READING, PA -- Samantha Murray, a Roxbury High School graduate from Succasunna, has been named to Alvernia University's Dean's List for the fall 2017 semester. As a freshman in the fall, Murray studies Healthcare Science at Alvernia and is a member of the women's soccer team.

To be eligible for the Dean's List, students must carry a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and take a minimum of 12 credits.

ALVERNIA is a distinctive 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. Alvernia empowers students to become "ethical leaders with moral courage." Through real-world learning and the challenging guidance of faculty mentors, they discover their passion for life and turn what they love into lifetimes of career success and personal fulfillment. Alvernia students do well and do good.