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Carroll County resident Christopher Deboda, of Woodbine, made the president's list for the fall 2016 semester at Cecil College in North East. To qualify, students must earn a grade point average of 3.75 or better for the semester.

McDaniel College senior Courtney Bohn, of Mount Airy, presented student-faculty research findings at the annual Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology conference Jan. 4-8, in New Orleans. Bohn was among three McDaniel students who attended the conference. The McDaniel students presented research on the connective tissue in the jaws of several fish species to experts and peers in attendance at the conference. Bohn specifically looked at the large mouthed bass. Bohn has her career sights set on pharmacy.

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Makenzie Quinn, of Taneytown, has been named to Alvernia University's dean's list for the fall 2016 semester. Quinn studied healthcare science at Alvernia, in Reading, Pa., and is a graduate of Francis Scott Key High School. To be eligible for dean's list, students must carry a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and take a minimum of 12 credits.

Cosette Schneider, Luther College first-year, of Sykesville, has been named to the 2016 fall semester dean's list. To be named to the dean's list at Luther, in Decorah, Iowa, students must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and must complete at least 12 credit hours with 10 hours of conventional grades (A, B, C, D).

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Manchester native Robert Twigg has been honored with the fall 2016 dean's list at Newberry College, Newberry, S.C. Dean's list students had to achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale during the semester.

The following area students were among the 129 Stevenson University student-athletes named to the Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) 2016 fall academic honor roll: Kelly Winklbauer, of Mount Airy; Tanner Ridgely, of Union Bridge; Austin Raines, of Westminster; Austin Cooper, of Hampstead; Nicholas Ellis, of New Windsor; Morgan Cary, of Mount Airy; Sara Bollinger, of Westminster; and Victoria Prokic, of Sykesville. In order to be named to the honor roll, a student must compete in a varsity level sport while maintaining a GPA of at least 3.20 on a 4.0 scale.

Bethany Liberto, of Westminster, is one of several Stevenson University students who spent part of their winter break traveling to Hawaii as part of an environmental science class. The students spent their time in Hawaii visiting many islands, where they learned about the diverse culture, animal populations, and plant varieties. The group studied species' natural behavior and how it is impacted by the human population, while collecting data to aid natural conservation and restoration.

Courtney Hottle, of Eldersburg; and Christiana Jorgensen, of Sykesville, were part of a group of Stevenson University students who traveled to New Orleans during their winter break in order to help rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina.

The following Stevenson University undergraduate students received their degrees at the 2016 winter ceremony: Kayla Baker, of Westminster; Tyler Bangerd, of Westminster; Mark Calloway, of Mount Airy; Ciara Faupel, of Sykesville; Chelsea Grothe, of Westminster; Shane Howard, of Eldersburg; Jesse Hurley, of Westminster; Jennavieve Kolb, of Westminster; Tatiyana Manns, of Hampstead; Dominic Mawry, of Westminster; Wesley Rankin, of Eldersburg; Beth Reed, of Mount Airy; Kaitlyn Rollyson, of Mount Airy; Vivian Tran, of Sykesville; Spencer Voland, of Westminster; Christopher Witman, of Finksburg; Jason Yingling, of Westminster; and Christopher Zaykoski, of Hampstead.

Samuel Keenan, of Sykesville, was named to the dean's list at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Conn., for the fall 2016 semester.

James L. Whittenburg, of Eldersburg, received a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, physician assistant, from DeSales University, Center Valley, Pa.



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