Spring on the York College campus

Student Profiles

Public Relations
Carissa attributes her success at York College to getting involved. By joining the Campus Activities Board, she was able to grow as a leader and develop skills that carried over to her academics.
Abhi, a Long Island resident born in India, is preparing for a career as a military physician by volunteering with a fire and rescue crew as well as serving as Student Senate president.
Political Science
After spending two years as an Undeclared major, Abby discovered a passion for advocacy. She chose political science as her major and has since joined Student Senate, interned at a state representative's office, and is working with York College's Disability Support Services to help with accessibility issues.
B.S., Criminal Justice
After less than two years as an officer with the Missouri City Police Department in Texas, Jessica Berry was named Officer of the Year for 2012 and also received a commendation from Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) for making 75 DWI arrests throughout the year.
B.S., Psychology
Amanda, who now has a master’s degree in clinical psychology, works at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine as a senior research program coordinator in the Division of General Internal Medicine. Her responsibilities include developing and carrying out research plans. She recently published several articles and is currently writing a paper.
B.S., Psychology
Joel Bish, Ph.D., an associate professor of psychology at Ursinus College, recently received tenure at the four-year liberal arts college in Collegeville, Pa. He joined the faculty in 2005 in the Psychology Department and serves as the coordinator for the College’s neuroscience major.
B.S., Psychology
Samantha Gebhart transitioned smoothly from student to graduate, in large part due to her move from intern to full-time research assistant at the Johns Hopkins Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit (BPRU).