College briefs


UF students share senior capstone

FINDLAY, Ohio — University of Findlay students recently shared research projects and findings during a Senior Capstone Poster Presentation for the spring 2017 semester.

This course is designed and required as a capstone experience for all criminal justice, law and the liberal arts, and political science majors. The students narrow their focus to a significant area of research in their discipline relating to interests developed during previous coursework, internships, etc. After determination of this area of interest, students are then tasked with the completion of a project relating to this narrowed topic.

Cody Hogston of Piqua presented “College Students’ Opinions on Juvenile Offenders’ Incarceration.”

Marina Snipes of Laura presented “A Survey of Findlay Students’ Attitudes Towards the Police.”

Dornbusch achieves dean’s list

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University has announced its dean’s list for the spring semester of the 2016-2017 academic year. Bailey Dornbusch of Troy, Ohio is among the students who are being recognized for their outstanding academic achievement. Dornbusch, a member of the Anderson University Women’s Soccer Team, is a freshman at Anderson University, majoring in Nursing. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0.

MVNU announces dean’s list

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Victoria Teague has been named to the dean’s list for the 2017 spring semester at Mount Vernon Nazarene University. The dean’s list includes all students who carried a minimum of 12 credit hours and have maintained a grade point average of 3.5 or above for the semester.

Teague is a freshman majoring in Biology (Pre-Dentistry). She is a 2016 graduate of Piqua High School, and the daughter of Tara Franklin of Piqua, OH.

Brauer graduates from Heidelberg

TIFFIN, Ohio — David Brauer of Pleasant Hill, Ohio, is a member of the graduating Class of 2017 at Heidelberg University. Brauer graduated Cum Laude on May 14, receiving the Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication & Theatre Arts. President Robert H. Huntington presented diplomas to 214 undergrads and an additional 47 graduate students, who received degrees in counseling, education, business administration and music education.