* Two Canal Winchester residents were among the summer 2013 graduates of the University of Akron.
Jordan Bell received a bachelor's degree in interdisciplinary anthropology. Melissa Lucas received master's degree in nursing/ nurse anesthesia.
* Samuel Huff of Canal Winchester was recently awarded a Red and White Scholarship as part of the Scholarships for Excellence program at Youngstown State University. Scholarships for Excellence are for incoming YSU freshmen students.
Huff is majoring in STEM First Year Engineering.
* Ohio University recently announced the names of those who received degrees at its 2013 summer commencement.
Canal Winchester and Groveport students among the graduates include:
Associate degrees -- Hannah Porter.
Bachelor's degrees -- Nick Strahan, Lisa Jones, Christopher Forte, Andrew Edens, Eva Diltz, Alyssa Burns, Brian Delatorre and Heather Clark.
Master's degrees -- Cecelia McFadden, Beth Higgins and Joseph Feck.
* Dwayne Martin of Canal Winchester was named to the dean's list for the 2013 summer term at Ohio University-Lancaster.