LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - Lock Haven University student Doris Anachuna is the Central Region award winner for the K. Leroy Irvis Scholarship presented by the PBCOH (Pennsylvania Black Conference on Higher Education). She was presented with the scholarship at the 39th annual PBCOH conference held in Harrisburg on March 14. Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
Albert Jones, LHU assistant to the president and associate director of human resources, is Central Region director for the PBCOHE. He said, “Ms. Anachuna was selected as a scholarship winner based on her overall academic performance and determination to succeed in everything she does. She possesses the academic excellence and role model characteristics that support this recognition. The PBOCHE is proud to award this scholarship to Ms. Anachuna for her hard work and dedication.” Jones added, “She is a perfect representative of Lock Haven University.”
There were four PASSHE scholarship winners--Lock Haven, Clarion, California and IUP-- out of 9 scholarships awarded.