SELINSGROVE - Patrick Erickson, of Shamokin, is among 182 students recently honored as university scholars at Susquehanna University.

The annual Scholars Program was held Nov. 1 in Susquehanna's Stretansky Concert Hall to recognize and congratulate Susquehanna's most successful student scholars. To be named a University Scholar, students must have earned a cumulative grade-point average of 3.75 in full-time study for the past two semesters or equivalent credit hours of part-time study.

Erickson, a 2011 graduate of Shamokin Area High School, is a junior majoring in biochemistry at Susquehanna. He is a son of Bill and Cindy Erickson.