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Alumni Notes

Laurie Alicia Gavin (Roth)

Laurie Alicia Gavin (Roth) (1999, Journalism),

earned her master's of administrative science from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, New Jersey, in May 2015. She is currently the assistant to the administrator & mayor/human resource manager for the Borough of Eatontown in Monmouth County, New Jersey.

Kevin Petrochko (2013, Telecommunications),

has been hired as a news videographer for WTAJ-TV in Altoona, Pa.

Monica Pryts (2004, Journalism),

earned two Keystone Press Awards from the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association for her work in 2014 with Allied News, Grove City, Pennsylvania, where she's a staff writer and photographer. Allied News is in Division VII for weekly publications with a circulation of under 5,000. She earned first place in the ongoing news coverage category for a series of…

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