Three Wilkes University students were awarded the Dr. Joseph Donald Stephens, DDS Global Scholars Award. The award provides students with scholarships to enhance their education via study abroad opportunities. The award was established by Panos Kalaritis, a member of Wilkes University’s Class of 1977, and his wife, Deborah Stephens Kalaritis, a member of the Class of 1978, in honor of her father, who also graduated from Wilkes in 1951.
The Stephens Scholars are:
Jennifer Boch of Folcroft, Pa., is a sophomore majoring in history and international relations with minors in global cultures and women’s and gender studies. Boch also is a member of the University Honors Program. She will use the Stephens Scholarship to study abroad for the academic year 2020-2021 in Pamplona Spain.
Alexandra Ruth of Sellersville, Pa., is a second-year pharmacy student in Wilkes University’s Nesbitt School of Pharmacy with a concentration in Spanish. She will use the Stephens Scholarship to study abroad in Spain in summer 2020.
Rachel Wynings of Berwick, Pa., is a sophomore majoring in biology/pre-dental and Spanish. She will use the Stephens Scholarship to study abroad in Spain in summer 2020.