Swarthmore will welcome a new centenarian to its ranks when Billie Hebble celebrates her 100th birthday this September.
Billie moved here from Maryland in 1953 with her husband, the late Dr. Grant Hebble, and their four children.
Her family invites Billie’s good friends to mark this special occasion with food, drink and live music on Saturday, September 3, from 12 noon until 3 p.m., at 306 N. Chester Road.
Tyler Clapp of Swarthmore graduated in May from Rice University in Houston, Tex., with a degree in mechanical engineering. His rocket team was honored with an award for innovation in design engineering. He will begin work this fall with SpaceX in Waco, Tex.
Thomas Shields of Wallingford was named to the dean’s list at Union College. Thomas is majoring in economics and history.
Elizaveta Sadovnikova of Swarthmore received a bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Rhode Island during the college’s 130th commencement ceremonies last May.