* Canal Winchester-area students who were named to Wittenberg University's dean's list for the spring 2016 semester include Nicole Karavakis, Courtney Long and Rachel Tennison.

* Canal Winchester-area students who were named to Wittenberg University's dean's list for the spring 2016 semester include Nicole Karavakis, Courtney Long and Rachel Tennison.

* Canal Winchester and Groveport students who were named to Shawnee State University's dean's list for the spring 2016 semester include Joseph Nichols, Chuck Norris, Nikki Saylor and Dylan Stevens. McKenna Hrusch and Melissa Loper were named to the president's list.

* Canal Winchester and Groveport students named to the dean's list for the spring 2016 semester at Ohio University Lancaster include Grace Bricker, Lindsay Carrier, Jessica Hinkle, Hannah Kemmerling, Conner Miller, Maggie Parsley, Sophia Saunders, Gerad Stephens, Seneca Trott and Victoria Vatri.

* Rhayna Kramer of Canal Winchester was named to the Denison University dean's list for the spring 2016 semester.

* Canal Winchester and Groveport students named to the Ashland University dean's list for the spring 2016 semester include Stephanie Baxter and Shelbie Prince.

* Steven Bower of Columbus recently was named a Miami University Student Orientation Undergraduate Leader. He will lead small groups of incoming first-year students and serve as an ambassador to welcome them and their families. Bower is majoring in computer science.

* Gage Wise of Canal Winchester was named to the John Carroll University dean's list for the spring 2016 semester.

* Kimberly Rudolph of Canal Winchester was named to Columbia College dean's list for the online campus's March-May and May-July sessions.