Awards and Achievements for February 2014

Courtney Mann of Melrose On Deans List

A senior Art and Design major at Alfred University, was named to the Deans List for the fall semester, and has also been inducted into Phi Alpha Theta, the National History Honor Society.

Local residents named to Dean's List at Grove City College

GROVE CITY, PA (02/17/2014)(readMedia)-- The following area residents were named to the Dean's List for the fall 2013 semester at Grove City College.

Kaitlin Bartlett, a sophomore Undeclared - Liberal Arts was named to the Dean's List. Kaitlin is a 2012 graduate of Shenendehowa High School East and is the daughter of Ms. Annette Bartlett from Clifton Park, NY.

Kristin Bartlett, a sophomore Biology was named to the Dean's List with High Distinction. Kristin is a 2012 graduate of Shenendehowa High School East and is the daughter of Ms. Annette Bartlett from Clifton Park, NY.

Luke Dixon, a senior History was named to the Dean's List. Luke is a 2010 graduate of Shenendehowa High School East and is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Dixon (Deborah) from Clifton Park, NY.

Julie Fijal, a freshman Communication Studies was named to the Dean's List. Julie is a 2013 graduate of Loudonville Christian School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Fijal (Elizabeth) from Clifton Park, NY.

Amy Melnik, a junior PreK-8 Special Education was named to the Dean's List with High Distinction. Amy is a 2011 graduate of Homeschooled and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Melnik (Lisabeth) from Clifton Park, NY.

Samantha Parry, a sophomore Mechanical Engineering was named to the Dean's List. Samantha is a 2012 graduate of Loudonville Christian School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Parry (Dawn) from Clifton Park, NY.

Sarah Rybaltowski, a senior Psychology was named to the Dean's List with High Distinction. Sarah is a 2009 graduate of Mekeel Christian Academy and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Rybaltowski (Evelyn) from Mechanicville, NY.

 

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Students Named to Fall 2013 Dean's List #RPI

TROY, NY (02/18/2014)(readMedia)-- About 3,250 students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute were named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2013 semester. The Dean's List recognizes full-time students who maintain grade-point averages of a minimum of 3.0 out of a possible 4.0 and have no grades below "C."

Dean's List recipients include:

Katelyn Angeliu, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Science

Jamila Balooch, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Biology

Evan Bernstein, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Chemical Engineering

Hailey Beyer, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Architecture

Kirthana Bhat, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Chemical Engineering

Robert Centore, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Biochemistry and Biophysics

John Danison, of Mechanicville, NY, who studies Business and Management

Sean Ellis, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Nuclear Engineering

Sarah Farnham, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Architecture

Brandon Galluppi, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Business and Management

Jared Garrow, of Stillwater, NY, who studies Biology

Jonathan Harrison, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Mechanical Engineering

Ali Hashimee, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Civil Engineering

Brendan Howell, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Industrial and Management Engineering

Christopher Hunt, of Waterford, NY, who studies Biomedical Engineering

Adam Kalish, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Mechanical Engineering

Andrew Kalish, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Industrial and Management Engineering

David Krupanich, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Materials Engineering

Peter Matla, of Melrose, NY, who studies Information Technology and Web Science

Jeevan Narendran, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Biology

Shivanthi Narendran, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Architecture

Monica Patel, of Clifton Park, NY, who studies Biology

Bilal Salam, of Waterford, NY, who studies Computer Science

Colton Wicks, of Mechanicville, NY, who studies Computer Science

Kyle Wood, of Mechanicville, NY, who studies Electrical Engineering

 

Hunter Drews Receives Faculty Honors at Trinity College for Fall 2013 Semester

HARTFORD, CT (02/18/2014)(readMedia)-- Hunter Drews of Clifton Park, NY, a member of the class of Spring 2016 at Trinity College in Hartford, Conn., has received Faculty Honors for the 2013 fall semester.

