Awards and Achievements/Local College Students

Area Residents to Attend Siena College

LOUDONVILLE, NY (08/20/2014)(readMedia)-- Siena College is delighted to welcome the following students to its Class of 2018.

Jimsheed Ahmad of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Michael Andrews of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Dominica Bleichert of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Kevin Boland of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Dana Daley of Waterford, NY (12188)

Emily De Lorenzo of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Joseph DeMarco of Stillwater, NY (12170)

Brianna Denier of Mechanicville, NY (12118)

Alison Digena of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Nicolas Dumas of Melrose, NY (12121)

Jillian Everts of Clifton park, NY (12065)

Cassidy Guy of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Christianna Halek of Mechanicville, NY (12118)

Yumi Kageyama of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Ryan Kelleher of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Richard Murphy of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Justin O'Brien of Waterford, NY (12188)

Samuel Occhiogrosso of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Rebecca Opitz of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Matthew Rebel of Waterford, NY (12188)

Connor Robertson of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Ryan Vancavage of Clifton Park, NY (12065)

Marcel Garbos Makes the Spring 2014 Dean's List at Bard College at Simon's Rock

 GREAT BARRINGTON, MA (08/13/2014)(readMedia)-- Bard College at Simon's Rock announces that Marcel Garbos of Clifton Park, NY, has earned a place on the dean's list for the 2014 spring semester. To be eligible for this honor a student must carry 14 or more credits and achieve a grade point average of 3.5.

Garbos attended Shenendehowa High School East before leaving after 10th grade to start college early.

University of Rhode Island names more than 4,000 students to the Spring 2014 Dean's List

KINGSTON, RI (08/11/2014)(readMedia)-- The University of Rhode Island is pleased to announce that more than 4,000 undergraduates have qualified for the Spring 2014 Dean's List. The students represent all of Rhode Island's cities and towns, all six New England states, New York and New Jersey, many other states and more than a dozen countries. More than half of the students are Rhode Islanders.

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 University of Rhode Island Dean's List:

Karl Eric Anderson of Clifton Park, NY

Alexa Brittany Guy of Clifton Park, NY

Caitlin V Runyon of Clifton Park, NY

74 SUNY Oneonta Student Athletes Named to Spring All-Academic Team

 ONEONTA, NY (08/05/2014)(readMedia)-- 74 SUNY Oneonta student athletes were named to the State University of New York Athletic Conference All-Academic Team for the spring 2014 semester. To be eligible, a student must be a varsity athlete who has completed the entire season and earned a minimum grade-point average of 3.3 for the semester in which they competed. The following SUNY Oneonta students were named to the All-Academic Team for the spring 2014 semester:

Emily Carter of Clifton Park (12065)

Katie O'Gorman of Clifton Park (12065)

Jerome Pabulayan of Clifton Park (12065)

Rachael Shine of Clifton Park (12065)

Margaret Sanderson earns Spring Academic Honors from SUNYAC

ONEONTA, NY (08/06/2014)(readMedia)-- Margaret Sanderson, of Schaghticoke, NY, was one of 50 SUNY Oneonta student-athletes named to the State University of New York Athletic Conference All-Academic Team and Commissioner's List for the Spring 2014 season.

To qualify for the All-Academic Team, a student must be varsity athlete who has completed the entire season and earned a minimum grade-point average of 3.3 for the semester in which they competed. In addition, to be named to the Commissioner's List, the student athlete must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.3 based on three semesters at the institution. (Does not have to be consecutive semesters). Sanderson, who is majoring in Elementary Ed., was a member of the Track & Field team.