Dustin Thomas Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
Former Edinboro University cross country and track & field standout Dustin Thomas has been awarded an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. He becomes just the fourth Edinboro student-athlete to earn an NCAA postgraduate scholarship and one of 29 male student-athletes selected from the approximately 150,000 NCAA student-athletes competing in spring NCAA sports nationally across all three NCAA divisions.
Thomas was a Health & Physical Education-Teacher Certification major with a 3.97 GPA. He was recently named to the Capital One Academic All-America® Division II Men's and Women's Track/Cross Country First Team. Earlier in the year he was the recipient of the 2014 AAHPERD Major of the Year Award.
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HPE Student Tabitha Bemis Speaks at Women to Women Event
Tabitha Bemis, a Sports & Recreation Administration major, was a featured speaker at the Women to Women event on September 4. Women to Women was an event hosted by the Edinboro University Women’s Philanthropy Council to build relationships with other women, support women and mentor the next generation of women leaders.
Tabitha was named to the Capital One Academic All-America® Division II Women’s Track/Cross Country Team for the third time. She is the recipient of the Pete Nevins Scholar-Athlete Awards, a three-time Academic All-American; a six-time PSAC Top Ten honoree (the first person in PSAC history to receive the honor six times); a six-time All-American plus the PSAC Athlete of the Year and USTFCCCA Atlantic Region Athlete of the Year.