DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

June 20, 2012

Academic Achievers More on Page 22


Ainsley Wolfe of Derry has earned dean's list status for the 2012 spring semester at Lasell College. A member of the Class of 2012, Wolfe majored in hospitality and event management.

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Matthew Leonard has been named to the dean's list at Bryant University for the spring 2012 academic term. Leonard is enrolled in Bryant's Honors International Business program with a major in finance and will begin the fall 2012 semester studying abroad in Spain. He is the son of Thomas and Michele Leonard of Londonderry.

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At the recent Scholars Celebration at Stonehill College, Londonderry native, Jayson VanBeusichem, received the Robert E. Reardon Political Science Award, given to the student with the highest GPA in the political science program.

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Jeffrey Peters of Derry, a junior majoring in physics at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, completed an intensive, applied research project in Puerto Rico for D-Term. The project was titled "Development of a Transfer of Development Rights Program for Puerto Rico."

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Alec Bernard, a biochemistry major from Derry, was inducted into Saint Anselm College's TAU Chapter of the Delta Epsilon Sigma honor society.

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Amelia Grabowski of Londonderry was awarded the Certificate in Data Mining from Bryant and SAS jointly.

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Kara Beaulieu of Derry received her Saint Anselm College nurse's pin at the 2012 pinning ceremony in the Abbey Church on April 28.

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Sam Falconer, son of Patty and Steve Falconer of Derry, has enrolled at Rochester Institute of Technology.

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The following Derry residents have graduated from Keene State College: Molly Alger, Mary Beth Bjork, Jeremy Bouchard, Charles Cobban, Sarah Davies-Mitchell, Quinn Doucette, Jeremy Goulet, Janine Lescrinier, Braelan O'Toole, Zachary Paone, Colby Pooler, Timothy Stone, Jennifer Gordon, Meghan Kane, Peter Najem, Kiley White, Benjamin Scadding.

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The following Londonderry residents have graduated from Keene State College: Ellyse Davis, Craig Enos, Nicholas Finn, Megan Fleagle, Aleah Hart, Elizabeth McNamara, Erin Mullaney, Chelsea Rennie, Adam Veino, Gina Greco, Sean Hutchins, Terrence Kendrick, Jillian Knights, Kristin Mehalick, Michael Singh, Kaitlin Walley.

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James Curro of Londonderry was presented with the Dr. O. Kenneth Bates Prize for Mathematics, and the Douglas M. Brown Alumni Association Senior Award at Moving-Up Day ceremonies held April 28, at St. Lawrence University in Canton, N.Y. Curro was also elected to the university's chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa, the national leadership honor society. He is a graduate of Londonderry High School.

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Margaret Harrington of Londonderry has been elected to St. Lawrence University chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa, the national leadership honor society. A member of the Class of 2014, Harrington majors in conservation biology and is a graduate of Londonderry High School.

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Andrew Desrosiers of Londonderry graduated from Clarkson University with a bachelor of science in aeronautical engineering, mechanical engineering.

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Roy Berger of Londonderry graduated from Clarkson University with a bachelor of science in computer engineering, computer science minor, mathematics minor with great distinction.

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The following Chester students graduated from the University of New Hampshire during the commencement ceremony held May 19: Allison Hignett, Brian Burke, Bronwyn Field, Caitlin Wamsley, Christopher Chirgwin, Emily Bradley, Eric Saindon, Jonathan Hutchings, Kathleen Curtin, Molly Lucia, Paul Rioux, Regan Sevinsky, Samantha Hutchings.

