Norwich University names Dean’s List
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Students have been recognized on the Dean’s List at Norwich University for the spring 2018 semester. Local students include:
- Patrick David Strainer of Fort Ann;
- Anissa Louise Garnsey of Gansevoort;
- Jacob Thomas Center of Glens Falls; and
- Zachary Richard Morris of South Glens Falls.
Palazzo makes list at Plymouth State
PLYMOUTH, N.H. — Anthony Palazzo of Bolton Landing has been named to the Plymouth State University Dean’s List for the spring 2018 semester. To be named to the Dean’s List, a student must achieve a grade point average between 3.5 and 3.69 during the spring semester and must have attempted at least 12 credit hours during the semester. Palazzo is an arts and sciences major at Plymouth State.
Dochak honored for making Dean’s List
AMHERST — Amelia Dochak of Hudson Falls has achieved Dean’s List status at Daemen College for the spring 2018 semester. A matriculated undergraduate student who attains a grade point average of 3.30 or better in any one semester is eligible for Dean’s List status.
Rabenold graduates from U of Rochester
ROCHESTER — Andria Rabenold of Gansevoort graduated from the University of Rochester on May 20 at the 168th commencement with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science, cum laude, and a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics, cum laude.
Rabenold, the child of Mark Rabenold and Olivia Rabenold, is a graduate of South Glens Falls Central High School.
O’Brien makes list at St. John Fisher
PITTSFORD — Sara E. O’Brien of Queensbury has been named to the spring 2018 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 Karen and John O’Brien, will be a senior nursing major.
Students graduate from Roger Williams
BRISTOL, R.I. — Local residents were among the 1,127 students who received their degrees from Roger Williams University in May as part of the Class of 2018. Local graduates include:
- Paulina Kobylar of Gansevoort, cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology;
- Kelsey Ling of Middle Grove, Bachelor of Science in architecture;
- Carter Merecki of Cambridge, Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice; and
- Madison Sullivan of Lake George, Bachelor of Arts in anthropology/sociology.
St. Lawrence sets spring Dean’s List
CANTON — Students have been selected for inclusion on the Dean’s List for academic achievement during the spring 2018 semester at St. Lawrence University. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must have completed at least four courses and have an academic average of 3.6 based on a 4.0 scale for the semester. Local students include:
- Kerrianne Belline of Brant Lake;
- Wesley J. Hills of Gansevoort;
- Hannah S. Jones of Hampton;
- Megan R. Kellogg of Queensbury;
- Hannah M. Kenney of Lake George;
- Lydia I. Kenney of Pottersville;
- Remi W. LeBlanc of Salem;
- Amara M. Mitchell of Wevertown; and
- Sarah K. Stewart of Chestertown.
Gordon earns spot on President’s List
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Kassidy Gordon of South Glens Falls has been named to the spring 2018 President’s List at Western New England University. Students are named to the President’s List for achieving a semester grade point average of 3.80 or higher.
W. New England sets its Dean’s List
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — More than 700 students at Western New England University have been named to the spring 2018 Dean’s List. Students are named to the Dean’s List for achieving a semester grade point average of 3.30 or higher. Local students include:
- Mark Baker of Greenfield Center;
- Lukas Carrow of Queensbury;
- Alexis Case of Cambridge;
- Brian Dwyre of Glens Falls;
- William Forbes of Glens Falls;
- Adam Monroe of Wilton;
- Donna Montgomery of Cambridge; and
- Kyle Rich of Fort Edward.
Buffalo State names Dean’s List students
BUFFALO — Buffalo State College announced students who have been named to the spring 2018 Dean’s List. To qualify, students must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and complete a minimum of 12 credit hours. Local students include:
- Kelly Strong of Gansevoort, anthropology;
- Peter Pofahl of Lake George, criminal justice; and
- Emily Ziegler of Queensbury, metals/jewelry.
New Paltz students earn their degrees
NEW PALTZ — SUNY New Paltz announced the conferral of undergraduate degrees to new alumni who graduated following the spring 2018 semester.
- Colin Duell of Glens Falls;
- Emma Heller of Greenfield Center; and
- Meagen Stone of Glens Falls.
Quinnipiac names Dean’s List students
HAMDEN, Conn. — The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 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 a C. Full-time students must complete at least 14 credits in a semester, with at least 12 credits that have been graded on a letter grade basis to be eligible. Part-time students must complete at least six credits during a semester. Local students include:
- Morgan Yaeger of Gansevoort;
- Nolan Murphy of Glens Falls; and
- Kyle Jones of Queensbury.
Bradwell graduates from Quinnipiac
HAMDEN, Conn. — Mackenzie Bradwell of Gansevoort received a Bachelor of Arts in public relations from Quinnipiac University during commencement ceremonies May 19-20.
