College briefs


Hemm awarded scholarship

OXFORD, Ohio — Miami University first-year student Katherine Hemm was awarded an Energy Leadership Scholarship for careers related to energy. Hemm, from Piqua, is earning a Bachelor of Science majoring in Business.

It’s part of the Youth Energy Celebration hosted by the Ohio Energy Project (OEP), Dayton Power and Light (DP&L) and Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (Vectren). Hemm was one of three students who was presented with DP&L and Vectren Energy Leadership Scholarships.

Locals graduate from Ohio Christian

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — The following local students graduated from Ohio Christian University:

Amanda Woodward of Tipp City graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management. Woodward is a member of the Pinnacle Honor Society.

Melinda Strohmenger of Troy graduated with an Associate of Arts in Business Management.

Howard Collier of Piqua graduated with a Master of Arts in Pastoral Care and Counseling.

Area student graduates

FORT MYERS, Fla. — John Krall of Tipp City, recently graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University with a Master of Science in Nursing from the Marieb College of Health & Human Sciences.

Ricker named to dean’s list

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — Joel Ricker of New Carlisle has been named to the Southeast Missouri State University dean’s list for academic achievement during the spring 2017 semester.

Students named to the list earned at least a 3.75 grade point average on a 4.0 scale, completed at least 12 hours of standard graded credit, achieved no grade below a B and received no failing grades in enrolled courses, including credit/no credit or pass/fail courses.

Students present research

FINDLAY, Ohio — Students at the University of Findlay recently participated in the annual Symposium for Scholarship and Creativity. Held on campus, undergraduate and graduate students were given the opportunity to share their research, creativity and professional learning experiences with the university and community. Many students received honors during the Symposium’s awards ceremony.

Local students include:

Christopher Capparelli of Troy was named to the Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society in Business.

Jake Eier of New Carlisle presented “The Effect of Decoquinate on Coccidosis Rates in Early Gestation Goats.”

Madison Gioiello of Tipp City was named as a graduating senior with a GPA of 3.6 or above.

Emily Mikolajewski of Piqua was named as a graduating senior with a GPA of 3.6 or above.

Carmeron Wardley of New Carlisle was named as a Dana Scholar.