GREENVILLE, Pa.—The Thiel Learning Commons Extraordinary Effort Award recipients for September are Alec Hoffman ’21 and Emily Valentine ’21.
Hoffman, of McKees Rocks, Pa., is a public relations, advertising and integrated marketing major and a 2016 graduate of Montour High School.
Valentine, of Murrysville, Pa., is a biology major and a 2017 graduate of Franklin Regional High School.
About Thiel College
Thiel College is an independent college founded in the Lutheran tradition. Located in Greenville, Pa., the College offers 60 majors and minors, 24 varsity sports, and an 11:1 student-faculty ratio. The College is also home to a new Master of Science in speech-language pathology and 2Master of Business Administration. Both master’s degree programs offer innovative and accelerated five-year paths which allow students to earn a bachelor’s and master’s degree in five years. The speech-language pathology program also has an accelerated 15-month graduate-level program. The M.B.A. program also has a 12-month post-graduate program.A dedicated faculty paired with dynamic research and internship opportunities produce numerous graduate school and job placements. Coeducational from its beginnings, the College remains committed to combining tradition with innovation as it celebrates 150 years.