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Elizabeth Blejwas of Poughquag Named to Alpha Phi Omega club at Alvernia University

READING, PA (06/12/2018)– Elizabeth Blejwas, a resident of Poughquag, N.Y., participated as Secretary of the Alvernia’s Alpha Phi Omega club in 2017-18 while studying Occupational Therapy. Blejwas is a graduate of Our Lady Of Lourdes High School.

Alpha Phi Omega (APO) is a national co-ed service fraternity that was founded on the principles of leadership, fellowship, and service. With over 400,000 members worldwide on over 375 campuses, APO provides more service on more campuses than any other collegiate service organization.

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.