COLLEGE NEWS


Wheaton College Conservatory of Music

Wheaton College student Addison Gannon of Delaware recently received the Alfred Green Student Prize. This honor was announced by the Conservatory of Music at Wheaton College’s Honors Convocation ceremony. The Alfred Green Student Prize is awarded to a stringed-instrument major.

University of Akron President’s List

More than 800 University of Akron students have been named to the President’s List. To qualify, students must be undergraduate, enrolled full-time and achieve a 4.0 grade point average for the semester.

The following local students earned the honor: Kaitlin Mitchell of Delaware, Anna Nebraska of Delaware, Jared Skinner of Delaware, Julia Baumann of Westerville.

Wheaton College Dean’s List

The following Wheaton College students were named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2017 semester: Addison Gannon of Delaware, Molly McIntosh of Westerville, Kasey Ticknor of Powell, and Thomas Whittington of Powell.

Dean’s List honors are earned by undergraduate students who carry 12 or more credit hours and achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher on the 4.0 scale.

University of Akron Dean’s List

More than 3,300 students made the spring 2017 Dean’s List at The University of Akron. To be eligible, an undergraduate student needed to maintain a semester GPA of 3.500 to 3.999, and be enrolled in 12 or more credit hours.

The following local students earned the honor: Griffin Binkley of Galena, Kalynn Bowmar of Sunbury, Jonathan Cameron of Lewis Center, Emma Chapman of Delaware, Andrew Dunn of Westerville, Mitchell Habegger of Westerville, Kelly Harrington of Powell, Veronica Hernandez of Powell, Eric Hopkins of Westerville, Audri’Anna Houston of Westerville, Ahmed Hussein of Lewis Center, Stuti Kapadia of Delaware, MacKenzie Less of Westerville, Oyintarikeye Osuobeni of Westerville, Cheyan Pace of Sunbury, Ross Palenik of Westerville, Katie Perry of Sunbury, Karthic Drishna Perumal of Lewis Center, Samantha Ross of Powell.

Georgia Institute of Technology Dean’s List

The following students have earned the distinction of Dean’s List at the Georgia Institute of Technology for Spring 2017: Marinice Bauman of Galena.

This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have a 3.0 or higher academic average for the semester.

Boston University Dean’s List

Krista M. Woods, a resident of Delaware, has been named to the Dean’s List at Boston University for the Spring semester.

Davenport University

Davenport University announced that Samsam Siad of Delaware has officially completed a degree in business, technology, health professions or urban education at the end of the winter 2017 semester. Davenport hosted commencement on April 30 in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan.

University of Alabama

A total of 11,101 students enrolled during the 2017 spring semester at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean’s List with an academic record of 3.5 (or above) or the President’s List with an academic record of 4.0 (all A’s).

Students named to the list include: Alexandria K. Spence of Delaware, Dean’s List; Madison M. Clarkson of Lewis Center, Dean’s List; Rachel M. Carline of Powell, President’s List; Lauren Trina Gilkerson of Powell, President’s List; Madison Taylor Horner of Powell, Dean’s List; Meghan Elizabeth Pollner of Powell, President’s List; Sela P. Garand of Sunbury, President’s List; Jason Lysinger of Sunbury, President’s List; Melissa G. Cottone of Westerville, President’s List; Cole Benton Delaney of Westerville, President’s List; Taylor Nicole Dickens of Westerville, Dean’s List; Jarrett T. Jarvis of Westerville, Dean’s List; Michael Carlos Nazario of Westerville, Dean’s List; Shelby C. Pappas of Westerville, President’s List; Aaron T. Roe of Westerville, Dean’s List; Jessica Anne Stroh of Westerville, President’s List.

Capital University

Capital University conferred degrees at the University’s 167th Commencement Ceremony in May 2017.

Local graduates included Rebecca Bauserman of Delaware, Zlata Bogin of Westerville, Sarah Bull of Westerville, Alexander Clark of Lewis Center, Lyndsie Cornwell of Westerville, Lindsey Eversole of Westerville, Juweria Haji of Westerville, Brooke Hokes of Powell, Jennifer Keller of Powell, Marisa Koss of Ostrander, Lucas LeWinter of Westerville, Phoebe Lewis of Delaware, Jordan Lyle of Delaware, Vincent Marzullo of Westerville, Courtney McCracken of Westerville, Ashley Morris of Radnor, Leslie O’Donnell of Galena, Traci Pearson of Westerville, Jacob Pulliam of Westerville, Michael Sauder of Westerville, Abigail Snyder of Westerville, Chelsea Sparks of Galena, Tate Stover of Delaware, Abigail Sturmi of Lewis Center, Korri Titus of Westerville, Neil Tournoux of Powell.