Anna Macugoski has been crowned the 2013 Homecoming Queen at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. Pitt-Johnstown President Jem Spectar crowned Ms. Macugoski at a ceremony held Saturday, September 28 in the gazebo at the campus’ University Square. Ms. Macugoski, a senior communication and theatre major from Monongahela, Pa., was sponsored by RealWorld Interest Groups.
Members of the Queen’s court are: first runner-up Chelsea Colby, a senior business – human resources major from Pittsburgh, Pa., sponsored by Alpha Sigma Alpha; second runner-up Ashley Babik, a senior civil engineering technology major from Perkasie, Pa., sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers; Nikki Huber, a senior business marketing major from Pittsburgh, sponsored by Kappa Zeta tied for third runner-up with Lindsay Romah, a senior biochemistry major from Pittsburgh, sponsored by the Student Government Association.
Pitt-Johnstown’s 2013 Homecoming weekend, which is the culmination of the schools 86th anniversary celebration, kicked off Friday evening with a fireworks display on the campus mall and a live performance by Casey Weston, one of the eight finalists in the inaugural season of the television sensation The Voice. The weekend also included the annual Homecoming parade followed by a performance by Pitt-Johnstown’s own “mad scientist” David Willey and a live zoo.
Founded in 1927, Pitt-Johnstown is located in the Laurel Highlands of Western Pennsylvania and is the first and largest regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh. The University offers a high-quality educational experience in a supportive living-learning environment designed to prepare students for the real world of the 21st century. Pitt-Johnstown is recognized by the Princeton Review as a “Best in the Northeast” college, by G.I. Jobs as a “Military Friendly School,” by AC Online as one of the “Highest ROI Colleges in Pennsylvania,” and by Pennsylvania Business Central as a "Top 100 Organization." Additionally, Pitt-Johnstown has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the past three years.
Photo: Pitt-Johnstown President Jem Spectar crowned Anna Macugoski as the 2013 Homecoming Queen at a ceremony held today as part of the school’s Homecoming celebration.