* Robert Ryder of Worthington recently participated in the University of Findlay's 2016 Symposium for Scholarship and Creativity. Undergraduate and graduate students shared their research, creativity and professional learning experiences with the university and community during the event.

* Robert Ryder of Worthington recently participated in the University of Findlay's 2016 Symposium for Scholarship and Creativity. Undergraduate and graduate students shared their research, creativity and professional learning experiences with the university and community during the event.

* Rhian Stotts, a 2003 graduate of Thomas Worthington High School, successfully defended her doctoral dissertation at Arizona State University.

* Worthington-area students who received awards at Heidelberg University's annual Student Awards Celebration in April include Gabrielle Poliseno and Samantha Dorgan.

Poliseno took second place for the Martha and Ernest Hammel Research Award and Dorgan received the Wickham Prize in Business. About 75 students received nearly 90 awards and prizes for their achievements in and out of the classroom this academic year.