Wilkes University and the Keystone Northeast Chapter of the Pennsylvania Society for Professional Engineers conducted the Order of the Engineer ceremony, inducting 55 Wilkes senior engineering majors into the order on April 3, 2016.
The following area students were among those inducted: Bernard Socha, Michael Vamos, Jarrod Pavelitz, all of Mountiantop; and Nathan Myers, White Haven.
The students will receive Bachelor of Science degrees in electrical engineering, environmental engineering or mechanical engineering at the University’s spring commencement ceremony. As part of the ceremony, graduating engineers are presented with a stainless steel ring that serves as a symbol of membership. The order emphasizes ethics in engineering projects and the partnership and teamwork required by engineers in the profession.