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Moravian College joins more than 1,000 accredited four-year colleges and universities in the United States that are now test-optional, according to the National Center for Fair and Open Testing.
Moravian College has announced it is making the submission of standardized test scores optional for students applying for undergraduate admission.
The 2019 edition of the conference will feature a full day of programming, including a plenary session hosted by Professor Elly Truitt of Bryn Mawr College titled “Demons and Divination: Artificial Intelligence before A.I.” and a world-class concert by Alba at Trinity Episcopal Church in downtown Bethlehem at 5:00 p.m.
The Pennsylvania National Guard Associations (PNGAS) is a non-profit organization whose sole mission is supporting the men, women and veterans of the National Guard and their families.
Tanya Baynham with the Milton Hershey School in Hershey, Pa. said the average income for families with children attending the school is $18,000 per year. She said many students will be first in their generation to go to college. “If over 30 percent of students attending college now are first gen students, our colleges, now, have to be first gen ready,” said Baynham.
Moravian received a gold seal for achieving a student rate between 40% and 49%
The primary objectives of the partnership between Moravian College and the Milton Hershey School are to bring MHS students to Moravian so that they may participate in the support programs offered to low-income, first-generation college students and provide opportunities for the leadership and staff of both MHS and Moravian to improve the graduation rate outcomes for those low-income, first generation college students. 
Independent, nonprofit colleges and universities are a vital part of the Lehigh Valley economy. We are home to six vibrant and diverse private institutions, including a women’s college, a Catholic university, a research-intensive university, and liberal arts colleges.
Through a partnership with the Humane Society, Moravian College Dining has revamped recipes and elevated plant-based cuisine, to the delight of students, staff and faculty at the Pennsylvania college.
U.S. Rep. Susan Wild, a Democrat representing the 7th District, which includes the Lehigh Valley, talks to Moravian College students about the proposed College Affordability Act.