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The following Derry students graduated from the University of New Hampshire during the commencement ceremony held May 19: Adrienne Allicon, Alexander MacPherson, Alicia Papandrea, Alyssa Marinelli, Amy Gendreau, Ben Brewer, Brendan Bickford, Brian Bevington, Brittany Paris, Bryan Haak, Chelsea-Rose Mullin, Christopher Dick, Colin Hayward, Corrine Long, Danielle Nowick, David King, Dillon Welch, Douglas DeLara, Eric Donovan, Jeffrey Hebert, Jessica Skalinski, Jessica Skalinski, Jessica Collyer, Joseph Grande, Joseph Calcavecchia, Justin Fairbanks, Kaitlyn St. Amand, Katelynn Lessard, Kathleen Barnfield, Kerri McAvoy, Kerry Reagan, Kimberly Lynch, Lauren Grout, Leanne Schindler, Lindsay DeVito, Lindsey Venglass, Megan Graham, Megan Metts, Meredith Tridenti, Michael Joslin, Michaela Powers, Michelle Connor, Michelle Caldarone, Paige Dorval, Pamela Woodland, Patrick Perkins, Rebekah Hawley, Richard Raymond, Robert Montgomery, Ryan Goulding, Ryan Chiavetta, Samantha Hickey, Santina Iturralde, Shannon Morganson, Stacia Hogle, Stephen Eurieck, Tara Driscoll, Trevor Bland, Vojtech Kubec, William Moher, Zachary Valente, Zachary Snook, Melissa Gregg, Michael Crupi, Eileen Chabot.

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The following Londonderry students graduated from the University of New Hampshire during the commencement ceremony held May 19: Ainsley Pauley, Andrew Grant, Andrew Gaudet, Anthony DalPra, Ashley Correia, Brian Battaglia, Brittany Bellew, Caitlin Greene, Christopher Bowen, Corbin Kennedy, Daniel Morgan, Dennis Ryan, Elizabeth Lee, Ellen Stuart, Eric Beiswenger, Erin Moloney, Evan Walsh, Glenn Law, Gregory Moody, Jamie Seifried, Jeffrey Brulet, Jennifer Borjeson, Jillian LeBlanc, Joelle Mangelinckx, Jonathan Dunham, Jordan Cairns, Joshua Gehling, Kathleen Bourque, Kelsey Wood, Kimberly Barthelmes, Kimberly Beidleman, Krista Selinka, Laura Chicarello, Lauren Marini, Lisa Dudgeon, Marc Robitaille, Matthew Bouchard, Megan Stearns, Nicole Charest, Peter Gagnon, Prasad Manam, Rebecca Blouin, Sarah Purington, Sean Morin, Steven Frick, Sydney Holewa, Timothy Taylor.

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Brenna Hauptman of Londonderry was honored at Merrimack College as a Presidential Scholar.

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Joanna French of Derry and Kyrstin Corliss of Londonderry, were named to the spring 2012 dean's list at Champlain College.

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Katherine Van Nostrand of Derry received a master's degree from Quinnipiac University during a commencement ceremony held May 13 at the TD Bank Sports Center.

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Stephanie Cappiello of Londonderry graduated from Fisher College on May 12.

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Kyrstin Corliss of Londonderry has graduated from Champlain College.

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The following local residents have graduated from Bryant University: Jesse Armstrong of Londonderry, Ellen Boise of Derry, Ryan Busby of Derry, Lisa Detweiler of Londonderry, Amelia Grabowski of Londonderry, Catherine Sanborn of Londonderry.

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Mary Donlon of Derry participated in the National Student Steel Bridge Competition on May 25 and 26 at Clemson University. Donlon is a member of UNH's steel bridge team. More than 500 students from 47 universities participated in the competition.

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A team of students from Clarkson University received first place in the New York State Pollution Prevention Institute "Greening Your Campus" student competition.

The goal of the students' project, "Dormitory Motion Sensor Lighting," was to reduce lighting use in residence hall corridors by using motion sensors. They projected energy and cost savings to be around $600,000 per year with a three- to five-year payback on the investment.

Roy Berger, a senior majoring in computer engineering from Londonderry, participated as a team member in this year's competition.

The winning team was among five competing from Clarkson University.

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Caitlin Pitts of Londonderry graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in TV/film from DeSales University on May 19.

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Rachel Laufersweiler of Derry graduated from Saint Michael's College on May 14.

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Jennifer Nolan of Derry received a doctor of physical therapy at commencement ceremonies held at the University of Vermont on May 20.

