfare Certificate

I would love to thank Dr. Scott Hoke, Professor Susanne Weaver and Dr. Micah Sadigh for laying a foundation for me as a growing student. I will never forget the memories, laughs and most wonderful lessons.

Annie Elizabeth Kreiser

Annie Elizabeth Kreiser

English Major
Secondary Education

My favorite Cedar Crest memory is sitting under trees on the quad on spring days drinking bubble tea with my friends.

Angie Caballero Vega

Angie Caballero Vega

Public Health Major
Healthcare Management Certificate

Freshman year orientation week was one of my favorites! We developed friendships seeing each other every day without the stress of classes and since I’m a commuter, it made me feel welcomed!

Allie Infante

Allie Infante

4+1 Early Childhood Education Major

My favorite memory was student teaching in kindergarten at Dodd Elementary this past fall. My mentor teachers Mrs. Styles and Mrs. Ginsberg were amazing and helped me become confident in my teaching abilities. I also had a great group of students and support from Dr. Miranda and the Education Department at Cedar Crest!

Morgan Love

Morgan Love

Forensic Science Major
Chemistry/Biology
Criminal Justice

Thank you to all of my professors, the athletics staff, and the admissions office for helping me achieve everything I’ve set out to do and supporting me!

Devyn Pugh

Devyn Pugh

Communications Major
Business Administration Minor
Human Resources Management Certificate

I would like to thank Jim Brancato for sticking by the Communication students through everything we have been through and Christine Lombardo for giving me amazing opportunities no one has given to me before.

Jean Munn

Jean Munn

Social Work Major

Favorite memory: Dressing up in duck pajamas for class with the rest of the senior social work students.

Mary Jo Gallagher

Mary Jo Gallagher

Business Administration - Management Major

Favorite memory: It was in Fall 2021 when the pandemic was still overwhelming and masks had to be worn everywhere we went. I remember in Ecology class we were able to walk around the beautiful campus and study the many different types of trees. It is my fondest memory because even though it was a challenging time for everyone, we were able to take in the beauty of nature while being able to walk around outside with others without a mask and without thinking about this terrible virus for that short time.

Ashley Wilson

Ashley Wilson

Elementary Education Major

My favorite Cedar Crest memory was the trip to Costa Rica. Not only did I go outside the country for my first time but I got to explore it with really good friends of mine. Through the sophomore expedition I had the opportunity to try various new foods and see different sites in Costa Rica.

Makayla Batchelor

Makayla Batchelor

Media Studies Major

Thank you to Dr. Jim Brancato and Elizabeth Ortiz!

Kaitlynn Bumberger

Kaitlynn Bumberger

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Major

I would like to thank all of the faculty whom I have met over the course of the program. I’d especially like to thank Tim Sullivan for not only his tutoring services but also the emotional support and confidence he has given me. Thank you to Cathy Rehnert for believing in me and supporting me. Also, I’d like to thank Professor Axt for showing me what it means and feels like to truly be a nurse. You all have helped me grow so much.

Sydney Jones

Sydney Jones

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology Major
Mathematics Minor

I'd like to thank Dr. Karnas, Dr. Walther, and Dr. Hayden for their amazing mentorship throughout my time at CCC. They've helped me in several aspects from academics, professional development, and personal life and I don't know where'd I be without them. I also want to thank my fellow GE major and best friend, Khoula, for supporting me throughout this journey.

Rachael Alulis

Rachael Alulis

Political Science and Criminal Justice Major
Mathematics Minor

Favorite memory: Going to Costa Rica for the sophomore expedition and experiencing a new country with my friends. Also, post-practice Starbucks sessions with my friends.

Ashley Marie Sabol

Ashley Marie Sabol

Nursing Major

To my clinical group, thank you for all of the laughs and memories. We really went through a LOT together. It was a constant two years of craziness, but I am so glad that I got to know each of you, and I am grateful to call you my friends. I hope that we can continue to keep in touch and have get togethers for many, many years. Like Professor Axt said on the first day ... these are your forever friends! Thank you for always helping me calm down during my one, or possibly two, freak-outs I ever had (every hour), and helping me with no hesitation whenever I needed it (also every hour). You are all wonderful nurses and I am so proud of all of you! You all ended up in the specialty that you wanted! I wish you all nothing but love and success in all that you ever do.

Elizabeth Meade

President, Cedar Crest College

For our graduating seniors who began in the fall of 2019: I will always remember your adaptability and persistence through all of our COVID policies: from being sent home in March of your freshman year, to a sophomore year of masking and distancing and no indoor dining, to a postponed (twice!) Sophomore Expedition, and a gradual return to a new normal. You kept your focus on your studies and on rebuilding our community. Your determination carried you through!


CCC Field Hockey

Nicole Sott

Athletics

Allie Infante, Amber Cieri, Emily Demarest, Kiley Marone, Lex Hertzog, and Morgan Frantz,

Thank you for all your contributions to our field hockey program. It has been a pleasure to coach you the past 2 seasons and I am so excited to watch you grow into professionals. You were my first group of graduating seniors as a coach and have forever made an impact on my life and heart.

