Research and leadership skills developed at LVC set Elizabeth “Libby” Cieniewicz apart from her peers in the Ph.D. program at Cornell University.
Recent biology graduates have pursued careers as scientists for such companies as Pfizer, DuPont, The Hershey Company, Merck, and Upjohn. Others have gone on to work for the government at the NIH, FDA, EPA, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources, Army Corps of Engineers, and the Smithsonian.
Many have also attended prestigious medical, veterinary, and dental schools, as well as master’s and Ph.D. programs throughout the country. In the past three years, biology graduates have enrolled in programs at West Virginia Medical School, East Carolina University, Temple University, Drexel University, Indian University, Penn State College of Medicine, Pennsylvania College of Osteopathic Medicine, Sarah Lawrence College, The Commonwealth Medical College, University of Maryland, and Virginia Commonwealth University, among others.
Read about the success of our alumni in the health professions field here.
Dr. Jared Pitt ’08 was just eight years old when he got his first hands-on experience with veterinary medicine.
With the help and persuasion of the faculty, Wray decided to attend Lebanon Valley College and further her love for the sciences, leading her to graduate school at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry.
After graduating from LVC, Kayla Miller attends the University of Wisconsin, whose veterinary medicine program is ranked among the top five in the nation.
Where Our Alumni Are
Dr. Robert Harbaugh ’74, M.D., Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Neurosurgery Training at Dartmouth Medical School, Chair of Neurosurgery, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Dr. Jeffrey Raber ’97, Ph.D., University of Southern California, USA Today 1997 All-USA College Academic Team, Founder, The Werc Shop
Dr. Mary Olanich ’05, Fulbright Scholar, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, Research Project Manager, National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health
Josh VanBrakle ’08, GIS Specialist, Pennsylvania Land Trust Association
Dr. Patricia Cufer-Young ’11, Ph.D., University of Maryland, Vaccine Development Researcher, Emergent BioSolutions
Jasmine Olvany ’17, Fulbright Scholar, Ph.D. Student in Biomedical Sciences, Case Western Reserve University