DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

July 11, 2013

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---- — Stonehill College named the following local residents to its dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester: Londonderry resident Kayla Green, Derry resident Kaitlin Miller, Londonderry resident James Dunn, Londonderry resident Sarah Hill, Londonderry resident Rachel Baroody, Derry resident Thomas Graziani, Derry resident Tyler Hall, Chester resident Amy Hanlon.

The following local residents were named to the spring 2013 dean’s list at Saint Michael’s College:

Courtney Bedell of Londonderry, Steven Cerri of Derry, Mackenzie Edmondson of Londonderry, Kaitlyn Newdorf of Auburn, Karin Parodi of Auburn.

Braulio Rodriguez of Derry received a bachelor of science degree from Fairfield University’s College of Arts and Sciences at the 63rd commencement ceremonies.

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Clarkson University: Ryan Burke of Londonderry, and Kara DiNatale of Auburn.

The following local residents graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI): Joshua Nitso of Londonderry, Edward Galvin of Derry, Jacob Baril of Derry, Andrew Bennett of Chester, Bryce Calvetti of Derry, Grant Wong of Londonderry, Melissa Paris of Derry.

Beryl Shea of Chester earned dean’s list honors for the spring 2013 semester at Mount St. Mary’s University.

Alexis Maylor of Derry has been honored for academic achievement by being named to the spring 2013 dean’s list at Delaware Valley College.

The following area residents were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Grove City College:

Jennifer Calawa of Londonderry, and Kathryn Calawa of Londonderry.

Stephanie Sayward of Derry graduated cum laude and earned a degree in neuroscience from St. Lawrence University. Sayward is a graduate of Pinkerton Academy.

The following Londonderry residents have been named to the dean’s list at Clemson University for the spring 2013 semester: Mary Koon, Kaela Mazzola, Ryan Young.

Ashley McGravey of Derry received a bachelor of science degree from Curry College.

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Saint Anselm College: Deanamarie Del Vecchio of Londonderry, Michael Richard of Derry, Hilary Gorgol of Londonderry, Daniel Lagasse of Londonderry, Vanessa Barros of Derry, Kayla Bertolami of Chester, Colleen Currier of Londonderry, Mackenzie Douglas of Londonderry, Jessica Hundley of Auburn, Shannon Moloney of Londonderry, James Mullett of Londonderry, Nicholas Bompastore of Londonderry, Briana Capistran of Derry, Shannon Hagerty of Londonderry, Maria Ijaz of Londonderry, William Neville of Londonderry.

The following local residents have graduated from Saint Anselm College: Ryan Bartlett of Londonderry, Deanamarie Del Vecchio of Londonderry, Derek Inserra of Derry, Myungwoo Lee of Londonderry, Joshua Payne of Derry, Michael Richard of Derry.

The following area residents graduated from Quinnipiac University: Brianna Deremer of Londonderry, Katelyn Foley of Derry, Kristin Leverone of Londonderry, Catherine Walsh of Chester.

Katelyn Sanderson of Derry was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne.

Meagan Durso of Derry was awarded a bachelor of arts degree from Connecticut College at the 95th commencement ceremony on May 19.

Durso majored in behavioral neuroscience.

Nicole Lyons of Londonderry has completed a degree program and has graduated with a bachelor of arts in dance from Dean College. Lyons was also on the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester.

Londonderry residents, Christopher Gagnon and Kaela Mazzola, graduated from Clemson University on May 10.

Londonderry residents, Kelly Delew and Kevin Ogden, were named to the dean’s list for the 2013 spring semester at Messiah College.

In early May, Bob Jones University announced that Craig Brunson received the Christian Leadership Award, given to campus leaders who have distinguished themselves by demonstrating Christian character, a consistent testimony and inspiring their peers to live a more Christlike life. In addition to receiving the Christian Leadership Award, which is the highest award given by BJU to graduating seniors, Brunson will also be listed in the 2013 edition of “Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities.” A resident of Derry, he received a bachelor of arts in youth ministries during the university’s 86th commencement exercises on May 3.

Madison Hicks of Londonderry made the dean’s list at Coastal Carolina University for the spring 2013 semester.

Joseph DiSalvo of Derry was named to the dean’s list at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine for the spring semester.

Kristen Altvater of Londonderry received a bachelor of science degree with distinction in mechanical engineering from Clarkson University on May 11.

Londonderry resident, Kelcie Malloy, was awarded a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Merrimack College.

William Cavallo of Londonderry received a master of business administration from Quinnipiac University during a commencement ceremony held May 12 at the TD Bank Sports Center.

Emily Irvin of Derry and Michael Misiaszek of Auburn attained membership to the Curry College dean’s list for the spring 2013 term.

