Campus notes

Baldwin Wallace

Nathan Matthews, a graduate of Marietta High School and criminal justice major, has been named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2018 semester at Baldwin Wallace University, according to Provost Stephen D. Stahl. Any full-time student who achieves a GPA of at least 3.6 for 12 or more graded hours or part-time student who achieves a GPA of at least 3.6 for six or more graded hours in the fall or spring semester will be placed on the Dean’s List.

Nathan has also recently been recommended for the honors program at Baldwin-Wallace University.

West Virginia


Area student earns academic recognition at West Virginia Wesleyan College

Buckhannon, West Virginia–Victoria Jackson, of Marietta, earned academic recognition at West Virginia Wesleyan College for their classroom performance during the 2018 fall semester by being named to the President’s List.

The criteria for inclusion for the Wesleyan President’s List is a 4.0 GPA with a minimum of 12 earned hours for the semester.



Area students named to Muskingum University Dean’s List

The following students have been named to the Fall 2018 Dean’s List at Muskingum University in New Concord. To be named to the Dean’s List, Muskingum University students must attain strictly prescribed levels of academic performance in their overall grade point average. For more information about Muskingum University visit

Lexie Sydenstricker, Bartlett, OH

Katie Osburn, Belpre, OH

Reagan Skinner, Beverly, OH

Julia Griffith, Caldwell, OH

Christopher Hupp, Caldwell, OH

Victoria Hupp, Caldwell, OH

Brielle Williams, Clarington, OH

Matthew Lucas, Graysville, OH

Ciara Smith, Lewisville, OH

Ryan Smith, Lewisville, OH

Jenah Sampson, Little Hocking, OH

Samuel Wilson, Malta, OH

Trevor Burton, Marietta, OH

Emily McCutcheon, Marietta, OH

Abigail Medina, Marietta, OH

Brittany Reynolds, Parkersburg, WV

Taylor Franklin, Sarahsville, OH

Nerissa Smith, Sardis, OH

Haylee Winkler, Sardis, OH

Joshua Carroll, Stafford, OH

Danielle Konkler, Stockport, OH

Sarah Greenlee, Vincent, OH

Hannah Carroll, Washington, WV

Samantha Armstrong, Waterford, OH

Allyson Scott, Whipple, OH

Mickayla Sanger, Woodsfield, OH

Joint Base San


Waterford High School graduate completes basic military training

U.S. Air Force Airman Austin Pyatt graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Pyatt is the son of Wendy Whealdon of Lowell and Jason Pyatt of Little Hocking. He is a 2018 graduate of Waterford High School.

Kent State University

Washington County students named to the President’s list and Dean’s list at Kent State University for the 2018 fall semester:

President’s list (4.00 GPA, 15 or more letter-graded credit hours completed)

Lindsey Colvin – Marietta

Dean’s list (3.40 GPA, 12 or more letter-graded credit hours completed)

Lynsie Sydenstricker – Bartlett

Wendy Pineda-Gonzalez – Lower Salem

Katherine Bennett – Marietta

Justin Best – Marietta

Tess Poulson – Marietta

Myrka Salas – Marietta

Hannah Dugan – Vincent

Samuel Goodman – Vincent

Drew Ullman – Vincent

Elliot Ullman – Vincent

Jonathan Craig – Waterford

Catherine Paugh – Whipple

Parker Eddy – Wingett Run