Local Students Named to Le Moyne College's Fall 2013 Deans List

SYRACUSE, NY (02/18/2014)(readMedia)-- Le Moyne College congratulates the following students who have been named to its Deans List (those with a GPA of 3.5 or higher) for the Fall 2013 Semester.

Elisa Hannan of Clifton Park (12065) Hannan is a Senior majoring in Biology at Le Moyne College.

Joseph Rizzo of Clifton Park (12065) Rizzo is a Junior majoring in English at Le Moyne College.

 

Ryan McGrath Named to the Honors List at Fairleigh Dickinson University

MADISON, NJ (02/19/2014)(readMedia)-- Ryan McGrath, of Waterford, NY, a student at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus in Teaneck, NJ has been named to the Honors List for the Fall 2013 Semester.

To qualify for the Honors List, a student must carry a 3.5 or better grade point average out of a possible 4.0 and be enrolled in a minimum of 12 letter-graded hours (four courses).

Area Students Make the Dean's List at RIT

ROCHESTER, NY (02/19/2014)(readMedia)-- The following local residents made the Dean's List for Fall 2013 semester at Rochester Institute of Technology:

  • Catherine Altenburger of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a second-year student in the game design and development program in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.
  • Jenna Ammerall of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a first-year student in the new media design and imaging program in RIT's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences.
  • Nathan Burrell of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fifth-year student in the biomedical engineering program in RIT's Kate Gleason College of Engineering.
  • Meghan Connor of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a first-year student in the photographic and imaging arts-advertising photography program in RIT's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences.
  • Fang Fang of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fourth-year student in the interior design program in RIT's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences.
  • Ethan Herrington of Johnsonville, N.Y., (12094) is a fourth-year student in the professional photographic illustration program in RIT's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences.
  • Leah Hofgesang of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a third-year student in the medical illustration program in RIT's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences.
  • Miranda Joly of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a third-year student in the professional photographic illustration program in RIT's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences.
  • Liam Morris of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fifth-year student in the computer science program in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.
  • Anna Raleigh of Waterford, N.Y., (12188) is a second-year student in the applied mathematics program in RIT's College of Science.
  • Jordan Rosario of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fourth-year student in the computer science program in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.
  • Leonard Smith of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fourth-year student in the information technology program in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.
  • Lori Sze of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a third-year student in the business administration accounting program in RIT's Saunders College of Business.
  • Kayla Wheeler of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fifth-year student in the biomedical engineering program in RIT's Kate Gleason College of Engineering.
  • Christopher Wong of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fourth-year student in the information technology program in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.
  • Kristeen Yee of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fifth-year student in the industrial engineering program in RIT's Kate Gleason College of Engineering.
  • Matthew Zeosky of Clifton Park, N.Y., (12065) is a fifth-year student in the game design and development program in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.

Local Students Named to the Marist College Dean's List for the Fall 2013 Semester

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY (02/06/2014)(readMedia)-- The following local students have been named to the Marist College Dean's List for the fall 2013 semester:

Rachel Bridges of Clifton Park

Tara Burke of Waterford

Cailin Burke of Waterford

Molly Costello of Clifton Park

Ian Dorset of Clifton Park

Dana Foucault of Clifton Park

Deanna Imfeld of Stillwater

Megan McCormack of Clifton Park

Shannon McCormack of Clifton Park

Derek Rose of Mechanicville

 

Area residents named to Dean's List at Fairfield University FAIRFIELD, CT

John Frain, a resident of Clifton Park, NY.

Kathryn Jameson, a resident of Clifton Park, NY.

Megan Lafleche, a resident of Clifton Park, NY.

Tyler Ostrowski, a resident of Clifton Park, NY.

Local Students Honored by SUNY Delhi

DELHI, NY (02/11/2014)(readMedia)-- The following students have been cited for academic achievement for the Fall 20013 semester by achieving the Honor's List at the State University of New York College of Technology at Delhi. To qualify for the Honor's List, students much have an academic average between 3.5 and 4.0.

