The University of Akron has announced its dean's list for the fall 2008 semester.

Gahanna residents named to the list were Jonathon Hunter, Shelby Johnson, Kara Lydic, John Marchi, Brittney Richardson, Kimberly Ringley, Cordell Smith and Adam Stefanacci.

Kenneth R. Tubbs of Gahanna has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2008 semester at John Carroll University.

To earn a spot on the list, students must carry a minimum of 12 hours and earn a grade-point average of at least 3.5.