Gregory D. Donaldson received a bachelor of arts degree in communication arts during recent commencement ceremonies at Ohio Northern University.

Gregory D. Donaldson received a bachelor of arts degree in communication arts during recent commencement ceremonies at Ohio Northern University.

Donaldson, a graduate of Olentangy High School, is the son of Ruth Donaldson of Columbus and Scott Donaldson of Powell.

John Michael O'Brien of Lewis Center graduated from Purdue University in May with a bachelor of science degree.

O'Brien was also named to Purdue's spring 2009 dean's list.

Alyson Ruth Nevers of Lewis Center graduated May 10 from Anderson University in Indiana.

Capital University has announced its spring semester 2009 dean's list.

Powell residents named to the list were Bethany Cromley, Brianna Dominach, Kristin Forman, Janeen Jackson, Jennifer Lyons, William Parker and Kimberly Taylor.

To earn dean's list recognition, students must maintain a grade-point average of 3.4 or higher.

Ohio University has announced its dean's list for spring quarter 2009.

Powell residents named to the list were Katherine Bercik, Taylor Brown, Ryan Coady, Kyle Conrad, Allan Daugherty, Anthony Demaria, Patricia Donahue, Brooke Erdy, Kristen Furlong, Chelsea Leasure, Courtney Lefebvre, Taylor Mirfendereski, Paul Mohler, Kelly O'Brien, Amanda Reece, Allison Travis, Alexander Weber and Laurel Wiencek.

To be named to the list, students must earn at least a 3.5 GPA.

The University of Findlay has announced its spring semester 2009 dean's list.

Powell residents named to the list were Chelsea Magee and Samantha Patzer.

To be named to the list, students must earn at least a 3.5 grade-point average.