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Students from Washington County were named to the dean’s list for spring semester 2017-18 at Ohio Northern University. To be eligible for the dean’s list, a student must attain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and be enrolled full time.

¯ Jacob McCutcheon, Waterford, Waterford High School.

¯ Tyler Welch, Vincent, Warren High School.

¯ Kayla Dye, Beverly, Fort Frye High School.

¯ Austin Hilverding, Waterford, Waterford High School.

¯ Kaitlyn Leach, Belpre, Belpre High School.

¯ Isaac Trader, Waterford, Waterford High School.

¯ Kelvin Watson, Marietta, Marietta High School.

Davis & Elkins College

Davis & Elkins College has announced the names of students who achieved the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester, which includes all full-time students with a semester GPA of 3.6 to less than 4.0.

Area students who achieved the distinction are:

¯ Lee Wittekind, the son of Sherry and Tim Wittekind of Marietta.

¯ Jennifer Parsons, the daughter of Joyce Parsons of Parkersburg.

¯ Megan Tuley, the daughter of Pamela Tuley of Vienna.

Capital University

BEXLEY, Ohio — Capital University announces Heather Bricker of Marietta was named to the provost’s list for the spring 2018 semester.

To be named to the provost’s list, full-time, degree-seeking students must have achieved a grade point average of at least 3.70.

Capital University

BEXLEY, Ohio — Capital University announces two president’s list honorees for the spring 2018 semester: Megan Douglas of Coolville and Brennan Uhrig of Marietta.

The president’s list indicates the highest level of academic distinction. To be named to the president’s list, students must have achieved a grade point average of at least 3.85.

Capital University

BEXLEY, Ohio — Two local residents who attend Capital University were named to the university’s dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester — Caleigh Fryman of Little Hocking and Sienna Hill of Amesville.

In order to be named to the dean’s list, full-time, degree-seeking students must have achieved a grade point average of at least 3.5.

Hofstra University

HEMPSTEAD, NY — Maria Boggs of Marietta achieved a grade point average of at least 3.5 to earn a spot on the Hofstra University dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester.

Muskingum University

NEW CONCORD, Ohio — The following area students graduated from Muskingum University in New Concord:

Caldwell: Taylor Archer, early childhood education and special education.

Malta: Samuel Roberts, neuroscience.

New Matamoras: Megan Knowlton, nursing.

Sarahsville: Alexis Christman, English and child and family studies.

Sardis: Joseph Mazza, business management.

Vincent: Justin Hill, environmental science; Natalie O’Dell, early childhood education and special education.

Waterford: Laura Hill, nursing.

Waverly, W.Va.: Kelsey Kirkpatrick, early childhood education and special education.

Baylor University

WACO, Texas — Baylor University conferred degrees on a record number of nearly 3,000 graduates during three spring commencement exercises May 11-12 in the Ferrell Center on the Baylor campus.

Two local students graduated this spring: Hao Fu, MS in Information Systems, Information Systems; and Nicholas Lane Lee, Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry and Russian.

University of Dayton

DAYTON — Kacee Deer of Marietta earned a spot on the University of Dayton’s spring 2018 dean’s list, which honors undergraduate students achieving a minimum 3.5 GPA for the semester.

Youngstown State University

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — YSU reconizes student academic success with the president’s list and the dean’s list.

Erica Hays, a dance management major from Newport, was named to the president’s list and dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester.

Honorees named to the president’s list are full-time undergraduate students who have earned a 4.0 average for not less than 12 semester hours of credit in the semester just ended.

Dean’s list recognition is awarded to full-time undergraduate students who have earned at least a 3.4 average for not less than 12 semester hours of credit in the semester.

Marietta College

Nine Marietta College students sing with a cappella group Floodstage. Floodstage recently released its video performance of Sia’s “Titanium.” Three local students who are part of the group:

Calaya Rake of Marietta is a graduate of Marietta High School.

Phillip Rockhold of Marietta is a graduate of Liberty University Online Academy.

Morgan Thompson of Woodsfield is a graduate of Monroe Central High School.

Georgia Tech

ATLANTA, Ga. — Spencer Frum of Marietta has earned a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.

