Honor students and graduates from the area
BRUNSWICK, Maine — Anastasia Roose Arvin-DiBlasio, of Manchester, was among 472 students awarded bachelor of arts degrees at Bowdoin College's commencement ceremony on May 25.
Arvin-DiBlasio graduated with a major in German.
CASTLETON — Four area residents recently graduated from Castleton University and were recognized during commencement exercises on May 18.
They were Lauren Breen, of Wallingford; Alyssa Eaton, of Wallingford; Ronald Taylor, of Granville; and Taylor Worcester, of East Wallingford.
Five were named to the university's president's list for the 2018-2019 spring semester: Gabriella Hunt, of Granville; William Jacob, of West Pawlet; Alison Josselyn, of Londonderry; Kayla Nowicki, of Granville; and Angelica Towsley, of Danby.
To qualify for this highest academic honor, the student must maintain full-time status and a semester grade point average of 4.0.
Several made the dean's list in the same semester.
They were Brianna Beecher, of Wells; Lauren Breen, of Wallingford; Olivia Burroughs, of Wallingford; Lauren Clark, of Granville; Tessa Davenport, of Wallingford; Alyssa Eaton, of Wallingford; Pauline Evans, of Pawlet;
Olson Humphrey, of Londonderry; Christine Kimball, of East Wallingford; Adam Mitchell, of Granville; Michael Morgan, of Wallingford; Olivia Roberts, of Granville; Colby Wimley, of Danby; Taylor Worcester, of East Wallingford; and Cassidy Yrsha, of Londonderry.
To qualify for this academic honor, the student must maintain full-time status and a semester grade point average of 3.5.
CAZENOVIA, N.Y. — Scarlett Campbell, of Cambridge, N.Y., graduated with a bachelor of science in business from Cazenovia College. She also was named to the dean's list for the spring 2019 semester.
Those named to the dean's list have achieved a 3.5 or higher grade point average.
POTSDAM, N.Y. — Jonas Butz, of Shushan, N.Y., was named a presidential scholar for the spring 2019 semester at Clarkson University. He is an environmental science and policy major.
Presidential scholars must achieve a minimum 3.80 grade point average and carry at least 14 credit hours.
Meanwhile, Maxwell Hoffer, of Cambridge, N.Y., was named to the dean's list in the same semester. He is an engineering and management major.
Dean's list students must achieve a minimum 3.25 grade point average and also carry at least 14 credit hours.
The College of Saint Rose
ALBANY, N.Y. — Two area residents were named to the dean's list for spring 2019 at The College of Saint Rose.
They were Jarred Sausville, of Cambridge, N.Y., and Hannah Simon, of Granville, N.Y.
Full-time undergraduate students who complete a minimum of 12 graded credit hours, and who achieve a semester average of 3.5 with no D, F or Incomplete grade are eligible for the dean's list.
Community College of Vermont
MONTPELIER — Five local residents earned associate degrees at the Community College of Vermont's commencement on June 1.
They were Luke Cevoli, of Jamaica; Karen Geriak, of Manchester Center; Maggie Murphy, of Arlington; Jayden Santos, of Dorset; and Amanda Thurber, of Sunderland.
FRANKLIN, Mass. — Two area residents earned a place on the dean's list at Dean College for the spring 2019 semester.
They were Miranda Seacord, of Cambridge; and Catherine Sikes, of Londonderry.
BEVERLY, Mass. — Two local residents qualified for Endicott College's spring 2019 dean's list.
They were Eric Owens, of Manchester, a biology/biotechnology major; and Bryn Tufts, of Peru, a hotel management major.
In order to qualify for the dean's list, a student must obtain a minimum grade point average of 3.5, receive no letter grade below C, have no withdrawal grades and be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credits for the semester.
CLINTON, N.Y. — Amelia Boyd, of Cambridge, has been named to the dean's list at Hamilton College for the 2019 spring semester. Boyd, a rising senior majoring in biology, is a graduate of Emma Willard School.
