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Ohio Wesleyan University Announces Fall Semester Dean’s List

Ohio Wesleyan University is pleased to announce its 2017 fall semester Dean’s List. To qualify for OWU Dean’s List recognition, students must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale in all applicable classes.

Local residents earning this outstanding academic achievement include:

  • Kelsey Bowling of Sunbury (43074)

  • Justine Clark of Westerville (43082)

  • Connor Glasgow of Westerville (43081)

  • Madeline Henson of Westerville (43082)

  • Nicholas Horton of Westerville (43082)

  • Paige Hunter of Westerville (43081)

  • Logan Kovach of Westerville (43082)

  • Emma Neeper of Sunbury (43074)

  • Kelly Newell of Sunbury (43074)

  • Harrison Nickels of Westerville (43082)

  • Nik Schiff of Sunbury (43074)

  • Sophia Winegard of Westerville (43081)

Founded in 1842, Ohio Wesleyan University is one of the nation’s premier liberal arts universities. Located in Delaware, Ohio, the private university offers more than 90 undergraduate majors and competes in 23 NCAA Division III varsity sports. Through Ohio Wesleyan’s signature OWU Connection program, students integrate knowledge across disciplines, build a diverse and global perspective, and apply their knowledge in real-world settings. Ohio Wesleyan is featured in the book “Colleges That Change Lives” and included in the U.S. News & World Report and Princeton Review “best colleges” lists. Learn more at www.owu.edu.

Brian Zimdars named to Dean’s List at UW-Whitewater

WHITEWATER, WI — Brian Zimdars from Galena has made the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Dean’s List for the 2017 fall semester.

These students have demonstrated their academic abilities by receiving a grade point average of 3.4 or above in a single semester.

“We are very proud of all the students who have made the Dean’s List,” said Susan Elrod, provost and executive vice chancellor for academic affairs. “Their efforts represent months of hard work and dedication to academic excellence, and this recognition is well deserved.”

The Registrar’s Office reports 3,652 students were selected for the Dean’s List for the fall semester. About 12,400 students are currently enrolled at UW-Whitewater.

Michael Lee of Westerville awarded degree at YSU’s Fall Commencement

YOUNGSTOWN — Michael Lee of Westerville, Ohio (43082), was one of more than 600 graduates awarded undergraduate and advanced degrees and certificates at Youngstown State University’s Fall Commencement recently on the YSU campus.

Lee earned a Bachelor of Science in Applied Science, Criminal Justice.

Youngstown State University is a comprehensive urban research university that offers nearly 13,000 students more than 135 undergraduate and graduate programs backed by a strong tradition of teaching, scholarship and public service. As a major educational and economic development resource in the region, YSU is known for its focus on academic research and creative programs that transform its students into successful professionals, scholars and leaders. Located in the heart of the Tech Belt between Cleveland and Pittsburgh, YSU provides opportunities for students to actively participate with accomplished faculty, often in one-on-one settings, on advanced research and creative collaborations. The beautiful 145-acre campus includes high-tech classrooms, state-of-the-art labs and performance facilities, a variety of on-campus housing options and recreational facilities among the best in the nation. For more information, visit www.ysu.edu.

Students names to Dean’s List at Grove City College

GROVE CITY, PA (01/16/2018)— The following students were named tothe Dean’s List for the Fall 2017 semester at Grove City College

  • Wei-En Lu of Wei-En is a 2015 graduate of Homeschool and is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Chao-Wen Lu (Ching-Shiang) from Westerville (43081)
  • Ben Dumm of Ben is a 2014 graduate of Saint Francis De Sales High School and is the son of Dr. Timothy Dumm from Westerville (43082)

Grove City College (www.gcc.edu) is a highly ranked, nationally recognized private liberal arts and sciences college that equips students to pursue their unique callings through an academically excellent and Christ-centered learning and living experience distinguished by a commitment to affordability and promotion of the Christian worldview, the foundations of a free society and the love of neighbor. Established in 1876, the College is a pioneer in independent private education and accepts no federal funds. It offers students degrees in 60 majors on a picturesque 180-acre campus north of Pittsburgh, Pa. Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Grove City College is routinely ranked as one of the country’s top colleges by U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review and others based on academic quality and superior outcomes.

Local college students named to Baldwin Wallace University Dean’s List

BEREA, OH (01/17/2018)— The following local students have been named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2017 semester at Baldwin Wallace University, according to Stephen D. Stahl, Provost. Students who receive at least a 3.6 GPA for seven or more graded hours in a single semester are named to the Dean’s List.

  • Crystal Delpin of Westerville (43081), a graduate of Thomas Worthington High School majoring in music therapy.
  • Abigail Louisin of Westerville (43081), a graduate of Thomas Worthington majoring in religion.
  • Jacqueline Saker of Westerville (43081), a graduate of New Albany High School majoring in psychology and industrial and organizational psychology.
  • Jessica Villacres of Westerville (43082), a graduate of Westerville South High School majoring in communication sciences and disorders and Spanish.

Baldwin Wallace University, founded in 1845, was one of the first colleges to admit students without regard to race or gender. An independent, coeducational university of 4,000 students, BW offers coursework in the liberal arts tradition in more than 80 academic areas. Located in Berea, 12 miles from downtown Cleveland, BW offers students the cultural, educational and business advantages of a major metropolitan area.

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