QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY: Blaine Dulkerian of White Hall, bachelor of arts in public relations; and Christina Heilman of Jarrettsville, bachelor of arts in public relations, graduated from Quinnipiac University during the 81st undergraduate commencement exercises May 20.

VINCIGUERRA: Damon A. Vinciguerra, of Forest Hill, son of Anthony and Linda Vinciguerra of Forest Hill, graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science in chemical engineering May 20 from Bucknell University. He is a graduate of Fallston High School.

VICK: Lindsay Vick, of Bel Air, received a Juris Doctor degree from the Roger Williams University School of Law during commencement ceremonies May 18. Vick served as program coordinator for the Association of Public Interest Law, developmental editor of the Law Review, co-founder of the National Lawyers Guild and general member of the Environmental Law Society. She served as a law intern to Justice Francis X. Flaherty at the Rhode Island Supreme Court. Also, she was a student attorney at the Roger Williams University Immigration Clinic in Providence, R.I. Vick will begin post-graduate work as a law clerk at the Rhode Island Trial Court Law Department in Providence in August. Vick earned her bachelor of arts in philosophy and Spanish from George Mason University in Fairfax, Va. She is the daughter of Barbara and Gordon Vick, of Bel Air. She is the spouse of Marcel Davelouis, of Fall River, Mass.

LYCOMING COLLEGE: The following local students graduated from Lycoming College on May 6: Benjamin Brody, of Forest Hill, with a bachelor of arts in business; Matthew Long, of Forest Hill, with a bachelor of arts in business; Emily Stinemire, of Fallston, with a bachelor of arts in communications; and Matthew Sledzik, of White Hall, with a bachelor of arts in psychology.


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NOTRE DAME OF MARYLAND UNIVERSITY: Notre Dame of Maryland University College of Graduate Studies and College of Adult Undergraduate Studies announced departmental awards for the 2011-2012 academic year on May 23. The following local students were among those honored: Rahilla Bachu, of Havre de Grace, received the Academic Achievement in Nursing Award; Gail Becker, of Bel Air, was inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi, the national Catholic honor society; Diane DiBerardo, of Abingdon, received the Academic Achievement in Leadership and Management Award; Bonnie Lyon, of Edgewood, received the Academic Achievement in Teaching Award and was inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi; Glenn Mathias, of Abingdon, was inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi; Rachel Novak, of Edgewood, received the Sister Oliver Hudon Human Services Award and was inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi; Dennett Rose, of Street, received the Pollard Prize; Joseph Sieling, of Abingdon, received the Academic Achievement in Education Award; Sheila Slayton, of Joppa, received the Education Leadership, Scholarship and Spirit Award; Joyce Stathakis, of Bel Air, was inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi; Susan Waldhauser, of Fallston, received the Liberal Arts Award for Outstanding Achievement. At Notre Dame of Maryland University's annual College of Adult Undergraduate Studies (CAUS) and College of Graduate Studies recognition ceremony on May 23, Rahilla Bachu, a resident of Havre de Grace, received the Academic Achievement in Nursing Award.

SALISBURY UNIVERSITY: Jessica Deane, daughter of Kenneth and Michele Deane of Bel Air, received the Thomas E. Bellavance Honors Program Award at the 2012 Spring Honors Convocation at Salisbury University. The awards are given each year to students who have been active participants in the Bellavance Honors Program and who have maintained the highest overall grade point averages of all Honors students.

Matthew Tarbert, son of Jackie and Steve Tarbert of Bel Air, received the Perdue Scholar Award at the 2012 Spring Honors Convocation at Salisbury University. The Franklin P. Perdue School of Business awards four-year scholarships based on outstanding scholastic achievement to entering freshmen. Recipients must maintain a 3.3 or better grade point average, complete at least 30 credits per year and pursue one of the majors in the Perdue School of Business. Tarbert is a senior majoring in marketing and information systems. He is a participant in intramural sports. Tarbert is a 2009 graduate of C. Milton Wright High School in Bel Air.

