MANCHESTER - Brittany Parker, the daughter of Julie and Ben Parker of Manchester, was named to the dean's list at Middlebury College during the school's fall 2013 semester. The dean's list is the second highest recognition for academic achievement at the liberal arts Vermont college.

To qualify for the Dean's list, students must carry a full course load of four or more classes during the semester, achieve a grade point average of at least 3.3 out of a possible 4.0, while earning no grades lower than a B minus.

Brittany Parker was the valedictorian of her graduating class at Burr and Burton Academy in 2013.