College briefs

Safreed named to dean’s list

CINCINNATI — Meghan Safreed of Piqua has been named to the Mount Saint Joseph University dean’s list for academic achievement during the spring 2017 semester. Undergraduate students named to the list earned at least a 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and completed at least 6 hours of standard graded credit. Safreed has completed her junior year of nursing school in the honor program at the university.

Roberts graduates from Troy University

TROY, Ala. — Carolyn Roberts of Tipp City graduated from Troy University during term three of the 2016-2017 academic year.

Term three includes students at Troy’s campuses in Dothan, Phenix City and Montgomery, Ala., along with teaching sites outside of Alabama and online.

Sprowl named to Columbia College dean’s list

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Desmond Sprowl of Troy was named to the Columbia College dean’s list for the Spring Semester.

To be named to the dean’s list, a student must have completed 12 semester hours in a 16-week period and achieved a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0-point scale.

OCU announces dean’s list

CIRCLEVILLE — The following area students were named to the Residential Undergraduate Program dean’s list at Ohio Christian University for the spring 2017 semester:

Michael Anderson of Piqua

Raymond Ferrell of Tipp City

To be eligible for the dean’s list, a student must achieve a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and be enrolled in at least 12 semester hours.

Josefovsky earns degree

DAYTON — Kerrie Beth Josefovsky graduated from the University of Dayton on May 7, 2017, with a degree in middle childhood education, Magna Cum Laude. Josefovsky is the daughter of Jody and Bonnie Josefovsky of Piqua.

Brown graduates from Park

PARKVILLE, Mo. — Park University held its Kansas City Area commencement ceremony on May 13 at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Mo.

Sharrie Anntanette Brown of Troy earned a degree in Business Administration.

Shawnee State names dean’s, president’s lists

PORTSMOUTH — Jeff Bauer, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Shawnee State University, has released the dean’s list for the spring semester 2017.

Devin Routson, a marketing major from Troy, has been named to the dean’s list.

To be named on the list, students must be enrolled full time and achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or better.

President Rick S. Kurtz, Ph.D., has released the president’s list for the spring semester 2017.

Abby Brinkman, a history major from Troy, has been named to the president’s list.

To be named on the list, students must be full-time and have achieved a grade point average of 4.0.