Midcoast students named as candidates for Presidential Scholars Program

Three Midcoast students have been named candidates for the 2019 Presidential Scholars Program. Eleanor Lincoln, of Camden Hills Regional High School, Alexander Facq, of Watershed School and Emily Lau, of Islesboro Central School were selected on the basis of superior academic and artistic achievements, leadership qualities, strong character and involvement in community and school activities.
A panel of educators will review the submissions and select 600 semifinalists in early April. The Commission on Presidential Scholars will select the finalists and the Department of Education will announce the scholars in May.

Rockport resident named to Moravian College dean's honor list

Bethlehem, Pa. — Moravian College named Timothy Murphy, of Rockport, to the dean's honor list for the fall 2018 semester. Students who carry three or more course units during the fall or spring term and attain a GPA for the term of 3.50 or higher are placed on the dean's honor list.