News Transcript On Campus, Dec. 26


Jason Seto of Morganville was among the 38 newest members inducted into the University of the Sciences Pennsylvania Kappa Chapter of the Alpha Chi National Honor Society during a ceremony held on Nov. 13. Jason is a physical therapy student at the school in Philadelphia.

Jason Skibinski, a musical theater major from Freehold, was one of 22 Coastal Carolina University, Conway, S.C., students who brought Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play “Our Town” to the stage during a recent production at the university’s Edwards Theatre.

In commencement exercises on May 15, 2018, Fairleigh Dickinson University conferred nearly 3,000 degrees, ranging from associates to doctorates, on graduates, at MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford. The graduates included Christopher Stark of Morganville, Timothy Geddes of Freehold, James Caulfield of Freehold, George Baumann of Freehold, Andrew Demuth of Freehold, Melanie Schneider of Manalapan, Dennis Burke of Marlboro, Keith Cannata of Freehold, Steven Cooper of Freehold and Perri Lake of Manalapan.

Venkateswarlu Bodapati of Morganville has graduated with Master of Science in Information Technology Management from Campbellsville University, Campbellsville, Ky.

Courtney McPherson, a sociology major from Manalapan, has graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Coastal Carolina University, Conway, S.C.

Samantha Drake, a senior at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Conn., has been named to the dean’s list for the 2018 fall semester. Samantha is a student in the School of Business and is a marketing major. She is the daughter of Leslie and Steve Drake and a 2015 graduate of Marlboro High School.