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Goody is a graduate of Green Mountain

POULTNEY, Vt. — William Goody of Queensbury received a Bachelor of Science degree during the Green Mountain College Killington School of Resort Management’s 2018 graduation ceremonies June 9.

Hofstra University names graduates

HEMPSTEAD — About 2,000 Hofstra University students earned their undergraduate, graduate or law degrees during commencement ceremonies May 20-21 at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. Local graduates include:

  • Kellie O’Brien of Lake George, Bachelor of Arts in video/television; and
  • Caitlin Schult of Wilton, Bachelor of Arts in psychology.

Turner gets military children scholarship

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Tristan Turner of Schuylerville is the recipient of a $2,000 college scholarship through the Scholarships for Military Children Program awarded at Saratoga Springs. Approximately 5,000 students applied for the scholarships at commissary locations worldwide.

Turner, son of Scott and Connie Turner, is enrolled, or plans to enroll, at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Turner’s school and community activities include Boys State, the golf team, Varsity Club, track and field, and the Guatemala Mission Team.

Union College names Dean’s List students

SCHENECTADY — Students were named to the 2018 Dean’s List at Union College. Students with at least a 3.50 grade point average for the entire academic year were honored with the academic achievement. Local students include:

  • Elizabeth Altman of Hudson Falls, biochemistry;
  • Eric Beer of Gansevoort, biomedical engineering;
  • Claire Lockwood of Greenfield Center, biology; and
  • Duncan Mularz of Lake George, mechanical engineering.

O’Leary takes part in research project

WORCESTER, Mass. — Keeghan O’Leary of Queensbury, a member of the class of 2019, majoring in environmental engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, was a member of a student team that recently completed an intense, hands-on research project in Paraguay. The project was titled Bird Refuge Management.

At WPI, all undergraduates are required to complete a research-driven, professional-level project that applies science and technology to address an important societal need or issue. About two-thirds of students complete a project at one of the university’s more than 40 off-campus project centers, which are located around the world. A signature element of the innovative undergraduate experience at WPI, the project-based curriculum offers students the opportunity to apply their scientific and technical knowledge to develop thoughtful solutions to real problems that affect the quality of people’s lives and make a difference before they graduate.

Stark completes Boys State program

QUEENSBURY — Queensbury High School senior Brady Stark completed the American Legion Boys State program earlier this year at SUNY-Morrisville. Brady was Queensbury’s only representative at the program, which teaches boys leadership skills, U.S. citizenship and about the government.

Le Moyne College’s 2018 Dean’s List set

SYRACUSE — Le Moyne College students have been named to the spring 2018 Dean’s List. To make the list, students must achieve a 3.5 or above. Local students include:

  • Victoria Breslin of Gansevoort, sociology;
  • Caroline Kelly of Gansevoort, biology;
  • Shannon Linehan of South Glens Falls, criminology;
  • Mary Rogan Gansevoort, psychology; and
  • Samantha Wendell of Fort Edward, psychology.

Pereau makes two SUNY Cortland lists

CORTLAND — Veronica Pereau of Queensbury has been named to the Dean’s List and the President’s List for the spring 2018 semester at SUNY Cortland. Pereau, a recreational therapy major, is the daughter of Jennifer Squires and Lauren Pereau.

Students are grads of Le Moyne College

SYRACUSE — Le Moyne College’s 68th Commencement Ceremony took place May 20 on the college’s campus. Approximately 630 members of the Class of 2018 participated. Local graduates include:

  • John Rice of Gansevoort, Bachelor of Science in finance;
  • Gabrielle Heunemann of Queensbury, Bachelor of Arts in psychology;
  • Lauren Klick of Fort Ann, Bachelor of Science in psychology;
  • Amanda Powers of Lake Luzerne, Bachelor of Science in biology; and
  • Shelbi Merrifield of Middle Grove, Bachelor of Science in biology.

Tasker placed on Hobart Dean’s List

GENEVA — Robert Tasker of Lake George has been placed on the Hobart Dean’s List for the spring 2018 term at Hobart College.

Le Moyne names grads on Dean’s List

SYRACUSE — Students graduated from Le Moyne College and were named to the spring 2018 Dean’s List. To make the list, students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Le Moyne’s 68th commencement took place May 20 on the college’s campus. Approximately 630 members of the class of 2018 participated in the ceremony. Local graduates include:

  • Lindsey Wright of Queensbury, Bachelor of Science in nursing;
  • Gregory Kelly of Gansevoort, Bachelor of Science in information systems and business analytics;
  • McKenna Sesselman of Gansevoort, Bachelor of Science in psychology; and
  • Jillian Roop of Whitehall, Bachelor of Science in accounting.

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