Catherine Connolly of New Albany has been awarded a $9,000 Director's Scholarship to attend Ashland University.

Catherine Connolly of New Albany has been awarded a $9,000 Director's Scholarship to attend Ashland University.

A senior at Bishop Hartley High School, she is the daughter of Jim and Liz Connolly.

Connolly received the scholarship based on her academic achievements.

At Hartley, she is a student ambassador and a member of the cross country team. Connolly also volunteers at the Church of the Resurrection nursery and Mount Carmel High School. She is employed at the Gahanna YMCA.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison has announced its dean's list for the fall semester of the 2010-2011 academic year.

New Albany's Alex Thomas Batholomew, a student in the College of Letters and Science, was among those named to the list.

Erica Green of New Albany was named to the fall 2010 dean's list at Elon University in North Carolina.

Amanda Corbin of New Albany earned a 4.0 grade-point average and was named to the dean's list at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah.

This is her third appearance on the dean's list.

Catherine Connolly