College briefs

Osman named to dean’s list

ALBANY, N.Y. — The College of Saint Rose in Albany, New York, congratulates Megan Osman of Troy for being named to the dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester.

Osman is one of 751 students to achieve this mark of academic excellence. To make the Dean’s List, Osman had to complete a minimum of 12 credit hours and achieve a semester grade-point average of at least 3.5 with no grades of D, F, Incomplete or Pass/Fail.

UK announces record dean’s list

LEXINGTON, Ky. — A record number of students made the University of Kentucky Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester. The 7,408 students were recognized for their outstanding academic performance. That’s an increase of more than 200 over the previous record reached in fall 2015 when the number of students on a UK Dean’s List surpassed 7,000 for the first time. Last semester’s Dean’s List includes over 700 more students than the spring 2016 semester’s list.

Local students include:

Piqua — Elizabeth Louise Duer, Olivia Taylor Leece, Hannah Adlard Went

Tipp City — Thomas Paul Chaney, James Tyler Hartz, Taylor Hattie-Marie Merrick, Laura Susanne Rosselit

Troy — Margaret Elizabeth Caughell, Carsen Wallace Clouser, Fiona Katharine Foster, Kurtis Stephen Johnson

Hicks named to Hofstra University dean’s list

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — Hannah Hicks of Tipp City excelled during the Fall 2016 semester at Hofstra University, achieving a GPA of at least 3.5 to earn a spot on the Dean’s List.

Furlong graduates from Akron

AKRON, Ohio — With much hard work and determination, Rachel Furlong of Tipp City graduated from The University of Akron. In all, the 1,372 candidates from 24 states and 28 countries earned 52 doctoral degrees; 29 juris doctor degrees; 310 master’s degrees; 858 bachelor’s degrees; and 197 associate degrees.

Rachel successfully completed the program requirements earning the Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing Management Program.

Capital announces president’s list

BEXLEY, Ohio — Capital University is pleased to announce its President’s List honorees for the Fall 2016 semester. Local students include:

Nicholas Bochenek of Tipp City

Spencer Delk of Laura

Kayla Niswonger of Troy