Alexandra Iannucci, daughter of Robert and Robin Iannucci of Joppatowne, received the Whall Honors Award for Writing Excellence at the 2012 Spring Honors Convocation at Salisbury University. The Bellavance Honors Program recognizes one or more distinguished first-year honors students who are in good standing in the honors program and excels in writing skills. Iannucci is a freshman majoring in elementary education. She is a member of the women's rugby team, CRU and the Phi Eta Sigma national freshman honor society and captain of the Quidditch team. Iannucci is a 2011 graduate of Redeemer Classical Christian High School in Kingsville.

Danika Nolan, daughter of David and Marti Nolan of Forest Hill, was recently inducted into the Pi Gamma Mu international honor society of the social sciences at Salisbury University. Pi Gamma Mu promotes excellence in, and recognizes outstanding contributions to, the social sciences. Nolan is a junior majoring in nursing. She is a member of the Outdoor Club, Student Nurses Association and Phi Eta Sigma national freshman honor society. She is a Henson Scholarship recipient and a dean's list student. Nolan graduated from Fallston High School in 2009.

Casey Condon, daughter of Michael and Lana Condon of Bel Air, received the Wood-Miller Scholarship at the 2012 Spring Honors Convocation at Salisbury University. The Wood-Miller Scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates academic achievement and a dedicated interest in teaching math and science. Condon is a senior majoring in earth science. She is a member of Gamma Theta Uplison, Kappa Delta Pi and Phi Eta Sigma. Condon is a 2008 graduate of Fallston High School in Fallston.

Casey Hartzell, daughter of Frank and Denise Hartzell of Abingdon, received the Avery W. Hall Scholarship at the 2012 Spring Honors Convocation at Salisbury University. This scholarship is presented to a nursing student who is thought to be highly motivated, hard working, enthusiastic and dedicated to the profession of nursing. Hartzell is a sophomore majoring in nursing and a member of the women's rugby team. Hartzell is a 2010 graduate of Harford Technical High School in Bel Air.

ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE: "Pirates of Penzance," a Gilbert and Sullivan comedic operetta, took the stage at Elizabethtown College's Leffler Chapel and Performance Center Sunday, May 6. Angelina Sypolt, a sophomore, of Port Deposit, and Joe Holback, a first-year student from Fallston, and Rachel Lane, a junior, of Forest Hill, performed in the concert.

MESSIAH COLLEGE: The following students were named to the dean's list for the 2012 spring semester at Messiah College: Kingsville resident Katharine Addington, a senior majoring in English; Forest Hill resident Kaitlin Christopher, a senior majoring in elementary education; Delta resident Sara Feveryear, a senior majoring in education certification (pre-K to fourth); Havre de Grace resident Emily Hall, a senior majoring in athletic training; Street resident Jacob Harkins, a senior majoring in international business; Bel Air resident Shannon Kelly, a junior majoring in nursing; Bel Air resident Rebekah Lawrence, a sophomore majoring in education dual certification (pre-K and special ed); Stewartstown resident Sarah Pedersen, a junior majoring in nursing; Jarrettsville resident Stephanie Schell, a senior majoring in molecular biology; Bel Air resident Alanna Sweetser, a senior majoring in accounting; Bel Air resident Kelly Thomas, a senior majoring in nursing; Stewartstown resident George Waltemire, a senior majoring in music performance.

Bel Air resident Shannon Fritz received a graduate degree. Fritz graduated magna cum laude with a master of arts in counseling.

JUNIATA COLLEGE: Juniata College has named 381 students to the dean's list for the 2012 spring semester. Among those honored are Genevieve Elyse Boutilier, of Bel Air, the daughter of Stephen and Lisa Boutilier and a 2011 graduate of Bel Air High School; and Nathan Philip Frieswyk, of Bel Air, son of David and Consquelle Frieswyk and a 2008 graduate of Bel Air High School. The dean's list recognizes grade point averages of at least 3.6 out of a possible 4.0.

CLEMSON UNIVERSITY: Local residents graduated from Clemson University at three commencement ceremonies May 11: Michael Gregory Odonnell of Bel Air, who graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science in marketing; David Henry Solberg of Bel Air, who graduated with a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering; and Helen Ashton Williams of Jarrettsville, who graduated with a bachelor of science in biosystems engineering.

WIDENER UNIVERSITY: Lauren Royer of Bel Air, who is pursuing a behavioral sciences degree, were recognized as members of Phi Kappa Phi, the national honors society.

