Awards and Achievements – Local College Students

Local Students Will Travel to Washington, D.C. for Prestigious Journalism Conference

FAIRFAX, VA (01/29/2015)(readMedia)-- The following local students are among only 250 chosen as National Youth Correspondents for the 2015 Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University.

Jennifer Attanasio, a student at a local high school has been selected to represent Clifton Park, New York.

Nicholas Miller, a student at Mechanicville High School has been selected to represent Mechanicville, New York.

Nicole Swift Earns Degree From Nazareth College

ROCHESTER, NY (01/29/2015)(readMedia)-- Nicole Swift of Clifton Park, NY, earned a degree from Nazareth College in December 2014. Swift received a MSE in Literacy Education. The graduates can chose to walk with with the class of 2015 during May Commencement exercises at the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, N.Y.

Renee Loeffel of Clifton Park Named to the Fall 2014 Dean's List at the University of New Hampshire

DURHAM, NH (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- Renee Loeffel of Clifton Park has earned Honors for the fall semester of the 2014-2015 academic year at the University of New Hampshire.

Joseph Tronco of Clifton Park, NY Named to Springfield College Dean's List

SPRINGFIELD, MA (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- Springfield College has named Joseph Tronco of Clifton Park, NY (12065) to the dean's list for academic excellence for the fall 2014 term. Tronco is studying Applied Exercise Science.

Hofstra University Congratulates Fall 2014 Dean's List Students

HEMPSTEAD, NY (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- Hofstra University congratulates the students named to the Fall 2014 Dean's List for their outstanding academic achievement. Students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 during the semester to make the Dean's List. The following local students earned the Dean's List distinction:

Angelina Purcell of Clifton Park.

Naledi Ushe of Clifton Park.

Area students on SUNY Oswego President's List

OSWEGO, NY (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- Several area residents have been named to the President's List for the fall 2014 semester at SUNY Oswego. Students who achieve grade averages of 3.80 and above on the 4.00 scale are named to the President's List, the top 7.4 percent of students.

Allison S. Cady of Barney Road in Clifton Park, a senior in childhood education

Morgan C. Clifford of Damask Drive in Clifton Park, a sophomore in psychology

Daniel B. Hoang of Keepsake Lane in Clifton Park, a junior in information science

Jenna A. Johnson of Trice Drive in Clifton Park, a senior in psychology

Kelsey L. Thomas of Caceras Court in Clifton Park, a sophomore in marketing

John P. Trawinski of Fallentree Lane in Clifton Park, a junior in applied mathematical economics

Alyssa M. Santagato of Broadway in Mechanicville, a junior in anthropology

News from Clarkson University

For more information contact: Michael P. Griffin, 315-268-6716, mgriffin@clarkson.edu

Students Named Clarkson University Presidential Scholars

POTSDAM, NY (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- The following local students have been named Presidential Scholars for the fall 2014 semester at Clarkson University:

Robert Benson of Clifton Park, N.Y., a freshman majoring in chemical engineering.

Brian Chrzan of Clifton Park, N.Y., a freshman majoring in mechanical engineering.

Eric Henderson of Clifton Park, N.Y., a sophomore majoring in mechanical engineering.

Jacob Melite of Clifton Park, N.Y., a sophomore majoring in computer science and mathematics.

Madison Shea of Clifton Park, N.Y., a freshman majoring in engineering & management.

Fred Tracy of Stillwater, N.Y., a sophomore majoring in engineering & management.

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

ROCHESTER, NY (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- Nazareth College announces its Dean's List for the Fall of 2014 semester.

Jessica Slivienski of Clifton Park (12065)

Kathryn Trainor of Clifton Park (12065)

Jennifer Lachell of Waterford (12188)

Nicole McGreevy of Schaghticoke (12154)

Students Named to Clarkson University Dean's List

POTSDAM, NY (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- The following students have been named to the Dean's List for the fall 2014 semester at Clarkson University:

James Greg of Clifton Park, N.Y., a junior majoring in mechanical engineering.

Victoria Hathaway of Stillwater, N.Y., a sophomore majoring in biology and biomolecular science.

Andrew McCarthy of Clifton Park, N.Y., a senior majoring in mechanical engineering.

Ryan McCrudden of Clifton Park, N.Y., a sophomore majoring in computer engineering.

Evan Murray of Schaghticoke, N.Y., a senior majoring in chemical engineering and electrical engineering.

Alexander Slemp of Clifton Park, N.Y., a senior majoring in engineering & management.

Aaron Tong of Clifton Park, N.Y., a junior majoring in biology.

Zachary Willard of Stillwater, N.Y., a junior majoring in computer engineering.

Brook Zeller of Waterford, N.Y., a freshman majoring in environmental engineering.

Area residents on SUNY Oswego Deans' List

OSWEGO, NY (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- Several area residents have been named to the Deans' List for the fall 2014 semester at SUNY Oswego. To be included on the Deans' List, students must have a semester grade average of 3.30 to 3.79. The President's and Deans' lists represent the top 31 percent of the Oswego student body.

Megan C. Adelman of Monmouth Way in Clifton Park, a sophomore in human development

Karlee Brown of Kings Court in Clifton Park, a junior in marketing

Zachary Diamond of Hollandale Lane in Clifton Park, a senior in psychology

Simone R. Duscha of Christine Court in Clifton Park, a junior in public relations

Miles J. Kelly of P.O. Box 1022 in Clifton Park, a junior in business administration

Morgan J. Kelly of P.O. Box 1022 in Clifton Park, a freshman in childhood education

Helen G. Krupski of Bayberry Drive in Clifton Park, a senior in childhood education

Bryan Ruderman of Via Da Vinci in Clifton Park, a senior in broadcasting and mass communication

Kirstin M. Swartz of Wilden Way in Clifton Park, a freshman in creative writing

Bernard A. Thibault of Saxony Street in Clifton Park, a sophomore in electrical and computer engineering

Domonique M. Valenti of Equinox Court in Clifton Park, a senior in adolescence education