READING, PA – Heather Coppola, a resident of Oswego was named a member of the university’s chapter of Phi Alpha Honor Society in spring 2013.
Coppola, a graduate of G. Ray Bodley High School, Fulton, is a Social Work major at Alvernia.
“Through knowledge – the challenge to serve,” the purposes of Phi Alpha Honor Society are to provide a closer bond among students of social work and promote humanitarian goals and ideals. Phi Alpha fosters high standards of education for social workers and invites into membership those who have attained excellence in scholarship and achievement in social work.
Alvernia is a fast-growing Franciscan university, grounded in the Catholic and liberal arts traditions, that combines diverse academic opportunities with personal attention and an unmatched commitment to community service.
Situated on a scenic 121-acre suburban campus in historic Berks County, Pa., the university supports a rigorous and caring learning community that is home to more than 3,000 students.