Trent Lennon of Kingston has been named to the Dean’s List for the first semester at Wentworth Institute of Technology.
Alison Joy of Stratham, a television, radio and film major in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and Italian language, literature and culture major in the College of Arts and Sciences at Syracuse University has been selected as one of thirty-five students to be a Remembrance Scholar. The scholarships were founded as a tribute to—and means of remembering—the thirty-five students who were killed in the Dec. 21, 1988, bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland. The students, who were returning from a semester of study in London and Florence, were among 270 people who perished in the bombing. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the tragedy.
Eighth grader Emily Finnegan of Raymond has joined with friends at Nashua Catholic in a school-wide service effort to acknowledge the sacrifices of active servicemen and veterans, thanking them for their commitment to our country. Three student groups have been working together on this effort, the Nashua Catholic National Junior Honor Society is thanking those in the New Hampshire Veterans’ Home in Tilton through a letter campaign and the Student Council is writing to current military and veterans associated with Nashua Catholic families. Letters and personal care packages are being sent to Nashua Catholic parents and relatives deployed by the Hearts to Hands Service Club.
Rachel Jamie Crinklaw of Sandown has been awarded a scholarship for the 2013-2014 academic year to attend the University of Tennessee at Martin, according to Judy Rayburn, director of admissions. Rachel will be a freshman. She received the Dean’s Scholarship and the Women’s Equestrian Team Award.