College briefs

OSU announces grads, dean’s list

COLUMBUS — The Ohio State University has issued the list of students who earned degrees at commencement exercises on May 7, 2017. The university awarded a record 11,734 degrees at the ceremony, including 279 doctoral, 782 professional, 1,849 masters, 8,196 bachelors, 625 associates and three certificates.

In addition, the university has issued its honor roll for spring 2017, listing the names of students who have achieved high academic averages for their work.


Laura: Austin John Brown.

Tipp City: Karen Allen, Richard John Andrews, James Joseph Coughlin, Sara Marie Dungan, John Paul Grusenmeyer, Grant Everett Hodge, Jeremy Milo Koenig, Jonathan Lin, Kyle Douglas Nelson, Tyler Scott Prentice, Robert Bonds Southers, Jonica Springer, Kelly Ann Stillwagon, Nicole A. Tebbe, Joanne Casale Viskup, Lauren Ann Williams, Megan Elizabeth Wray, Hui Yang.

West Milton: McKenzie Jordon Cooper, Logan Dale Lightcap, Heather Grace Sergent, Joshua Thomas Stefanko, Anna Elizabeth Vagedes, Marshall Lee Winterbotham.

Dean’s list

Pleasant Hill: Taylor Lynn Edington, Ryan Andrew Hines.

Tipp City: Richard John Andrews, Jacob Garrett Belcher, Samantha Maria Bonifas, Brad Anthony Bruns, Allison Jean Chitwood, James Joseph Coughlin, Sara Marie Dungan, Madeline Marie Ellerbrock, Melissa Leigh Garvic, Lauren Taylor Goodall, John Paul Grusenmeyer, Grant Everett Hodge, Harold Kahler, Joseph Liffick, Kyle Douglas Nelson, Tyler Scott Prentice, Lyndsey Marie Rindler, Jacob Thomas Stillwagon, Collin Ridge Tateman, Kayla Marie Vath, Jessica Suzann Walland, Matthew Scott Wyant, Hui Yang.

Union: Samuel Todd Brady.

West Milton: Brianna Lynne Bull, Anna Elizabeth Vagedes, Marshall Lee Winterbotham, Kaylynn Amber Young.

Edison names dean’s list

PIQUA — Edison State Community College recognized 507 students for academic excellence on the 2017 spring dean’s list. To be eligible for the dean’s list, a student must have at least a 3.5 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester.

Laura: Karen Sowers

Ludlow Falls: Miraya Hinten, Lilian Mt Castle

Pleasant Hill: Lorrie Beacom, Keisha Garber, Catherine Kauffman, Emily Kauffman

Tipp City: Mindy Bach, Chris Bean, Raegan McElhose, Richard Robbins, Kathryn Schinaman, Nicholas Seale, Natalie Seeman, Dylan Wackler, Heather Wells, Colleen Woolley

West Milton: Alayna Bennett, Isaac Brown, Ashley Cross, Sierra Gostomsky, Taylor Kolker, Vladislav Markelov, Demetria Walker, Chandler Woodcock

Students make Kent State dean’s list

KENT — A total of 9250 Kent State University full-time students were named to the dean’s list for superior academic achievement during the 2016 Spring semester.

To be named to the dean’s list, full-time students must have achieved a grade point average of 3.40 or greater and must have completed 12 or more letter-graded credit hours. Local students include:

Taylor Steck, Ludlow Falls

Chandler M. Miller, Pleasant Hill

Jason M. Miller, Tipp City

Kyra F. Rogers, West Milton.