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Valdosta State University Announces Fall 2018 Dean's List

Students salute

VALDOSTA, GA (01/08/2019)-- Valdosta State University is proud to announce its Fall 2018 Dean's List. Students who achieve a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher on nine or more semester hours with an institutional grade point average of 3.00 or higher are recognized by being placed on the Dean's List. Developmental studies, transients, and graduate students are not eligible for Dean's List status.

Kelly McHugh of Oaklyn

Nicholas Ryan of West Deptford

Valdosta State University is proud to announce that more than 1,700 students earned a spot on the Fall 2018 Dean's List.

About Valdosta State University:

Established in 1906, Valdosta State University is a premier comprehensive university that offers both the extensive academic, cultural, and social opportunities of a major university and the small classes and close, personal attention of smaller institutions. It boasts more than 100 degree, certificate, and endorsement programs on campus and online for undergraduate and graduate students. It also has a full menu of extracurricular activities, from national championship athletic and academic teams to honors organizations, sororities and fraternities, intramural sports, educational and service clubs, a symphony orchestra, art and theatre, research opportunities, and more. Even as underclassmen, students file patents on inventions and make life-changing scientific discoveries, present at national and international conferences, publish research in collaboration with their professors, work in campus-based clinics that benefit the community, live and learn at partner institutions around the globe through study abroad, and more. The possibilities are endless.


Roger Williams University Announces Fall 2018 Dean's List

BRISTOL, RI (01/09/2019)-- Select students have been named to the Fall 2018 Dean's List at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. Full-time students who complete 12 or more credits per semester and earn a GPA of 3.4 or higher are placed on the Dean's List that semester.

Matthew Henning of Cinnaminson NJ

Benjamin Manning of Swedesboro NJ

Hailey Reed of Mount Ephraim NJ

About RWU: With campuses on the coast of Bristol and in the heart of Providence, R.I., Roger Williams University is a forward-thinking private university committed to strengthening society through engaged teaching and learning. At RWU, small classes, direct access to faculty and guaranteed opportunity for real-world projects ensure that its nearly 4,000 undergraduates - along with hundreds of law students, graduate students and adult learners - graduate with the ability to think critically along with the practical skills that today's employers demand. Roger Williams is leading the way in American higher education, confronting the most pressing issues facing students and families - increasing costs, rising debt and job readiness.

Local residents graduate from Clemson University

CLEMSON, SC (01/09/2019)-- Local residents were among students who graduated in December from Clemson University.

They are:

Clarke Montgomery Laba of Bordentown, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Management .

Jenelle Renee Gobel of Egg Harbor Township, who graduated with a Master of Science in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management .

More than 1,600 students received degrees at the fall semester ceremony at Littlejohn Coliseum.

Sarah Alley of Egg Harbor Township Earns Part Time Honors at SUNY Canton

CANTON, NY (01/10/2019)-- SUNY Canton recognizes Sarah Alley of Egg Harbor Township, NJ (08234) for earning Part Time Honors during the Fall 2018 semester. Alley is a SUNY Canton Emergency Management major.

The college created this award to recognize students who earned at least a 3.25 GPA in 6 to 11 credits of course work. It stands alongside the college's Dean's List and President's List as one of the top awards given for academic success at the college.

A complete listing of all of the college's honor students is available on

About SUNY Canton

SUNY Canton is Northern New York's premier college for career-driven bachelor's degrees, associate degrees and professional certificate programs. The college delivers quality hands-on programs in digital design, engineering technology, health, management and public service. The college's faculty members are noted for their professional real-world experience in addition to outstanding academic credentials. As SUNY's leader in online education, SUNY Canton OnLine offers hundreds of flexible and convenient courses as well as 15 online degree programs. The college's 15 athletic teams compete at the NCAA Division III level as part of the North Atlantic Conference. For more information, visit

Isabelle Cutts of Tabernacle named to Harding University dean's list

SEARCY, AR (01/10/2019)-- Isabelle Cutts, a freshman undeclared major from Tabernacle, is among more than 1,200 Harding University students included on the dean's list for grades achieved during the fall 2018 semester.

The dean's list is published each semester by Dr. Marty Spears, University provost, honoring those who have achieved high scholarship. To be eligible, a student must be carrying 12 or more hours with a 3.65 or higher grade-point average and no in-completes.

Harding University is a private Christian, liberal arts university located in Searcy, Arkansas. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, it is the largest private university in the state. Harding's student body represents all 50 states and 50 nations and territories. The University offers more than 100 undergraduate majors; graduate and professional degrees at the master's, specialist and doctoral levels; as well as numerous study abroad opportunities including locations in Australasia, Chile, England, France, Greece, Italy and Zambia. Harding is ranked No. 3 nationally in student engagement by the Wall Street Journal for 2019. For more information, visit