* Courtney Bliss of Columbus recently was inducted into the Bowling Green State University chapter of the honor society Phi Kappa Phi.

* Courtney Bliss of Columbus recently was inducted into the Bowling Green State University chapter of the honor society Phi Kappa Phi.

* Columbus students who received scholarships through the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges Ohio Scholars Program include Abdi Ahmed, Jhas Corbitt, Kameron Early, Erica Goldsbury, Myron Goldsmith, Michelle Hill, Safia Hussein, Liban Osman, Tyler Shaw and O'Jeanique Washington.

* Kay Shanda of Columbus recently earned the 2-D/3-D Award at the annual Juried Student Exhibition at Marietta College.

* Kaitlyn Bailey of Columbus will be inducted into the Alpha Lambda Delta Honors Society chapter at Ashland University.

* Columbus area students named to the Tiffin University dean's list for the fall 2015 semester include Isaac Boateng and Andrew Longberry.

* Columbus-area students named to the dean's list for the spring 2015 semester at Ohio Christian University College of Adult and Graduate Studies include Brian Chandler, Andrew Collins, Ursula Crable, Melanie Frank, Emily Harmon, Earl Harris, Patrice Muller, Robert Oden, Burma Rash, Jennifer Scanlon and Michelle Soncrant.

* Taylour Ousley of Columbus is a member of the Sport Business Club at Ashland University, an undergraduate student organization that aims to provide students with personal and professional development opportunities to network and learn about the sports industry.

* Taya R. Brown of Columbus was named to the Columbia College dean's list for the October-December 2015 and January-March 2016 sessions.

