The Friends of Five Rivers is pleased to announce that the Wendy Repass Suozzo Memorial Award for 2019 was awarded to Christina Armbruster. She will be studying Environmental Resources Engineering. Christina is a senior at Bethlehem Central High School, and one of the Bethlehem students who did 40 hours of pond research with the Friends of Five Rivers in 2018. Christina is an honor roll student and a member of the National Society of High School Scholars.
The award is given annually in memory of Wendy Repass Suozzo, a Bethlehem resident and lifelong educator with a strong love for nature and a deep interest in environmental issues. The $2,000 award is given to Bethlehem High School senior who has demonstrated a sustained interest in environmental issues and/or environmental science.