Students Graduate from Bates College

LEWISTON — Bates College graduated 463 students from 37 states and 52 countries May 31.

Maddie Hallowell of North Haven graduated Magna Cum Laude after majoring in interdisciplinary studies. Hallowell, daughter of Angus and Christiane Hallowell of North Haven, is a 2016 graduate of North Haven Community School.

Hallowell graduates as a member of Phi Beta Kappa, an organization recognized as conferring the highest undergraduate academic honors and as the oldest Greek letter society in the U.S.

Since 1855, Bates educates those through scholarships in a collaborative residential community. Bates admits students without regard to gender, race, religion or national origin. Cultivating intellectual discovery and informed civic action, Bates prepares leaders for responsible stewardship in the world.

Waldoboro resident named to Simmons University's dean's list

BOSTON, Mass. — Katherine Tolley, of Waldoboro, was named to the 2020 spring semester dean's list at Simmons University in Boston.

To qualify for dean's list status, undergraduate students must obtain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, based on 12 or more credit hours of work in classes using the letter grade system.

Located in Boston, Simmons is a private university offering more than 50 majors and programs for undergraduate women and graduate programs on campus in nursing and health sciences, liberal arts, business, communications, social work, public health and information science.