STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Jacob McLaughlin
Jacob McLaughlin was named the Saltsburg Middle/High School Student of the Month for January by the Saltsburg Lions Club.
He is the son of Michelle McLaughlin and Joe McLaughlin, of Saltsburg.
Jacob is a member of the Natural Philosophers’ Guild and student council and has participated in the Heritage science competition, Quiz Bowl and Envirothon.
He plans to attend a research university and major in physics, participate in research with an emphasis on physics, use physics research to attend a good graduate school, acquire a Ph.D. in physics and do physics research for the rest of his life.