Montgomery chosen as orientation leader
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Donna Montgomery of Cambridge was selected to serve as Orientation Group Leader for the 2018 Summer Orientation and Registration program at Western New England University.
SOAR helps set the stage for academic readiness and successful community integration to Western New England University. OGLs help new students transition during SOAR by providing entering students and parents with information and structure for effective adjustment to the university environment.
OGLs are students who have consistently modeled solid citizenship and active participation in the Western New England Community. They are selected for their strong communication skills, their leadership qualities, and their ability to build relationships with students and families.
Montgomery is working toward a degree in general biology.
Zabala nabs summer internship
CANTON — Veronica A. Zabala of Gansevoort has been selected for a summer 2018 St. Lawrence University Internship Fellowship.
Zabala is a member of the Class of 2019 and is majoring in government and global studies. Zabala attended Saratoga Springs High School. Zabala received the The Macdonald Journalism Internship Fellowship and will intern with North Country Public Radio in Canton.
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.
SUNY Canton lauds its 2018 graduates
CANTON — Nearly 900 students have graduated from SUNY Canton. Local graduates include:
- Matthew Brown of Cambridge, veterinary science technology;
- John-Hayden Shafer of Chestertown, automotive technology;
- Heather Fitzgerald of Fort Ann, veterinary science technology;
- Kyle Patterson of Fort Ann, automotive technology;
- Madelyn Staffanson of Gansevoort, veterinary science technology;
- Jace V. Clapper of Glens Falls, veterinary science technology;
- Lindsey A. Morgan of Glens Falls, physical therapist assistant;
- Richard Conklin of Granville, veterinary technology;
- Thomas Pratt of Greenwich, homeland security;
- Sarah L. Violette of Greenwich, veterinary science technology;
- Jacob E. Pagnotta of Lake George, automotive technology;
- Conner R. O’Brien of North Creek, criminal investigation;
- Alex M. Lambiaso of Queensbury, criminal investigation;
- Zachary Baxter of South Glens Falls, civil and environmental engineering technology;
- Victoria Clark of South Glens Falls, veterinary science technology;
- Nicholas McNeill of South Glens Falls, criminal justice;
- Kathryn Barrett of Whitehall, veterinary technology; and
- Tabitha M. Herrmann of Whitehall, veterinary science technology.
SUNY Oswego sets its President’s List
OSWEGO — SUNY Oswego has named high-performing students from the area to the President’s List for spring 2018 for earning grade point averages of 3.80 and above on the 4.00 scale. Local students include:
- Anthony J. Chalmers of Gansevoort, a sophomore physics major; and
- Justin M. Troelstra of Queensbury, a junior biochemistry major.
SUNY Oswego sets spring Deans’ List
OSWEGO — Students earning a grade point average of 3.3 to 3.79 appear on SUNY Oswego’s spring 2018 Deans’ List, including several from the area. Local students include:
- Marshall C. Kiesow of Gansevoort, a junior business administration major;
- Alexis Murray of Gansevoort, a freshman business administration major;
- Mackenzie K. Marci of Greenwich, a sophomore biology major;
- Madlyn M. Schafer of Greenwich, a senior human resource management major;
- Bryce Colvin of Hudson Falls, a senior psychology major;
- Echo Cutter of Hudson Falls, a senior human development major;
- Carly J. Vreugde of Lake George, a junior wellness management major;
- Monica G. Harvey of Queensbury, a senior biology major;
- Marissa N. Michon of Queensbury, a senior history major;
- Madeline E. Nelson of Queensbury, a senior accounting major;
- Theodore Nolan of Queensbury, a junior business administration major;
- Matthew J. Reeves of Queensbury, a senior computer science major;
- Peter J. Stone of Queensbury, a junior business administration major;
- Brandon M. Alling of Schuylerville, a senior psychology major;
- Samantha R. Smith of Schuylerville, a sophomore with an undeclared major; and
- Kelsey A. Winter of Warrensburg, a senior adolescence education major.
UNH announces its spring Dean’s List
DURHAM, N.H. — Students have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire for the spring 2018 semester. Students named to the Dean’s List are students who have earned recognition through their superior scholastic performance during a semester enrolled in a full-time course load (12 or more graded credits). 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. Local students include:
- Madison Jackson of Glens Falls, Honors;
- Lauren Dwyre of Glens Falls, High Honors;
- Meghan Linehan of South Glens Falls, High Honors;
- Nicole Cotton of South Glens Falls, Honors;
- Taylor Wooley of Queensbury, Honors;
- Rachel Howard of Queensbury, High Honors;
- Hanna Pogonowski of Queensbury, High Honors;
- Emily Lapan of Fort Ann, High Honors;
- Brian Williams of Gansevoort, High Honors;
- Gabrielle Jordan of Greenwich, Highest Honors;
- Michaela Dunn of Lake George, Highest Honors;
- Fern Schrader of Lake Luzerne, High Honors;
- Carley Slade of Middle Grove, High Honors;
- Christian Harris of Porter Corners, Honors; and
- Malia DeLorme of Whitehall, Highest Honors.
