Sixty-five Manchester Community College students were inducted April 12 into the Phi Theta Kappa honor society, chapter Alpha Pi Rho at MCC. To qualify for membership, a student must have a grade point average of at least 3.5 and exemplify the hallmarks of scholarship, leadership, service and fellowship. New local PTK members include: Katlynn Read of Danville, Kelly Main of Epping, and Casey DeYoung and Astrild Maltby of Raymond.
Minnesota State University had more than 1,500 students graduate during spring/summer commencement exercises held May 5, 2012 in Bresnan Arena at the Taylor Center on the Minnesota State Mankato campus. Jeffrey Frigon of Exeter was awarded a Masters of Science degree in Experiential Education.
The following local students have made the third-quarter honor roll at Austin Preparatory School in Reading, MA: Grade 6: Distinction: Maura Smith of Atkinson; Grade 8: Honors: Riley Smith of Atkinson.
Luke Dawley of Exeter, was among about 1,400 undergraduate and graduate students who received degrees from the University of Northern Colorado during spring 2012 graduation ceremonies May 4-5. Luke was awarded a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology.
Plymouth State University announces the President's and Dean's List for the Fall semester of the 2011-2012 academic year. Local students named to the President's List include: Amanda R. Butler, Newton; Amy Elizabeth Green, Atkinson; Benjamin Nicholas Giorgi, Newton; Cohen Michael Marrs, East Kingston; Erin M. Tatarczuk, Exeter; Jonathan Herbert Rieder, Exeter; Kristen Leah Janowicz, Plaistow; Krystal Anna Morin, Atkinson; Lauren Madeline Davies, Plaistow; Michael David Ditommaso, Raymond; Nicholas Andrew Lewis, E. Hampstead; Olivia Hope MacDonald, Hampstead; Olivia Malley Casey, Sandown; Robert Joseph Giancola, E. Hampstead; Robert William Bardell, Exeter; Shannon Kearney, Newton; Shannon P. Snively, Fremont; Stephanie Ann Aubert, E. Hampstead. Local students named to the Dean's List include: Arielle Brittany Tiner, Hampstead; Benjamin Arthur Smith, Danville; Bre-Ann Alyssa Perkins, Epping; Courtney A. Pearson, Brentwood; Courtney Ann Lins, Fremont; David T. Swillum, Danville; Jaclyn L. Patterson, Newton Junction; Jesse Smith, Newton; Madison Taylor Ober, Atkinson; Matthew Orr Prince, Stratham; Michael Robert Short, Danville; Paula Jean MacDougall, Atkinson; Samantha Jo Saltalamacchia, Sandown.