Caroline Vonasek, of Monkton, was named to the spring 2012 dean's list The University of Rhode Island, Kingston, R.I.

Jessica Kuhn, of Baldwin graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in media arts and design, from James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va. in May.

Kelly Jent, of Parkton, recently participated in Salisbury University's 11th annual Student Research Conference. Jent and Allison Adle visually presented "From Presentation to Publication: A History of Disseminating Psychology Teaching Innovations and Interventions."

Kathleen Hallgren, of Monkton, graduated with a bachelor's degree in sociology from Colorado College, Colorado Springs, Colo.


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Jacob Barben, of Jarrettsville, and Hannah Rupert, of Freeland, graduated from Delaware Valley College, Doylestown, Pa. in May.

The following students from Notre Dame of Maryland University received senior class awards for the 2011-2012 academic year.

Kelcymarie Bye, of Parkton, received the biology department academic excellence award, was inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi, and graduated as a Morrissy Honors Scholar. Dorothy Engle, of Sparks, received the English department's Barbara and Joseph Carey Award, the Margaret Smith Wasilifsky Award for excellence in prose writing and was inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi and Theta Alpha Kappa, the honor society for theology and religious studies. She successfully completed her teaching apprenticeship and graduated as a Morrissy Honors Scholar.

Megan Uebersax, of Sparks, has been named to Berry College's spring 2012 dean's list at Berry College, Rome, Ga.

The following students received degrees from Elizabethtown College, Elizabethtown, Pa. in May.

Kristen Chaney, of Baldwin, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in health and occupation; Charles Larsen, of Phoenix, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in international business – finance; Sean Sheehan, of Phoenix, graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in engineering.

Keith Lipinski, of Jarrettsville, has been named to the spring 2012 dean's list at Western New England, Springfield, Mass.

Ashley Sproles, of Freeland, was named to the 2012 spring dean's list at Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Fla.

Alexandra Billhardt, of Monkton and Mary Powell, of Phoenix, have been named to the spring 2012 president's list at Clemson University, Clemson, S.C.

David Hopp, of Jarrettsville, was named to the spring 2012 dean's list at The University of Scranton, Scranton, Pa.

The following students graduated from James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va., on May 5.

Lauren King, of Phoenix, graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting; Anna Paradiso, of Parkton, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in communication sciences and disorders; Drew Mahoney, of Parkton, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in communication studies; Katelyn McGlynn, of Monkton, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in communication studies; Peter Bonsall, of Glen Arm, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in geographic science; Ashley Schmidt, of Jarrettsville, graduated with a Master of Arts in history; James Brockmeyer, of Jarrettsville, graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in management and Emily Brooks, of Glen Arm, graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in studio art.

Blaine Dulkerian, of White Hall, was named to the spring 2012 dean's list atQuinnipiac University, Hamden, Conn.

Shelby Creamer, of Baldwin; Caroline Garliss, of Monkton, and Anne Weber, of Glen Arm, have been named to the spring 2012 dean's list at Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pa.

Keith C. Lipinski, of Jarrettsville, received a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Western New England University, Springfield, Mass.

Connelly Doan, of Baldwin, Lauren Javins and Kirsten Smith, of Phoenix, and Christina Moore, of Sparks have been named to the spring 2012 dean's list at Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pa.