Rittman gets award
POULTNEY, Vt. — High school senior Kalley Rittman of Bar Harbor has been awarded the Matthew Henson Outdoor Leader Award by Green Mountain College. The college grants this scholarship to selected students with an interest in the sciences who are preparing to lead communities and the world to a more sustainable future.
MILTON, Mass. — Chloe Corrion of Bar Harbor received a Bachelor of Arts degree on Sunday, May 21, at the Curry College Commencement ceremony. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn a GPA of 3.3 or higher, have no incompletes and have no grade lower than a “C” for the semester. Full-time students must carry 12 or more graded credits for the semester. At the college’s 48th annual awards ceremony, Corrion received the Investing in Children Award.
Gerrish on dean’s list
DELAWARE, Ohio — Rebecca Gerrish of Bar Harbor has been named to the 2017 spring semester dean’s list at Ohio Wesleyan University. To earn dean’s list recognition, Ohio Wesleyan students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale in all applicable classes.
Munson on dean’s list
BURLINGTON, Vt. — Helena Munson has been named to the University of Vermont dean’s list for the spring semester. Munson, from Bar Harbor, is majoring in environmental sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences. To be named to the dean’s list, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or better and rank in the top 20 percent of their class in their respective college or school.
Thomas names dean’s list
WATERVILLE — Local students named to the dean’s list at Thomas College for the spring term are Caleb Cough and Emily Cough of Bar Harbor, Molly Carroll and Seth Young of Southwest Harbor and Kimberly Banks of Swans Island.
Nicholson on dean’s list
WALTHAM, Mass. — Robin Nicholson of Bar Harbor was named to the dean’s list at Bentley University for the spring semester. To be named to the dean’s list, a full-time student must have a GPA of 3.3 or higher with no course grade below 2.0 during the term.
Vonder Haar on president’s list
POTSDAM, N.Y. — Nathan Vonder Haar of Bar Harbor was named to the president’s list at The State University of New York at Potsdam. Vonder Haar, whose major is biology, was honored for academic excellence in the spring semester. To achieve the honor, each student must have satisfactorily completed 12 numerically-graded semester hours, with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
Corson named to dean’s list
MANCHESTER, N.H. — Molly Corson of Bar Harbor was named to the spring dean’s list of Southern New Hampshire University. Eligibility for the dean’s list requires that a student accumulate an academic GPA of 3.5-3.699.
Bishop earns scholarship
ROCKLAND — Lance Bishop of Frenchboro has received the S. Parkman Shaw Scholarship from the Island Institute. The award is given to a college upperclassman who demonstrates not only successful academic growth and achievement during his or her college career but also the capacity to overcome unique challenges and/or difficult circumstances. Bishop is studying at Maine Maritime Academy in Castine.
Dillon named to dean’s list
CANTON, N.Y. — Flannery Rose Dillon of Bar Harbor has been selected for inclusion on St. Lawrence University’s dean’s list for academic achievement during the spring semester. Dillon is a member of the class of 2020. 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.
Husson honors local students
BANGOR — Area students have been awarded honors by Husson University.The following students were named to the president’s list for spring: Emily Butler of Bar Harbor, a first-year student in the Communications Technology program; Abigail Jones of Bar Harbor, a senior in the Criminal Justice/Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration program.
Malorie Young of Bar Harbor, a senior in the Criminal Justice program; and J. Robert Olekszak of Mount Desert, a sophomore in the Business and Liberal Studies program.
To earn president’s list honors, a student must carry at least 12 graded credit hours during the semester and earn a GPA of between 3.80 and 4.0 during the period.
The following students were named to the Husson University dean’s list for the spring: Aidan Pasha of Bar Harbor, a junior in the Entertainment Production program; Delia Hallett of Bar Harbor, a first-year student; Denise Lyakhovich of Mount Desert, a graduate student in the Pharmacy program; Malcolm Clough III of Southwest Harbor, a senior in the Nursing program;
Meghan Catanese of Trenton, a junior in the Hospitality and Tourism Management/Master of Business Administration program; and Sarah Luna of Trenton, a junior in the Educational Studies program.
To earn dean’s list honors, a student must carry at least 12 graded credit hours during the semester and earn a GPA of between 3.6 and 3.79 during the period.
UM Machias honors two
MACHIAS — Two area students were named to the University of Maine at Machias dean’s list for spring. Alexandra Hemli Carpenter of Southwest Harbor and Patricia Ann Leland were both named to the list. To achieve the honor students had to complete six or more credit hours and earn a GPA of 3.25 or higher with no grade below a C.
Vaux graduates from Tulane
NEW ORLEANS, La.— Molly Vaux of Northeast Harbor graduated with a Master of Public Health degree from Tulane’s School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine this spring.
Viertel on dean’s list
NEW PALTZ, N.Y. — Jacob Viertel of Bar Harbor has been named to the SUNY New Paltz dean’s list for outstanding academic achievement during the spring semester. Dean’s list designation is reserved for students who excel academically and earn at least a 3.3 GPA in a semester with a full-time course load.
Anna Keefe graduates
KINGSTON, R.I. — Anna R Keefe of Seal Cove graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a master’s degree in textiles, fashion merchandising and design in May. Students who received the honor summa cum laude graduated with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.7; students who received the honor of magna cum laude graduated with a GPA of at least 3.50; and students who received the honor of cum laude graduated with a GPA of at least 3.3.
Three named to dean’s list
FARMINGTON — Three local students were named to the University of Maine at Farmington dean’s list for the spring semester. Conor Crandall of Bar Harbor, Katharine Walker of Mount Desert and Hailey Craig of Trenton were honored. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn a GPA of 3.5 or better while completing a minimum of 12 credits in courses producing quality points.
Wood on dean’s list
ITHACA, N.Y. — Lucas Wood of Mount Desert has been named to the Ithaca College dean’s list for the spring semester. Wood, an exploratory major, is in the School of Humanities and Sciences.