Madeline Gribben of Clifton Park, NY, an associate's degree in Liberal Arts

Brittany Hurd of Clifton Park, NY, a bachelor's degree in Nursing

Local Students Make the Dean's List at SUNY Buffalo State

BUFFALO, NY (02/11/2014)(readMedia)-- The following local students were named to the fall 2013 dean's list at SUNY Buffalo State. To qualify for the dean's list, students must earn a GPA of 3.5 or higher and complete a minimum of 12 credit hours.

Tom Howe, a resident of Waterford, NY is majoring in business administration.

Michael Stanton, a resident of Clifton Park, NY is majoring in physics.

Ryan Curtin Named to President's List at Plymouth State University

PLYMOUTH, NH (02/12/2014)(readMedia)-- Ryan Curtin of Waterford, NY, has been named to the Plymouth State University President's List for the fall 2013 semester.

Local Students Named to Dean's List at University of Delaware

NEWARK, DE (02/12/2014)(readMedia)-- Local students have been named to the University of Delaware's Dean's List for the 2013 fall semester.

Sara Beidl of Clifton Park, NY.

Sarah Weiskopf of Clifton Park, NY.

Danielle daCunha of Clifton Park, NY.

Local residents receive bachelor's degrees from Saint Michael's College

COLCHESTER, VT (02/13/2014)(readMedia)-- The following local residents earned bachelor's degrees from Saint Michael's College, a liberal arts residential Catholic college located in Burlington, Vermont in December 2013:

Lexi Cuomo, daughter of Michael and Terri Cuomo of Waterford earned a Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude degree in History

Mary Ramos, daughter of Ismael and Teresa Ramos of Waterford earned a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude degree in Psychology

Local Students Named To St. Lawrence University Dean's List

CANTON, NY (02/13/2014)(readMedia)-- The following students have been selected for inclusion on the Dean's List for academic achievement during the fall 2013 semester at St. Lawrence University.

Alaina E. Larkin of Clifton Park. Larkin, a member of the Class of 2015, is majoring in international economics-multilanguage at St. Lawrence. Alaina graduated from Shenendehowa High School.

Kelly A. Nolan of Mechanicville. Nolan, a member of the Class of 2014, is majoring in biochemistry at St. Lawrence. Kelly graduated from Ballston Spa High School.

Local residents named to Dean's List at Saint Michael's College

COLCHESTER, VT (02/13/2014)(readMedia)-- The following local residents were named to the fall 2013 Dean's List at Saint Michael's College, a liberal arts and sciences, residential Catholic college located in Burlington, Vermont, one of the top 10 college towns in America:

Lexi M. Cuomo, daughter of Michael and Terri Cuomo of Waterford, a December 2013 Graduate History major, who graduated from Catholic Central High School before coming to Saint Michael's.

Julia F. Korkosz, daughter of Kevin Korkosz of Clifton Park, a Senior Classics and English major, who graduated from Bethlehem Central High School before coming to Saint Michael's.

Mary C. Ramos, daughter of Ismael and Teresa Ramos of Waterford, a December 2013 Graduate Psychology major, who graduated from Shenendehowa High School before coming to Saint Michael's.

Local Residents Among December Grads at SUNY Oneonta

ONEONTA, NY (02/14/2014)(readMedia)-- The following local residents are among the 327 students who graduated from SUNY Oneonta following the Fall 2013 semester. Graduates were honored at a December recognition ceremony hosted by College President Nancy Kleniewski and held in the Dewar Arena of the Alumni Field House. They also are eligible to participate in the college's commencement on May 17.