Frum was among approximately 3,700 undergraduate and graduate students who received degrees during Georgia Tech’s 255th Commencement exercises on May 4-5, 2018, at the McCamish Pavilion.

Columbus State Community College

COLUMBUS — William Matheny of Chesterhill has been named to the 2018 spring semester dean’s list at Columbus State Community College.

To be named to the dean’s list, a student must achieve a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher and be enrolled for six or more credit hours.

Marquette University

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Erin McNulty of Little Hocking has graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis. McNulty earned a Master of Arts degree in English.

McNulty was one of about 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students who received their diplomas May 20, 2018, at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee.

University of Findlay

FINDLAY, Ohio — More than 730 graduates were recognized for earning doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s or associate degrees from the University of Findlay for the academic year 2017-2018.

Local students include:

Alison Morey of Marietta, received a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science and Biology. Morey graduated from the University with the academic designation of magna cum laude.

Alvin Parmiter of Caldwell, received a Master of Business Administration.

Mount Union

ALLIANCE, Ohio — The University of Mount Union has announced that Lauren Craig of Woodsfield has been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester.

Craig was one of 629 students named to the dean’s list. To be eligible for the dean’s list, students must have completed at least 12 credit hours of traditionally graded coursework while achieving a grade point average of 3.550 or better with no letter grade below a B.

Davis & Elkins College

ELKINS, W.VA — Kristina Mayo, a student at Davis & Elkins College, has been named to the president’s list for the spring 2018 semester. The president’s list includes all full-time students with a 4.0 GPA for the semester.

Mayo is the daughter of Chris Mayo of Williamstown.

Baldwin-Wallace

BEREA, Ohio — Tiffany Holland of Stockport was among 18 students who participated in BW’s “Discover the Dominican Republic” study abroad program, a transformative learning experience focusing on food and nutrition in the Dominican Republic, during the spring 2018 semester.

Holland, a graduate of Waterford High School majoring in chemistry and creative writing, completed courses exploring topics of food and nutrition before going on the two-week experience led by Dr. Megan Frank and Dr. Charles Campisi, professors in the School of Health, Physical Education and Sports Sciences. The program gives students an opportunity to learn about culture, history, and food and nutrition in the Dominican Republic through hands-on experiences, guest lectures and their time living with host families. Students also had the opportunity to visit non-governmental organizations, go on tours of banana production and a cigar factory, and attend cooking and dancing classes.

The BW Study Abroad Center engages students through global exploration and off-campus study that enhances personal growth, educational enrichment and career development as part of the university’s liberal arts effort to cultivate contributing and compassionate citizens. Through faculty-led and independent study abroad opportunities, students can build strong communication skills, enhanced critical thinking and personal confidence from trekking the unknown.

The College of Wooster

WOOSTER, Ohio — Justin Warner, a resident of Lowell, received a bachelor of arts degree from The College of Wooster during commencement exercises on May 14.

Warner, a neuroscience major who graduated cum laude, is a graduate of Marietta Senior High School. He earned induction into both the Nu Rho Psi (neuroscience) and Psi Chi (psychology) honor societies. Among his activities, Warner served as a health coach in collaboration with Wooster Community Hospital, served as an overnight host for the admissions office, and was a member of the marching band.

Drury University

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Ashley CreelFox of Marietta earned a spot on Drury University’s dean’s lst.

Students named to the dean’s list at Drury earned a grade point average of 3.6 or greater (on a 4-point scale) while carrying a full-time course load of 12 or more semester hours.

Miami University

OXFORD, Ohio — Miami University students who are ranked in the top 20 percent of undergraduate students within each division for second semester 2017-18 have been named to the dean’s list recognizing academic excellence. Two local residents attending Miami Unviersity were named to the dean’s list — Maggie McCutcheon of Vincent and Trenton White of Little Hocking.

Miami University

OXFORD, Ohio — Miami University students who are ranked in the top three percent of undergraduate students within each division for second semester 2017-18 have been named to the president’s list recognizing academic excellence. Two local residents who attending Miami University were named to the president’s list — Michael Stuckert of Fleming and Katie Rauch of Lowell.

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