Dionna Baker, daughter of Darryl and Patrice Baker of Pickerington, graduated with honors from Ohio University in June.

Dionna Baker, daughter of Darryl and Patrice Baker of Pickerington, graduated with honors from Ohio University in June.

She earned a bachelor of science degree in magazine journalism with a minor in sociology.

Baker, a 2006 graduate of Pickerington High School North, plans to attend graduate school in Sydney, Australia, beginning in February 2011.

The University of Akron has announced its spring 2010 dean's list.

Pickerington residents named to the list were Laishiya Munshi, Neelay Thakkar, Micah Tomlin and Katherine Yannerella.

To qualify for the list, students must earn at least a 3.25 grade point average.

Dionna Baker