* Columbus students who were named to the dean's list for the fall 2015 semester at Columbus State Community College include Joshua Abbott, Abdirashid Abdalla, Rahma Abdullahi, Grace Aborkumah, Yohannes Abraha, Alexander Adams, Abdullahi Adan, David Adkins, Binti Ahmed, Jennifer Albaugh, Johnny Albaugh, Samira Aliseef, Domonique Alston, Eric Altherr, Meagan Alwood, Edwin Amagnoh, Edwina Amagnoh, Anita Ampong, Young Angelucci, Emmanuel Appiah, Sondra Asare, Rene Atkinson, Rachel Axt, Mladen Babaleev, Britney Backus, James Bage, Jessica Bailey, Guy Banaga, Jerry Banjoko, Daniel Barnes, Gordon Be Ire, Kayleigh Benson, Joshua Berberick, Bal Bhattarai, Ahmed Bichmou, Michael Billingsley, Latonya Birch, Prince Boadi, Salome Boateng, Stephanie Boone, Kelly Boor, Isabella Bovenzi, Alexis Brofford, Michael Brofford, Angelo-Frank Buoni, Julio Camarillo, Sara Campbell, Nathan Carbonara, Katelynn Carpenter, Kristen Carpenter, Sylvia Carroll, Nick Cavallaro, Picoty Chepkirui, Rachel Coblentz, Alexis Cochran, Derek Coleman, Luke Colleli, Shawn Compton, Morgan Conn, Doug Cottrill, Brandon Cox, Nikki Craft, Philip Cress, Jonathan Crothers, Steven Cunningham, Dorcas Daboni, Santra Dang, Alfred Danso, Augusto Da Silva Pereira, Joseph Davis, Cierra Debold, Molly Deck, Alyscia Defrancisco, Corey Dorsey, Coovi Dossou-Koko, Jeremy Eaton, Kathryn Eaton, Ahmed Egeh, Omar El Mejjaty, Amran Farah, Takoda Fate, Leslie Ferrell, Joseph Ferrone, Stephen Field, Tiarri Flint, Jennifer Florence, Rafael Foster, Allison Fritchen, Kieauna Fuqua, Imani Gates, Christoper Giannini, Awa Gigo, Robert Gillespie, Divam Giri, Simone Graham, Tara Greene, Olga Guerra, Emmanuel Gyasi Baaye, Yusuf Haji, Cari Hansan, Sadia Hanshi, Monica Harrah, Michael Hays, Kayla Hays, Lauren Heasley, Adam Henson, Sophia Hersi, Carrie Heywood, Robert Hoffmann, Erika Holmes, Jennifer Horton, Courtney Howell, Meghan Howell, Maria Hunter, Rawan Husain, Omar Abdou Ide, Magan Igal, Jericho Jackson, Ismail Jadir, Khaoula Jadir, Soma Jaf, Swar Jaf, Ayan Jamale, Benjamin Janzen, Maimuna Jarju, Mary Joe, Tracy Johnson, Vanese Johnson, Emma Johnson, Bradley Joseph, Peris Kamau, Tika Kharel, Dhaka Khatiwada, Kyle Klingler, Maria Koroma, Helina Kwarteng, Terri Landusky, Brandon Larkin, Estefanny Lasso, Tiffany Lee, Daniel Lester-Owens, John Levakis, Nicholas Liberati, Wayne Littlefield, Anne Lockard, Maricela Lopez Navarrete, Pamela Ludolph, Lynnette Luedeke, Mtandazo Mandebvu, Meghan Manning, Vivian Mapp, Dominique Marcum, Evan Marshall, Amanda Marvin, Kevin McCleese, Heather McCormick, Vernon McDonald, Maria McGillivary, Stephen McGirr, Michelle Meinstein, Kathryn Miller, Montia Miller, Stephanie Miller, Fatuma Mohamed, Khalid Mohamed Farah, Menahil Mohamed, Abdikarim Mohamed, Mahamud Mohamed, Suad Mohamed, Marco Monzalvo-Segovia, Kerri Moore, Caitlin Moore, Teresa Morris, Brandy Morrison, Denice Morrison, Samantha Moser, Mursal Moumin, Jackline Muchemi, Jakob Murphy, Maty Ndiaye, Abeanju Ndobegang, Anh-Tu Nguyen, Donna Nguyen, Richard Nimoh, Bentier Nyeteng, Ruby Obasohan, Srijana Odari, Kenneth Oldaker, Abigail Opoku, Nicole Orourke, Allyson Osborne, Muna Osman, Ryan Ouzts, Abigail Owusu-Zormelo, Maxwell Owusu-Antwi, James Pack, John Parsons, Katie Patterson, Michelle Payne, Armando Pena, Jazmine Penn, Ryan Perdue, Minh Phan, Elaine Phillips, Basu Phuyel, Jamie Plymale, Paul Post, Om Pyakurel, Lauren Ramsey, Amber Ray, Olivia Rhynehardt, Erin Rice, James Rice, Whonshevins Roney, Juan Runciman, Laura Russell, Douglas Rutherford, Katie Sanders, Maria Sandoval, Samba Sangale, Leela Sanyasi, Kaitlyn Schuette, Kyle Shanks, Mohamedamin Sharif, Sudhir Sharma, Kolten Sharp, Kennedy Sharps, Stevie Shepherd, Colton Shidaker, Mahad Siad, Alieu Sidibeh, Jessica Siebrasse, Carolyn Sloan, Joseph Smelker, Tricia Smith, Alec Smith, Timothy Smith, Eric Sowers, Jesse Stroud, Jalin Szewczyk, Jason Tamasovich, Anthony Tambini, Amber Tanyhill, Megan Tash, Kenneth Tat, Adriana Thompson, Mary Thrush, Timothy Tilton, Nina Tran, Mary Trinh, David Tucker, Niele Tucker, Deborah Turner, Adam Tyson, Cody Ulrich, Angela Vandyke, Alyssa Vatter, Cassandra Wadkins, Abadula Wako, Abahamda Wako, Brittany Wallace, Taylor Waller, Nicole Ware, Xaarith Warsama, Daniel Watts, Patrick Webb, Samara Weiner, Linda Wheeler, Katharine White, Kevin Williams, Dante Williams, Misty Williams, Selena Wilson, Jessica Winkler, Joshua Winkler, Alexander Woeste, Jerry Woodard, Willie Woodruff, Josef Wright, Anna Yeager, Abigail Yeboah, Anthony Yeboah, Veronica Yeboah, Senay Yohannes and Sahro Yusuf.

* Patricia Turner of Columbus graduated from Western Governors University on Feb. 6 with a Master of Science in nursing with a focus in education.