Education briefs

Jun 24, 2013

Midcoast students make UNH dean's list

DURHAM, N.H. — The following students have been named to the dean's list at the University of New Hampshire for the spring semester of the 2012-2013 academic year.

Olivia O'Hara of Owls Head earned honors, Casey Hagelin of Rockport earned highest honors and Bryant Matthews of Thomaston earned honors.

Highest honors are awarded to students who earn a semester grade point average of 3.85 or better out of a possible 4.0. Students with a 3.65 to 3.84 average are awarded high honors and students whose grade point average is 3.5 through 3.64 are awarded honors.

Domench achieves honors at Kent School

KENT, CONN. — Larkin Domench of Union, a student in the sixth form or grade 12 at Kent School, was named to the honor roll for the spring term of 2012-2013.

Kent is a co-ed college preparatory school founded in 1906 in the tradition of the Episcopal Church. Located in northwestern Connecticut, the School offers boys and girls a rigorous and interesting academic program in a boarding environment. 560 boarding and day students from more than 40 countries and nearly as many states enjoy the excellent academic programs, enriching offerings in the arts, competitive athletic teams and spirited student body. Kent prepares young people for the most prestigious colleges and universities in the U.S. and abroad. For more information visit kent-school.edu.

Anderson graduates from Union College

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Joshua Anderson, of Washington, graduated cum laude from Union College Sunday, June 16 during the College's 219th Commencement exercises.

Anderson, a mechanical engineering major, received a bachelor of science degree.

Cox named to dean's list at Lyndon State College

LYNDONVILLE, VT (06/18/2013)(readMedia)-- Travis Cox of Warren was named to the Dean's List at Lyndon State College for the spring 2013 semester. For inclusion on the Dean's List, a student must have completed at least 12 graded credits with no incomplete or failing grades and a minimum grade-point average of 3.50. Travis is majoring in Design.

Lyndon State balances liberal arts and nationally recognized professional programs that integrate theory with hands-on experiences to prepare individuals for success. Nestled in northeastern Vermont, the college of 1,500 students is well known for its tradition of enthusiasm, community service, and friendliness.

Southern New Hampshire University names dean's list students

MANCHESTER, N.H. — The following students from the Midcoast have been named to the president’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester. To be eligible for this honor, a student must compile an academic grade point average of 3.5 to 4.0.

Appleton: Shyann Gauthier, Sarah Kennedy. Camden: Tanya Collins. Cushing: Chelsea Glidden. Thomaston: Crystal Anderson.

UMA announces dean's list students

AUGUSTA — Students at the University of Maine at Augusta who earned the dean's list for the spring 2013 semester have been announced by Provost, Joseph Szakas. To be on the dean's list, a student must earn a 3.25 grade point average for a given semester and must be enrolled full-time.

Sean Ames, Camden; Chandler Barter, Friendship; Elizabeth Brown, Rockland; Owen Casas, Rockport; Kathleen Darney, Thomaston; Steve Doyle, Rockland; Richard Fortuna, Rockport; Kristi Garrison, Owls Head; Phillip Hopkins, Warren; Sally Ingram, Thomaston; Christopher Josselyn, Hope; Rhonda Lee, Rockland; Alice Limoges, Rockport; Nicole Montgomery, Warren; Stacy Nightingale, Rockport; Daniel Osier, Rockland; Alyssa Pierce, Owls Head; Jessica Rackliff, Rockland; Roland Robitaille, Thomaston; Barry Saucier, Rockport; Liam Sigaud, Rockland; Olaf Sigaud, Rockland; Alexander Taliadouros, Camden; Crystal Thomas, Rockport; Beth Upton, Camden; Tristan Walker, Friendship; Shani Watmough, Jefferson; Jessica White, Rockland; Sarah Winchenbach, Rockport; Marcus Carter, Waldoboro; Jessica Greene, Waldoboro; Roy Sawyer, Waldoboro; Maria Irrera, Lincolnville.

Gonnella graduates from Grove City College

GROVE CITY, PA. — Paul Gonnella recently graduated from Grove City College May 18. He earned a bachelor of science degree in molecular biology. Gonnella is a 2009 graduate of Camden Hills Regional High School and is the son of Dr. Peter and Deborah Gonnella of Rockport.

Fischer graduates from Colby College

WATERVILLE — Gordon S. Fischer of Camden was one of 502 seniors who graduated from Colby College May 26, receiving a bachelor of arts degree at the college's bicentennial-year commencement in Waterville. Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Colby alumnus Gregory White Smith was the speaker.

Fischer, the son of Joseph Fischer and Antonia Munroe of Camden, majored in art and social justice (independent major). He is a graduate of Camden Hills Regional High School.

Local students named to St. Lawrence University dean's list

CANTON, N.Y. — The following students have been selected for inclusion on the dean's list for academic achievement during the spring semester at St. Lawrence University. To be eligible for the dean's list at St. Lawrence University, a student must have completed at least four semester units and have an academic average of 3.6 (based on a perfect 4.0 scale) for the semester.

Erica N. Dailey of Union is a member of the class of 2016, and majors in anthropology. Dailey graduated from Medomak Valley High School.

McKenzie A. Meservey of Hope is a member of the class of 2015, and majors in psychology. Meservey graduated from Camden Hills Regional High School.

Tolman achieves spring 2013 dean's list at Nichols College

DUDLEY, MASS. — Erica Tolman from West Rockport has achieved high honors and been named to the dean's list at Nichols College.

The dean's list gives recognition to those students who achieve high grades during a single semester. In order to be included in the dean's list, a student must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.2 for at least 12 credit-hours and receive no grade below a C-plus during the semester.

A student who earns a grade point average of 3.6 or higher is awarded dean's high honors.

Penney awarded Maine Innkeepers Association Education Foundation scholarship

FREEPORT — Olivia Penney of Rockport was awarded a scholarship by The Maine Innkeepers Education Foundation, affiliated with the Maine Innkeepers Association at the ninth annual Tees & Textbooks event, held at the Fireside Inn and Suites in Portland, June 3, announced Greg Dugal, executive director at MEIA.

Penney is attending the University of Massachusetts, in Amherst, Mass. She is studying at the Isenberg School of Management focusing on Meetings and Event Planning. Penney has hospitality experience as she has worked for the Birchwood Motel in Camden and the Samoset Resort in Rockport.

Penney received the Maine Innkeepers Memorial Award for $1,000, sponsored by Giri Hotels.

Putnam named to Roger Williams dean's list

BRISTOL, R.I. — Forest Putnam, a resident of Lincolnville, has been named to the spring 2013 dean's list at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. Putnam is an international relations major. Full-time students who complete 12 or more credits per semester and earn a GPA of 3.4 or higher are placed on the dean's list that semester.

Whittaker-Rodriquez receives doctorate

BETHESDA, M.D. — Kerry Whittaker-Rodriguez graduated May 18 with a doctorate in medical psychology from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.  Whittaker-Rodriguez is a 2000 graduate of Camden Hills Regional High School and the daughter of Debrah and Paul Whittaker of Camden.

 

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