• Elena Watson, daughter of Brent and Emily Watson of Sunbury, was recognized for outstanding achievement at Lawrence University’s honors and awards banquet in May. Watson received the Christine Gerdes Award in Anthropology, which recognizes a student excelling in that area of study. Watson is a 2011 graduate of Big Walnut High School.
• Delaware resident Marilyn Evans was named to the dean’s list at West Virginia Wesleyan University for the spring 2014 semester.
• Andrew Chwalik and Jacob Wright of Delaware and Eric Price of Galena were named to the Walsh University dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester.
• Lexus Wolf, a graduating senior at Delaware Hayes High School, was awarded one of Riddell Law LLC’s 2014 Riddell Law Scholarships. Wolf plans to attend Duquesne University in the fall.
• Delaware, Galena and Sunbury area students who received degrees from Ohio University during May commencement are:
Associate degree – Megan Davis.
Bachelor’s degrees – Richard Aldridge, Barbara Brown, Kristine Decker, Katherine Gaton, Gregory Gillette, Michelle Grass, Jordan Lahman, Andrew Lloyd, Amy Perry, Amanda Roden, Valerie Schultz, Sam Ashworth, Graham Fugazzi, Tracy Daniels, Zachary Lloyd, Melissa Miller and Gerrod Schirtzinger.
Master’s degree – Michael Browning.
• Delaware, Galena and Sunbury area students who were named to the dean’s list for the 2014 spring semester at Ohio University are: Briana Brown, William Clark, Alexander Hollifield, Brandon Holmes-Evans, Zainab Kandeh, Gabrielle McCabe, Joshua Motilall, Zachary Reese, Tayler Reid, Patrick Roden, Kalene Schmidt, Tessa Schramm, Brenna Toth, Nigel Wilson, Arianna Yant, Allison Blunt, Rachel Darling, Samantha Davis, Morgan Hess, Michelle Irwin, Jessica Nichols, Brittany Somerville, Jasmine Beaubien, Megan Davis, Miran-da Duskey, Kaitlin Flynn, Anth-ony George, Tiffany George, Melissa Grooms, Kendall Markley and Melissa Miller.
• Grant P. Harris of Delaware was among those who received degrees at degrees at Wilmington College’s 138th annual commencement ceremony. Harris received a bachelor’s degree in agriculture.
• The University of Cincinnati recently announced the names of students included on its 2014 spring dean’s list. Delaware, Sunbury and Galena students on the list include: Carmen Allen, Marisa Allen, Benjamin Bauer, Erin Belch, Laura Bush, Pei-Hsuan Cheng, Caitlin Clark, Katy Cornelius, Kevin Decker, Maria Fehl, Tara Frazier, Christina Gioffre, Jalynn Guice, Nicole Hamme, Alexander Hunn, Zach Hunn, Courtney Kerin, Eric Mackay, Makeda Matthews, Timothy McCullough, Allyson Miller, Kevin Milligan, Julie Morycz, Sabrina Padget, James Pike, Joshua Riedy, Carlee Shafer, Martha Shaffer, Benjamin Stefaniak, Jordan Trewartha, Sean Tribble and Kyle Winston.
• The University of Cincinnati recently announced the names of students who received degrees at its 2014 spring commencement.
Delaware, Sunbury and Galena students who graduated include:
Bachelor’s degrees – Benjamin Bauer, Kevin Decker, William Hopkins, Alexander Hunn, Makeda Matthews and Allyson Miller.
Master’s degrees – Brielle Hastings and Jilian McGreen.
Doctorate degrees – Cory Cummins and Jordan Keysor.
Other – Brittany Catania, post-Baccalaureate certificate; and Aris Persinger, educational specialist in school psychology.
• Delaware, Sunbury and Galena students who received degrees at Bowling Green State University’s spring commencement are:
Bachelor’s degrees – Tara Keller, Megan Duffy, Jordan Nicol, Walter Thompson, James Caudill (summa cum laude), Elizabeth Robertson, Brittany Lee, Michelle Chamlis (cum laude), Cody Cooper (magna cum laude), Zachariah Shryock, Andrea Zarcone, Travis Richey and Keilly Rodriguez.
Doctorate degree – Brian Rellinger.
• Delaware, Sunbury and Galena area students who were named to the spring 2014 dean’s list at Bowling Green State University are: Andrew Langmeier, Larissa Richardson, Tara Keller, Whitney Whitted, Corwin Ratliff, Joseph Robinson, Kelsie Woods, Emily Mengerink, Susan Thomson, Sarah Rayfield, Ashley Stevens, Cassandra Castle, James Caudill, Rachel Reinhard, Maridith Smith, Haylie Galloway, Blair Bishop, Brittany Lee, Haleigh Breuer, Cody Cooper, Geoffrey Clingo, Zachariah Shryock, Shelby Fink, Emily Asher, Ashley Shaw, Brooke Ranalli, Keilly Rodriguez, Angela Guidarelli, Emily Petty and Benjamin Maurer.
• Delaware residents Rosellina Avoscan, Eric Beale, Jordan Carlson, Olivia Coseriu, Tamarra Edwards, Jessica Harpel, Max Kerns, Alussa Long, Andrew Pang, Nathan Roden, Richard Scotten, Russell Soh, Madison Stuntz, Alexandra Tavenier, Kelsey Ullon, Hannah Walls, Skye Wanstrath, Caroline Wekler, Mark Wicker, Avery Winston, John Wise and WenYu Wong; Sunbury residents Katherine Berger and Joseph Pileski; and Galena resident Alexis Blaylock were named to the spring 2014 dean’s list at Ohio Wesleyan University.
• Sunbury resident Joel Craig was named to the University of Evansville dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester.
• Anne Miller and Carmen Wolber of Delaware were named to the dean’s list at Denison University for the spring 2014 semester.
• Ariana Saliaris of Delaware was among the spring 2014 graduates of James Madison University. She earned a master’s degree in kinesiology.
• Delaware resident Grace Pyo was named to the spring 2014 dean’s list at Wheaton College.
• Paige Portale and Allison Smith of Galena were named to the Saint Francis University spring 2014 dean’s list.
• Delaware resident Nicole Nelson was named to the spring 2014 dean’s list at the University of Delaware.
• Galena resident Kelsey Klopfer received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Bucknell University at its spring 2014 commencement. She is the daughter of Aunda Klopfer and Mark Klopfer and a 2010 graduate of Columbus School for Girls.
• Gregory Stout of Delaware earned a master of business administration degree from the University of Saint Mary at its spring 2014 commencement.
• Erin Walker of Galena received a master’s degree in speech-language pathology from Harding University at it spring 2014 commencement.
• Delaware students Rebecca Bauserman, Amalie Rowland and Nicholas Tanuredjo were named to the provost’s list for the spring 2014 semester at Capital University for achieving a GPA of at least 3.70.
• Capital University has announced its dean’s list honorees for the spring 2014 semester. Students named to the list for achieving a GPA of at least 3.5 are Tyler Campbell of Delaware, Chelsea Sparks of Galena and Nicole Thomas of Sunbury.