Head of the class: Area students receive academic awards, degrees

Erin O'Hara-Ingram, of Parkton, was named to the spring 2012 dean's list at Central Penn College, Sumerdale, Pa.

The following students graduated from Salisbury University, in Salisbury.

Meghan Dekozlowski, of Phoenix, Bachelor of Arts, environmental science; and Katherine Parker, of Phoenix, Bachelor of Science, accounting; Jennifer Connelly, of Hydes, Bachelor of Science, nursing; and Devyn Milanese, of Hydes, masters in social work; Jamie Devers, of Freeland, Bachelor of Science, in nursing; Jackson Sides, of Parkton, Bachelor of Arts, environmental studies, cum laude; Jenifer Manning, of Sparks, Bachelor of Arts, theater; and Desmond McNelis, of Sparks, Bachelor of Science, in biology and psychology.

Laura Kroart, of Monkton, graduated with a bachelor's degree in American studies cum laude and community health cum laude from Tufts University, Medford, Mass.

Raymond Jackson, of Monkton, attending Hampden-Sydney College, in Va., studied in Alcalá de Henares, Spain in spring 2012.

Sarah Hudson, of Sparks, graduated with a master's degree in professional accounting from Clemson University, Clemson, S.C. on Aug. 10.

Jaclyn Scott, of Jarrettsville, recently graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Ga. Scott earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in industrial design.

Michael Greco, of Glen Arm, was recently awarded a Bachelor of Science in bioengineering from the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science at Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY.

Chelsea Gottschalk, of Phoenix, was named to the 2012 dean's list at Colgate University, Hamilton, NY.

Twenty-three Baltimore County Public Schools students from seven high schools have been named semifinalists in the 58th annual National Merit Scholarship Program coordinated by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Students from Hereford High School include Maggie Cason, Jesse Clarke, Christine Dreyer and Connor O'Rourke.

Jamie Hoban, of Jarrettsville, has been granted the Presidential Scholarship at Alvernia University, Reading, Pa. Hoban is studying occupational therapy.

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