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Allie - I know you’ll do great as a teacher and I’m always here if the kids start to make you lose your marbles.

Amber and Morgan - You are going to be empathetic and responsible nurses and I wish you the best of luck with your careers and know you’ll make an impact immediately.

Emily - We are so lucky to have you back for another season! You have been an awesome leader on our team and I know your legacy will continue this fall. We are so excited to watch you earn a masters degree!

Lex - You have been an excellent leader for your teammates and will continue to do so now from the sidelines! They are truly lucky to have you as a coach and me lucky to have you as a coworker and to mentor. I’m also looking forward to watching you earn your masters!

And Kiley - You have smashed just about every field hockey record at this school and I could not be more proud of the growth you’ve had as a person as well. You have left a mark on the program for years to come. We are so excited to see where the road takes you!

To all of you- Always remember that Coach Sott is just a phone call or a text away! I will miss you all so so much!!!


Connor Baker

Conference Services

Keep dreaming big and go change the world.


Sarah Carlson

Performing Arts

dance shoot Jordan Creek Park

"The Skin You're In" screen dance shoot Jordan Creek Park March 2021 Class of 2023: Cindy Lozada

dance shoot Jordan Creek Park

Site Specific Improvisation Class - Spring 2021 Class of 2023: Madison Anusky, Megan Fink, Cindy Lozada


Casey Sbat

Counseling Services

To the class of 2023, it has been my honor to join you all in my first year as the CCC Counselor and your last year at CCC. You will all hold a special place in my heart as my first graduating class. You are all destined to do great things! Go forth and set the world on fire!


Costa Rica

Jill Purdy

Education

Pura Vida! Embrace each opportunity that comes your way!


K. Joy Karnas

Biological Sciences

I can't believe that I am losing such a powerful force of laboratory researchers! Nancy, Audra, Sydney, and Khoula: you have been a mainstay in my lab for so many semesters, most of you since your first year at Cedar Crest. I am going to miss you next year, but I am so proud of the scientists that you have become. You all have bright careers ahead of you!

Professor Karnas and students

Honors

Megan, Patsy, and Khoula: I have so enjoyed working with you through the Honors Program, especially as you developed your presentation for NRHC. You each have such an adventurous spirit and I look forward to hearing more about your journeys through life! Best of luck to all of you in graduate school.

Professor Karnas and students


Cedar Crest Students in Costa Rica

Kelly Hall

Global Initiatives

So great to travel with many of you on the SYE to Costa Rica! Best of luck as you zip....or zipline!....into your next adventure!


Dr. Wendy Robb

School of Nursing

To my Costa Rica honors class: We ate crickets and mealworms together. You can do ANYTHING you put your mind to! Best of Luck & Pura Vida!

Students in Costa Rica

To the future nurse leaders of the School of Nursing, You are passionate, fierce, smart, brave, inspiring, and fearless. Care for your patients and each other with your whole heart and you will be successful!

Nursing Students in Harrisburg


Takyra Batz

Career Development & Community Engagement

Takyra & Rosie

Congratulations, you made it! You are all such strong, independent and valuable individuals who are going to make such a large impact on our community, and our world.


Dr. Chelsea Toth

Social Work

The Dream Team

To "The Dream Team" BSW Class of 2023, go out into the world with kindness and the knowledge that you have a solid foundation of social work skills!

To all the graduates of 2023, you should be very proud of your accomplishments! Go out there and change the world!


Dr. Jeanne Berk

Chemical, Physical and Forensic Sciences

Dr Berk and students in Costa Rica

From the wild plants of Costa Rica (SYE 204) to Graduation! I am so proud of your many achievements and your zeal in exploring a new country. Congratulations and the best of luck as you move on!


Amy Faivre

Biological Sciences

In your first year you had to go home in the spring and suddenly rally to learn online when many of your professors were just figuring out how to push the right buttons in Canvas. Then you had to be brave enough to come back in the fall - masks and social distances. And you did, and here you are - amazing!! Congratulations!


Trish Ouellette

Nursing

Congratulations Class of 2023!!! You did it, even though there were times you probably thought you couldn't! I've had the pleasure of getting to know so many of you, some of you from your first day as a freshman. What started out as providing you with some much-needed caffeine or a refreshing treat turned into feeling like a "school mom" to a lot of you, and a friend to even more, and I will forever be grateful for that. You always brightened my day with your smiles and have taught me so much more than you realize. I love you and am very proud of you, and you should be very proud of yourselves as well. Congratulations!! I wish you all the very best! :)

2019 SOAR Flickr Album

2019 SOAR June

2019 Orientation - Open Door Flickr Album

2019 Orientation - Open Door

2019 Day of Service Flickr Album

2019 Day of Service
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