Lafountain named to president’s list
BANGOR, Maine — Alyssa Jane Lafountain of Gansevoort has been named to Husson University‘s president’s list for the spring 2019 semester. Students who make the president’s list must carry at least 12 graded credit hours during the semester and earn a grade point average of 3.80 to 4.0 during the period. Lafountain is a senior currently enrolled in Husson’s Bachelor of Science in forensic science program.
Hamilton names 3 to dean’s list
CLINTON — Students were named to the dean’s list at Hamilton College for the 2019 spring semester. 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 3.5 or above. Local students include:
- Amelia Boyd of Cambridge;
- Natalie Davey of Lake George; and
- Joseph Moore of Queensbury.
Gansevoort’s Collier makes dean’s list
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mackenzie Collier of Gansevoort has been named to the dean’s list at the Catholic University of America for the spring 2019 semester. In order to be eligible for the dean’s list, a students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
O’Brien named to dean’s list
PITTSFORD — Sarah O’Brien of Queensbury has been named to the spring 2019 dean’s list at St. John Fisher College in Rochester. To be eligible for the dean’s list, a student must have attained at least a 3.5 grade point average for the semester. O’Brien, daughter of John and Karen O’Brien of Queensbury, is a senior nursing major.
Saint Rose sets spring dean’s list
ALBANY — Students have been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester at the College of Saint Rose. 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. Local students include:
- Ian Boston of Warrensburg;
- McKenzie Cleary of Gansevoort;
- Tyler Murray of Porter Corners;
- Nicole Toney of Queensbury;
- Claire Carpenter of Fort Edward;
- Erin Carr of Greenwich;
- Necole Jordon of Argyle;
- Haylee Mello of Glens Falls;
- Kateryna Otruba of Hudson Falls;
- Taylor Tilford of Gansevoort;
- Richelle Way of Queensbury;
- Erin Wentworth of Greenfield Center;
- Joshua Bullard of Glens Falls;
- Nicholas Lee of Glens Falls;
- Katherine Miller of Gansevoort;
- Lily Quartararo of Gansevoort;
- Jarred Sausville of Cambridge;
- Hannah Simon of Granville; and
- Kenneth Zajesky of Greenwich.
Cunniff completes research project
WORCESTER, Mass. — Madison Cunniff of Schuylerville, a member of the Class of 2020 majoring in chemical engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, was a member of a student team that recently completed an intense, hands-on research through the WPI project center in Yerevan, Armenia. The project was titled Empowering Armenians Through Poverty Stoplight. In their project summary, the students wrote, “Our project aimed to adapt the indicators of poverty to Armenian conditions and portray the potential of adopting the tool to nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies.”
At WPI, all undergraduates are required to complete a research-driven, professional-level project that applies science and technology to addresses an important societal need or issue. About two-thirds of students complete a project at one of the university’s 50-plus off-campus project centers, which are located around the world.
Seacord honored by Dean College
FRANKLIN, Mass. — Miranda Seacord of Cambridge has earned a place on the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester at Dean College.
Harper honored for academics
BOSTON — Andrew Harper of Fort Edward has been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester at Suffolk University.
St. Lawrence awards summer internships
CANTON —St. Lawrence University students have been awarded Internship Fellowships for the summer of 2019. Established in 1997, the Internship Fellowship Award is designed to promote leadership and career development opportunities for undergraduate students. The award helps to offset living and transportation expenses during the student’s internship experience. Local students include:
- Colby B. Kellogg-Youndt of Greenwich, majoring in environmental studies-biology, received the Stewart’s Shops and Dake Family Internship Fellowship Fund and will work as an eco-village design intern for St. Lawrence University Living Lab in Canton;
- Cheyenne K. McQuain of Glens Falls, majoring in psychology and anthropology, received the Stewart’s Shops and Dake Family Internship Fellowship Fund and will work as conducting research into language, gender and institutional power for St. Lawrence University Anthropology Department in Canton; .
- Derek C. Sherrange of Argyle received the Stewart’s Shops and Dake Family Internship Fellowship Fund and will work as an international research intern for World Food Prize Foundation in Gurgaon, India; and
- Amanda R. Teppo of Queensbury, majoring in psychology, received the Alumni Executive Council Endowment for Internships and Experiential Learning and will work as a summer intern for The BOMA Project in Manchester, Vermont.
Cazenovia College names local grads
CAZENOVIA — More than 200 students graduated with a bachelor’s degree its 194th commencement ceremony. Local graduates include:
- Scarlett Campbell of Cambridge, Bachelor of Science in business; and
- Kaitlynn Rooney of Gansevoort, Bachelor of Fine Arts in interior design.
Pratt graduates from Iowa
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Alessandra Pratt of Chestertown was one of more than 4,800 University of Iowa undergraduate, graduate and professional students to participate in graduation ceremonies in May. The UI’s spring 2019 graduates had an average cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.16 on a 4.0 scale. Pratt earned a Master of Science in occupational and environmental health.
Fort Ann’s Strainer completes internship
NEW LONDON, N.H. — Andrew Strainer of Fort Ann completed Colby-Sawyer College’s internship requirement at Glens Falls Dragons. Internships offer opportunities for students to enhance their academic programs with work experience related to career interests in all industry areas in national and international settings. Strainer is majoring in sport management and is a member of the class of 2021.
Students earn perfect grades
GENESEO — SUNY Geneseo has announced its president’s list for the spring semester 2019. To be on the list, a student must have achieved an A in all coursework (4.0 grade point average) while taking at least 12 credit hours. Local students include:
- Arianna Osgood of Queensbury;
- Kathleen Rock of Gansevoort;
- Daniel Hogan of Hudson Falls; and
- Caleb Arens of Middle Grove.
Geneseo students make dean’s list
GENESEO — SUNY Geneseo announced its dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester. To be on the list, a student must have achieved at least a 3.5 grade point average while taking a minimum of 12 credit hours. Local students include:
- Bridget Bruen of Glens Falls;
- Rachel Guinther of Queensbury;
- Maria Leonard of Queensbury;
- Mackenzie Roberts of Bolton Landing;
- Shannon Keenan of Gansevoort;
- Noah Van Zandt of Greenfield Center;
- Colin Beasor of Greenwich;
- Cora Connolly of Lake George;
- Laura Richards of North Creek; and
- Jackson Diamond of Stony Creek.
Area students make Clemson dean’s list
CLEMSON, S.C. — Local students have been named to the dean’s list at Clemson University for the spring 2019 semester. To be named to the dean’s list, a student achieved a grade point average between 3.50 and 3.99 on a 4.0 scale. Local students include:
- Seth Derek Cline of Bolton Landing, biological sciences; and
- Maxwell David Pawlick of Gansevoort, mechanical engineering.