Daniella Birnbaum of Clifton Park earned a BS in Child and Family Studies

Michael Brown of Stillwater earned a BS in Criminal Justice

Abby Fusco of Stillwater earned a BA in Music Industry

Clifton Park Resident Emily Rocha Named to Stonehill College's Fall 2013 Dean's List

EASTON, MA (02/03/2014)(readMedia)-- Stonehill College recently named Clifton Park resident Emily M. Rocha, a member of the Class of 2014, to its Dean's List for the Fall 2013 semester.

Dominick Tironi Receives Dean's List Recognition at Paul Smith's College

PAUL SMITHS, NY (02/03/2014)(readMedia)-- Dominick Tironi of Waterford, N.Y., has been named to the dean's list at Paul Smith's College for the fall 2013 semester. Tironi, who majors in culinary arts and service management, earned a semester average of 3.3 or higher to receive this distinction.

 

Clifton Park Student Named to Dean's List at the University of Vermont

BURLINGTON, VT (02/03/2014)(readMedia)-- Rachel Vancavage has been named to the dean's list for the Fall 2013 semester at the University of Vermont. Vancavage, from Clifton Park, NY, is a senior Psychology major in the College of Arts & Sciences.

Matthew Zitwer Named to Castleton's Dean's List

CASTLETON, VT (02/04/2014)(readMedia)-- Matthew Zitwer of Clifton Park, NY has earned a spot on the Castleton College Dean's List for the Fall 2013 semester. To qualify for this academic honor, the student must maintain full-time status and a semester grade point average of 3.5.

Local Students Named to the Dean's List at the University of New Haven

WEST HAVEN, CT (02/04/2014)(readMedia)-- The following students were named to the Dean's List at the University of New Haven for the fall 2013 semester. Full-time undergraduate students must have a 3.50 or better cumulative GPA for the semester to be eligible for the Dean's List.

Nicole Richard of Clifton Park, NY

Julian Tsyn of Mechanicville, NY

Kayla Delano of Schaghticoke, NY

Amanda Hathaway of Stillwater, NY

UAlbany Announces Dean's List

ALBANY, N.Y. (02/04/2014)(readMedia)-- The following students were named to the University at Albany's fall 2013 Dean's List for outstanding academic achievement:

Sean Tozier of Clifton Park, NY

Nikhit Bhatia of Clifton Park, NY

Mark Rakowsky of Clifton Park, NY

Ubaidat Abdul-Rahman of Clifton Park, NY

Adam Opitz-Leewe of Clifton Park, NY

Joseph Goss of Clifton Park, NY

Marissa Ray of Clifton Park, NY

Jessica Crall of Clifton Park, NY

Samantha Nielsen of Clifton Park, NY

Amy Daisak of Clifton Park, NY

Waqas Awan of Clifton Park, NY

Payal Patel of Clifton Park, NY

Adam Goodcoff of Clifton Park, NY

Nicole Cardinale of Clifton Park, NY

Bryan D'Angelo of Clifton Park, NY

Ashley Colvin of Clifton Park, NY

Erin Gardner of Clifton Park, NY

Amal Elmi of Clifton Park, NY

Melissa McLellan of Clifton Park, NY

Benjamin Russell of Clifton Park, NY

Aneta Barszczewska of Clifton Park, NY

Erin Rousseau of Clifton Park, NY

Karlie Mangette of Clifton Park, NY

Colton Robtoy of Clifton Park, NY

Devin Coleman of Clifton Park, NY

Joseph Roberts of Clifton Park, NY

Caitlyn Durkee of Clifton Park, NY

Kelsey Hanson of Clifton Park, NY

Lucas Henry of Clifton Park, NY

Katherine Duffy of Clifton Park, NY

Michael Kenyon of Clifton Park, NY

Francesca Brown of Clifton Park, NY

Lauren Brignola of Clifton Park, NY

Thomas Yocono of Clifton Park, NY

Cavin Krastins of Clifton Park, NY

Michael Wieczorek of Clifton Park, NY

Anthony Chiarella of Clifton Park, NY

Joshua Rosenstein of Clifton Park, NY

Roland Van Zandt of Clifton Park, NY

Shayna Espinal of Clifton Park, NY

Nicholas Carrara of Clifton Park, NY

Ethan Adams of Clifton Park, NY

Meaghan Potter of Clifton Park, NY

Zachary Pappalau of Clifton Park, NY

Michael Harrington of Clifton Park, NY

Erin Coleman of Clifton Park, NY

Brent Popp of Johnsonville, NY

Nathan Hatalsky of Mechanicville, NY

Shunsa Tarar of Mechanicville, NY

Julia Hoffman of Mechanicville, NY

Leah Silecchia of Mechanicville, NY

Joe Herrera of Mechanicville, NY

Jesse Cirella of Mechanicville, NY

David Huggins of Mechanicville, NY

Dwane Hoyt of Mechanicville, NY

Caleb Barton of Melrose, NY

Kyle Pallozzi of Schaghticoke, NY

Alexandra Payne of Schaghticoke, NY

Ryan Decota of Stillwater, NY

Melanie Borgeest of Stillwater, NY

Caitlin Qua of Valley Falls, NY

Sheila Smith of Valley Falls, NY

Jeremy Epp of Waterford, NY

Alexander Goldberg of Waterford, NY

Alexander Nassrelgrgawi of Waterford, NY

James Kenney of Waterford, NY

Modupe Loye of Waterford, NY

Daniel Twardowski of Waterford, NY

Paul Butler of Waterford, NY

Eve Borden of Waterford, NY

Torie Keeton of Waterford, NY

Stephen Mander of Waterford, NY

Samantha Phillips of Waterford, NY

Kristina Lacombe of Waterford, NY

 

University of Rhode Island names about 4,300 students to the Fall 2013 Dean's List

KINGSTON, RI (02/04/2014)(readMedia)-- The University of Rhode Island is pleased to announce that about 4,300 undergraduates have qualified for the Fall 2013 Dean's List. The students represent nearly all of Rhode Island's cities and towns, all six New England states, New York, New Jersey, and many other states and nations.

To be included on the Dean's List, students must have completed 12 or more credits during a semester for letter grades with at least a 3.30 quality point average. Part-time students qualify with the accumulation of 12 credits with a 3.30 quality point average.

The following students from your area were named to the Fall 2013 Dean's List:

Mary Shaffer of Clifton Park, NY

Alexa Guy of Clifton Park, NY

Caitie Runyon of Clifton Park, NY

Nazareth College Announces Students on Dean's List for Fall 2013

ROCHESTER, NY (02/05/2014)(readMedia)-- Nazareth College announces its Dean's List for the Fall of 2013 semester.

Gabriela Dominguez of Mechanicville, NY 12118 is a freshman with a major in International Studies and Spanish & Politcial Science .

Jennifer Lachell of Waterford, NY 12188 is a senior with a major in Marketing and a minor in Information Technology.

Kathryn Trainor of Clifton Park, NY 12065 is a junior with a major in Health Sciences and a minor in Psychology.

 

Students Named to the President's List at The College at Brockport

BROCKPORT, NY (02/05/2014)(readMedia)-- The College at Brockport, State University of New York, recently honored students who excelled academically by naming them to the President's List for the fall 2013 semester.

Jesse Elliott of Clifton Park, NY was named to the President's List.

Emily Wagner of Waterford, NY was named to the President's List.

Teresa Campbell of Clifton Park, NY was named to the President's List.

Students Named to the Dean's List at The College at Brockport

BROCKPORT, NY (02/05/2014)(readMedia)-- The College at Brockport, State University of New York, recently honored students who excelled academically by naming them to the Dean's List for the fall 2013 semester.

William McCarthy of Clifton Park, NY was named to the Dean's List with Honors.

Patrick Dell'Anno of Clifton Park, NY was named to the Dean's List with Honors.

Kristen Brewster of Stillwater, NY was named to the Dean's List with Honors.