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The following local residents graduated from the University of Vermont: Alexandra Bacheller of Chester, Jonathan Sears of Derry, Josselyn Verry of Derry, Jessica Gannon of Londonderry.

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Kelsey Richardson of Chester was named to the spring 2012 dean's list at the University of Connecticut.

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Thomas Bertrand and Ryan Gallagher, both of Derry, were named to the spring 2012 dean's list at the University of Connecticut.

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The following Londonderry students were named to the spring 2012 dean's list at the University of Connecticut: Ryan Conforti, Matthew McCaffrey, Stephen Perich, Matthew Travalini, Rebecca Wiles, Christina Zacchilli.

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The following Londonderry residents graduated from Quinnipiac University during the 81st undergraduate commencement exercises on May 20: Brian Monahan, William Cavallo, Bryanna Charbonneau, Jaclyn Davis.

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Londonderry resident Kevin Ogden was named to the dean's list for the 2012 spring semester at Messiah College. Ogden is a junior majoring in health and exercise science.

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Garrett Amaru of Derry and Thomas Tierney of Londonderry graduated from Providence College on May 20.

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Kristen Altvater of Londonderry was named to the dean's list for the spring 2012 semester at Clarkson University.

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The following local residents graduated from Merrimack College on May 20: Stephen DeMattia of Derry, Brenna Hauptman of Londonderry, Brian Szuksta of Londonderry, Brendan Bioren of Londonderry.

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The dean's list for the spring 2012 semester at Keene State College includes the following local residents: Christina Alvarez of Londonderry, Jeremy Bouchard of Derry, Joshua Brennan of Londonderry, Ashley Burk of Londonderry, Evan Casavant of Derry, Sarah Davies-Mitchell of Derry, William Dodge of Derry, Brandon Edgerly of Londonderry, Jeremy Goulet of Derry, Lyndzi Gray of Derry, Erin Griffin of Londonderry, Jeffrey Hall of Londonderry, Jeffrey Harding of Derry, Taylor Jones of Londonderry, Katelyn Joyce of Londonderry, Christopher Kouroyen of Derry, Matthew McCue of Derry, Samantha Nitso of Londonderry, Stephanie O'Donnell of Derry, Braelan O'Toole of Derry, Gina Palomba of Derry, Heather Parilla of Londonderry, Alyssa Pierce of Londonderry, Meaghan Powell of Londonderry, Christopher Robinson of Londonderry, George Robinson of Londonderry, Elizabeth Rosenberg of Londonderry, Kendra Snyder of Londonderry, Timothy Stone of Derry, Tegan Swift of Londonderry, Molly Taflas of Londonderry, Kyle Virgin of Londonderry, Kathrine Woodman of Derry.

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Michael Richelson of Derry and Patrick Williams of Londonderry graduated May 12 from Assumption College.

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Pratheek Kalyanapu of Derry graduated from Trinity College on May 20.

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The following local residents graduated from the University of Rhode Island: Krista McLean of Derry, Hillary Klutsch of Londonderry, Kaitlyn Crandall of Londonderry.

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Deirdre Carson of Londonderry graduated from Clemson University.

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James Curro of Londonderry, Mandy Lafond of Derry and Christian Olsen of Londonderry graduated from St. Lawrence University.

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Lauren Broderick of Londonderry, Jenelle D'Isidoro of Derry, Alexandra Hamel of Derry, Allison Hesketh of Chester, Ashley Miller of Derry, Molly Paone of Derry, Janelle Pignone of Derry.

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Gabriel Leon and Kayla Pingree, both of Derry, graduated from Colby-Sawyer College on May 5.

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The following local students were inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa honor society, chapter Alpha Pi Rho at Manchester Community College: Lori Child of Chester, Steven Bryant of Derry, Rachel DaSilva of Derry, Anne Deem of Derry, Robert Descoteaux of Derry, Kyle McGuinness of Derry, Tyler Countie of Londonderry.

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Taylor Coyne of Londonderry was named to the dean's list for the winter term at Johnson and Wales University in Providence, R.I.

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Kelsey Flagg of Derry graduated from Bowdoin College, majoring in economics and Spanish and minoring in education studies.

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