East Penn Press

Monday, April 24, 2017

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Thursday, April 20, 2017 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Michael Gallagher

Q. In what grade are you?

A. I am in 12th grade at Emmaus High School.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

A. Calculus, because I enjoy math and am planning on majoring in the subject in college.

Q. Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A. I’ve received some miscellaneous smaller awards, the most recent being my partner and I placing first in business ethics at a Future Business Leaders of America regional conference.

Q. Are you involved in any extracurricular activities?

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Thursday, April 13, 2017 by BEVERLY SPRINGER in School

Samantha Fritzinger

Q. In what grade are you?

A. I am in 12th grade at Emmaus High School.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

A. My favorite subject is sports and entertainment marketing because it has to do with what I want to pursue in college and afterwards, and I have always loved everything that had to do with sports. Learning about other aspects surrounding athletics is interesting.

Q. Have you received any special awards or recognition?

SHAVE FOR THE BRAVE

Thursday, April 6, 2017 by NICHOLAS TOTO SPECAL TO THE PRESS in School

Annual event raises more than $74,000

Shave for the Brave was held March 24 at Emmaus High School.

The event benefited and supported cancer research, specifically pediatric cancer.

Shave for the Brave is a fundraiser through the St. Baldrick’s Foundation to benefit pediatric cancer research. Volunteers had their heads shaved by barbers, who donated their time and services, and also collected monetary donations to raise a total of $74,370.89 for the foundation.