Shannon Hastings of Waterford, NY was named to the Dean's List with Honors.

David Campbell of Clifton Park, NY was named to the Dean's List.

Sandy Sze of Clifton Park Earns Honors at Skidmore College

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY (02/06/2014)(readMedia)-- Sandy Sze, a member of the class of 2014 at Skidmore College, earned term honors for the fall semester. She is the daughter of Eddie Sze and Yun Zhu of Clifton Park.

Local students named to Springfield College dean's list

SPRINGFIELD, MA (02/06/2014)(readMedia)-- Springfield College has named the following local residents to the dean's list for academic excellence for the fall 2013 term.

Rachel Biernik of Clifton Park, NY (12065). Biernik is studying Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Andrea Mastropietro of Mechanicville, NY (12118). Mastropietro is studying Sociology.

 

Students Named to The College of Saint Rose Dean's List for Fall 2013

ALBANY, NY (02/06/2014)(readMedia)-- The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY, today announced that 809 students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall 2013 semester.

Full-time students who complete a minimum of 12 credit hours and achieve a semester grade-point average of at least 3.5 with no grades of D, F, Incomplete or Pass/Fail are eligible for inclusion on the Dean's List.

Students from this area named to the Dean's List are:

Hannah Fairbanks of Clifton Park, NY.

Kathryn Fitzmorris of Clifton Park, NY.

Taylor Grupinski of Clifton Park, NY.

Jennifer McAlonie of Clifton Park, NY.

Nicole Mt. Pleasant of Clifton Park, NY.

Jennifer Nelson of Clifton Park, NY.

Emily Ruchlicki of Clifton Park, NY.

Caroline Wincowski of Clifton Park, NY.

Christina Destefano of Mechanicville, NY.

James Kennedy of Clifton Park, NY.

Ashley Bucci of Mechanicville, NY.

Katie Cahrenger of Waterford, NY.

Sara Crowley of Stillwater, NY.

Leah Dugrenier of Melrose, NY.

Brittany Duquette of Melrose, NY.

Marlene Eckert of Clifton Park, NY.

Devon Harris of Clifton Park, NY.

Jessica Lopez of Clifton Park, NY.

Sara Macaluso of Clifton Park, NY.

Mackenzie Mitchell of Valley Falls, NY.

Eric Treacy of Clifton Park, NY.

Amanda Tyrrell of Clifton Park, NY.

Sarah Watson of Clifton Park, NY.

Jordan Westcott of Waterford, NY.

Courtney Bryan of Mechanicville, NY.

Connor Bryant of Stillwater, NY.

Francesca Connelly of Clifton Park, NY.

Emma Dooley of Clifton Park, NY.

Alex Pisanello of Clifton Park, NY.

Daniel Priddle of Mechanicville, NY.

Elizabeth Ramos of Waterford, NY.

Kelly Rohrwasser of Clifton Park, NY.

Scott Whitney of Waterford, NY.

 

Karen Sweeney named to Fall 2013 Dean's List at Wake Forest University

WINSTON SALEM, NC (02/06/2014)(readMedia)-- Karen Sweeney from Clifton Park, NY was named to the Fall 2013 Dean's List at Wake Forest University.

 

UAlbany Announces Dean's Commendation Recipients

ALBANY, N.Y. (02/06/2014)(readMedia)-- The following students earned the University at Albany's fall 2013 Dean's Commendation for outstanding academic achievement:

Jared Demarco of Clifton Park, NY

James Boyle of Clifton Park, NY

Michelle Kats of Clifton Park, NY

Adegbolahan Shokunbi of Waterford, NY

Shayne Buckley of Clifton Park Named to Clemson University Dean's List

CLEMSON, SC (02/06/2014)(readMedia)-- Shayne Buckley of Clifton Park, whose major is Construction Science and Magement, has been named to the Dean's List at Clemson University for the fall 2013 semester.