East Stroudsburg University Recognizes Two Cedar Knolls Honor Students


HANOVER TOWNSHIP — East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) recognized 362 students, including Laura D’Elia and Lauren Greenfield who were scheduled to be recognized at this year’s Annual Honors Convocation, which was not held due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The 362 students recognized have had great academic achievements at the university. Honor students must-have of a minimum quality point average of 3.50 reflecting at least 36 semester hours of work completed at ESU, completion of at least 96 semester hours in their collegiate career by January 1 of the year in which the award is considered and a minimum of two semesters as a full-time student.

Certificates of recognition were sent to each student.

East Stroudsburg University, one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, opened in 1893 as East Stroudsburg Normal School. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate programs, 21 master’s programs, and two doctoral programs. Over 6,000 students are enrolled for the high quality, affordable, and accessible education ESU provides. Nearly 30,000 ESU alumni live in Pennsylvania.