LEBANON VALLEY COLLEGE: The following students were named to the spring 2012 dean's list at Lebanon Valley College: Kristen E. Rooney of Havre de Grace, an early childhood education and special education major and Havre de Grace High School graduate; Daniel J. Brooks of Abingdon, a business administration major and John Carroll School graduate; Kristin C. Tracy of Bel Air, an economics major and C. Milton Wright High School graduate; Andrew S. Ebey of Jarrettsville, a music education major and North Harford High School graduate; Victoria Childers of Aberdeen, a music education major and Aberdeen High School graduate; Gabriel L. Lincoln-De Cusatis of Havre de Grace, a political science major and Harford Technical High School graduate; and Kaylin M. Honchar of Churchville, a psychology major and John Carroll School graduate.

YORK COLLEGE OF PENNSYLVANIA: The following local students have been named to the Dean's List for the spring 2012 semester at York College of Pennsylvania: Ellen Kefauver of Darlington, a senior accounting major; Andrew White of Jarrettsville, a senior accounting major; Jessica Ferrigno of Edgewood, a senior behavioral science major; Megan Murdock of Fallston, a senior behavioral science major; Ronald Mitchell of Edgewood, a freshman biology major; Nicholas Reichart of Bel Air, a junior biology major; Matthew Smith of Bel Air, a junior biology major; Casandra Struve of Bel Air, a freshman business administration major; Symone Jennings of Edgewood, a senior business administration major; Scott Dobart of Bel Air, a junior computer science major; Tyler Scott of Bel Air, a junior criminal justice major; Emily McGraw of Fallston, a junior early childhood education major; Holly Miller of Whiteford, a junior early childhood education major; Kacie Grannas of Jarrettsville, a senior early childhood/special education major; Shelby Lund of Bel Air, a senior early childhood/special education major; Daniel Chamberlin of Forest Hill, a junior electrical engineering major; Paige Comegys of Bel Air, a senior elementary education major; Brandon Andrews of Fallston, a senior finance major; Katharine Jones of Bel Air, a senior graphic design major; Morgan Struve of Forest Hill, a senior graphic design major; Vallen Hardison of Bel Air, a sophomore international relations major; Justin Lorber of Bel Air, a sophomore marketing major; Jonathan Gottschalk of Forest Hill, a senior marketing major; Ryan Shetterly of Aberdeen, a junior mechanical engineering major; Timothy Kuzma of Bel Air, a senior mechanical engineering major; Alaina Szocik of Jarrettsville, a junior nursing major; Staci Kuehn of Bel Air, a senior nursing major; Colleen Russo of Churchville, a senior psychology major; Amy Davies of Forest Hill, a senior recreation major; and Brenda Wunner of Jarrettsville, a sophomore secondary education-biology major. To be eligible for this honor, a student must be registered for at least 12 academic credit hours and earn a semester GPA of 3.50 or higher.

The following local students graduated from York College of Pennsylvania on May 19: Rachel Darda of Churchville, graduated Summa cum laude with a bachelor of arts in history; Meaghan Doak of Pylesville graduated with a bachelor of arts in graphic design; Katharine Jones of Bel Air graduated with a bachelor of arts in graphic design; Kayla Rose of Edgewood graduated with a bachelor of arts in English Literary studies and philosophy; Brandon Andrews of Fallston graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science in finance; Paige Comegys of Bel Air graduated with a bachelor of science in elementary education; Marcus Coppola of Bel Air graduated with a bachelor of science in business administration; Jessica Ferrigno of Edgewood graduated with a bachelor of science in behavioral science; Symone Jennings of Edgewood graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science in business administration; Erika Jordan of Havre de Grace graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science in engineering management; Molly Kerrigan of Bel Air graduated with a bachelor of science in behavioral science; Megan Markland of Abingdon graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science in biology; Erik Murphy of Havre de Grace graduated with a bachelor of science in business administration; Rachel Plotycia of Bel Air graduated with a bachelor of science in recreation and leisure administration; Olivia Schleicher of Bel Air graduated with a bachelor of science in marketing; Jennifer Wieworka of Forest Hill graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science in nursing.