To be named to the dean's list, a student must have carried throughout the semester a course load of four or more graded credits with an average of at least 3.5.
TROY, N.Y. — David Robertson, of Cambridge, was recently honored for academic excellence at Hudson Valley Community College.
Robertson, who is studying in the engineering science academic program, was given the A. Rauf Imam Award for Academic Achievement in Chemistry, which is given to a student who has displayed outstanding academic achievement in chemistry.
Each year, high-achieving students from each of the more than 80 academic programs at the community college are chosen for special recognition by their departments or by the college as a whole.
HAMDEN, Conn. — Megan Grabher, of Manchester Center, was named to the dean's list for the spring 2019 semester at Quinnipiac University.
To qualify for the dean's list, students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 with no grade lower than C.
Saint Michael's College
COLCHESTER — Lexie Alexopoulos, of Manchester, was named to Saint Michael College's dean's list for the spring 2019 semester.
To earn this recognition, a student must complete a minimum of 12 credits and attain a grade point average of at least 3.5 at the end of the semester.
St. Lawrence University
CANTON, N.Y. — Ursula Martin, of West Pawlet, was awarded a St. Lawrence University fellowship for a summer 2019 research project. She is a member of the Class of 2020, majoring in English and performance and communication arts. Martin, who received funding through the Dennis Richey '74 University Fellows and Daniel F. '65 & Ann F. Sullivan Endowment for Student/Faculty Research, will conduct research along with faculty mentor Angela Sweigart-Gallagher on a project titled "Shedding Light on Shakespeare: An Environmental Analysis and Theatrical Design."
The St. Lawrence University Fellows program promotes close student-faculty collaboration and enables students to begin their academic research, laying the foundation for integrative, credit-bearing activity during the next academic year. Students awarded a University Fellowship will receive a stipend and housing allowance during the summer session.
EASTON, Mass. — Three local residents were named to Stonehill College's spring 2019 dean's list.
They were Joanna Jorgensen, a member of the Class of 2019 from Manchester; Alexa Litchfield, a member of the Class of 2019 from Jamaica; and Sabin Litchfield, a member of the Class of 2020 from Jamaica.
To qualify for the dean's list, students must have a semester grade point average of 3.50 or better and must have completed successfully all courses for which they were registered.
ONEONTA, N.Y. — Carter Hall, of Shushan, N.Y., was among 196 SUNY Oneonta students who earned provost's list honors for the spring 2019 semester. He is studying mathematics. To qualify for the provost's list, a student must earn a perfect 4.0 grade point average while carrying a course load of 12 hours or more. Meanwhile, two area students earned dean's list honors that same semester. Amy Rohrman, of Granville; and Rebecca Young, of Cambridge.
To qualify for the dean's list, a student must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying a course load of 12 hours or more.
University of New England
BIDDEFORD and PORTLAND, MAINE — Four local residents were named to the dean's list for the 2019 spring semester at the University of New England.
They were Katheryn Berger, of Arlington; Stephanie Boucher, of Manchester Center; William Kiernan, of Arlington; and Aidan Shaw-Pigeon, of Dorset.
Dean's list students have attained a grade point average of 3.3 or better out of a possible 4.0 at the end of the semester.
University of Rhode Island
KINGSTON, R.I. — Two area residents were named to the University of Rhode Island's spring 2019 dean's list. They were Molly O'Brien, of Granville, N.Y.; and Preston Stachelek, of Stratton.
To be included on the dean's list, full-time students must have completed at least 12 credits for letter grades during a semester and achieved at least a 3.30 quality point average. Part-time students qualify with the accumulation of 12 or more credits for letter grades earning at least a 3.30 quality point average.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
WORCESTER, Mass. — Luke Fronhofer, of Salem, N.Y., was awarded a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering by Worcester Polytechnic Institute during the university's commencement ceremony on May 11.
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