Licking County News

College notes

* Ohio University recently announced the names of those who received degrees at its 2013 summer commencement.

Licking County area students among the graduates include:

Associate degree -- Jessica Holmes.

Bachelor's degrees -- Adam Alderman, Julia Worstell, Sandra Gienger, Sarah Allen, Chrystal Rhoades, Rebekah Morrison and Traci Benedix.

* Ohio University recently announced the names of those who were named to the dean's list for the 2013 summer term.

Licking County area students on the list include: Julia Worstell, Sarah Allen and Kevin Nickolas.

* Shannon Kennedy of Granville and Sandra Facemire of Newark were initiated into the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi at the Ohio State University.

* Kristen Pennington of Pataskala and Audrey Wagner of Granville are new initiates of Kappa Delta Pi at Ashland University. The group's purpose is to recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions to education and to promote development of worthy educational ideals. Pennington is majoring in middle grades education, and Wagner is majoring in integrated math.