SUNY Delhi sets its spring Dean’s List
DELHI — Students have been cited for academic achievement for the spring 2018 semester by achieving the Dean’s List at the State University of New York College of Technology at Delhi. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must have an academic average of 3.50 or higher within the semester. Local students include:
- Sarah Huntley of South Glens Falls, nursing;
- Maureen Mackey of Granville, hotel and resort management; and
- Magen Molgano of Granville, nursing.
Students graduate from SUNY Delhi
DELHI — Students graduated in May 2018 from the State University of New York College of Technology at Delhi. Local graduates include:
- Magen Molgano of Granville, bachelor’s degree in nursing, magna cum laude;
- Marc Morin of Gansevoort, associate’s degree in construction technology; and
- Lauren Nelson of Granville, associate’s degree in nursing.
Corriveau is a grad of SUNY New Paltz
NEW PALTZ — Laura Corriveau of Lake George has graduated from SUNY New Paltz with the class of 2018. SUNY New Paltz announced the issuance of graduate degrees to students who completed advanced programs during the spring 2018 semester.
Reardon graduates from UMass Lowell
LOWELL, Mass. — Aubrey Reardon of Gansevoort was among the largest graduating class in UMass Lowell’s history. Reardon received a doctoral degree in physical therapy May 19 at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell.
Peregrim attends Cancun conference
ONEONTA — Byron Peregrim of Greenwich was one of six SUNY Oneonta students who traveled to Cancun, Mexico, last week to participate in the 93rd annual Meeting of the American Society of Parasitologists.
The students presented posters on the results of their parasitological research projects on host-parasite systems of Otsego Lake, or of marine stingray tapeworms. Their professor, Florian Reyda, accompanied them and gave two presentations.
Several of the student research projects were supported in part by Student Research Grants from SUNY Oneonta. Student travel to the conference was supported in part by the Caroline ‘67 and David D’Antonio Student Travel for Excellence Fund.
Peregrim is studying biology at SUNY Oneonta.
Galatioto makes list at SUNY Cortland
CORTLAND — Christina Galatioto of Queensbury has been placed on the Dean’s List at SUNY Cortland for the spring 2018 semester.
Brown named to Keuka College list
KEUKA PARK — Alexa Brown of South Glens Falls has been named to the Dean’s List at Keuka College in Keuka Park. A Keuka College student must earn at least a 3.50 grade point average for a minimum of 12 semester credit hours to be eligible for the Dean’s List. Brown, the daughter of Peter and Renee Brown, is a sophomore studying adolescent special education.
Donnelly makes list at SUNY Brockport
BROCKPORT — Martha Donnelly of Lake George was named to the Dean’s List at SUNY Brockport for the spring 2018 semester. The Dean’s List recognizes both full- and part-time students in the school who have earned a 3.4-3.69 grade point average. Donnelly is the daughter of James Donnelly and Pam Mannix.
Bailey sisters excel at their colleges
Sisters Amber and Brooke Bailey of Queensbury have both been named to the Dean’s List at their respective colleges. Amber Bailey has made the Dean’s List at the College of Saint Rose in Albany. Amber is majoring in special education/early childhood education. Brooke Bailey has been named to the Dean’s List at SUNY Cortland. Brooke is a speech therapy major. The girls are the daughters of Kim and Tim Bailey of Queensbury.
SUNY Oneonta sets spring Provost’s List
ONEONTA — A total of 222 SUNY Oneonta students earned Provost’s List honors for the spring 2018 semester. 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. Local students include:
- Sara LaPell of Queensbury; and
- Morgan Marcil of Gansevoort.
Students graduate from Purchase
PURCHASE — Nearly 1,100 students were welcomed as alumni on May 18 at the Westchester County Center in White Plains at Purchase College’s Commencement Ceremony. Local graduates include:
- Leah Ashton-Facin of Cambridge, graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in media, society and the arts;
- Anthony Ceceri of Schuylerville, graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in film;
- Madeline Cramer of Queensbury, graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in visual arts;
- Virginia Edinger of Greenwich, graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in playwriting and screenwriting; and
- Kurt Faulhammer of Gansevoort, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in economics.