Londonderry resident Sarah Hill, a member of Stonehill College’s Class of 2014, was inducted into the Psi Chi Honor Society.

Londonderry resident James Dunn, a member of Stonehill College’s Class of 2014, was inducted into the Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society.

The following local residents have graduated from the University of Vermont: Jonathan Jolin of Chester, Jodie Masotta of Chester, Michael Durant of Derry, Alexander Fowler of Derry, Olivia Johnson of Derry, Michael Lahey of Derry, Kelsey Veilleux of Derry, Taylor Hadcock of Londonderry, Melanie Milliard of Londonderry, Joel Willbrant of Londonderry.

Ashley McGravey of Derry graduated from Curry College on May 19, at the college’s commencement ceremony in Milton, Mass.

The following local residents were named to the dean’s list for academic excellence for the spring 2013 semester at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI): Bryce Calvetti of Derry, Edward Galvin of Derry, Melissa Paris of Derry, Grant Wong of Londonderry, Ashleigh Collins of Derry, Melinda Lei of Londonderry, Nolan Manor of Londonderry, Brendan McLeod of Londonderry, Ian McMullen of Londonderry, Michael Poon of Londonderry, Andrew Strout of Derry, Lindsay O’Donnell of Londonderry, Zachary Richards of Londonderry.

Andrew Burt of Derry has graduated from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine with a bachelor of science in business administration - marketing.

Meagan Durso, a senior at Connecticut College, was awarded the Desiderato Fellow, for outstanding promise in graduate studies in psychology. Durso was presented with the award at the annual Honors & Awards ceremony at Connecticut College on May 8.

Durso, a 2009 graduate of Pinkerton Academy, is the daughter of Mariellen and Peter Durso of Derry.

Londonderry native Sarah Hill was inducted into Stonehill College’s Lambda Epsilon Sigma Honor Society. A member of the Class of 2014, Hill maintained a 3.5 cumulative grade point average.

The following local residents were named to the honors list for the spring 2013 semester at The New England School of Communications: Andrew Cameron of Derry, Ryan Carignan of Londonderry, Dylan Howes of Londonderry, Angela Seligman of Derry.

Samuel Pierog of Chester graduated from Lyndon State College with a bachelor of science degree in mountain recreation management.

Kevin Lessard of Londonderry graduated from Lyndon State College with a bachelor of science degree in television studies.

This year’s Keene State College graduates included the following local students: Alyssa Pierce of Londonderry, Stephanie O’Donnell of Derry, Tegan Swift of Londonderry, Charlene Crefeld of Londonderry, Ashley Burk of Londonderry, Matthew Adams of Londonderry, Taylor Brodersen of Derry, Renee Giles of Derry, Adam LaMonica of Derry, Jesse Park of Londonderry, David Pastore of Londonderry, Clinton Paulenka of Londonderry, Andrew Sears of Derry, Taylor Simpson of Londonderry, Charlotte Sweet of Londonderry, Chelsea Rind of Derry, Christina Alvarez of Londonderry, William Dodge of Derry, Shawn Kennedy of Londonderry, Glenn Silva of Derry, Kassandra Tenney of Londonderry.

Londonderry residents, Tiffany Gaudet and Cara Hartigan, were awarded degrees during Salve Regina University’s 63rd commencement on May 19.

Steven Delahanty of Auburn and Viviana Ruge of Londonderry graduated from Nichols College on May 11.

The following Chester residents were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Keene State College: Daniel Ciccarello, Nathan Thompson, Jennifer Zinka of Chester.

The following Derry residents were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Keene State College: Britney Bernard, Mariah Bonneau, Taylor Brodersen, Sarah Davidson, Renee Giles, Samantha Goldsmith, Lyndzi Gray, Tyler Krupa, Jessica Lescrinier, Samantha Magee, Alex Patrikis.

The following Londonderry residents were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Keene State College: Christina Alvarez, Allison Bedell, Julianne Bentley, Joshua Brennan, Christopher Carbone, Cara Colotti, Scott DeMeo, Kerianne Hale, Taylor Hicks, Kaela MacInnis, Brian Mazzola, Samantha Nitso, Heather Parilla, Julia Reinoehl, Elizabeth Rosenberg, Kendra Snyder, Tegan Swift, Molly Taflas, Kassandra Tenney, Kyle Virgin, Nicole Williams.

Eric Schoenthaler of Derry was awarded an associate of arts degree at the Community College of Vermont’s commencement ceremony on June 1, on the Norwich campus.

Emily Gardner of Londonderry graduated cum laude from Bryant University with a bachelor of arts in communication on May 18.

Ellen Boise of Derry graduated from Bryant University with a master of professional accountancy on May 17.

Craig Brunson of Derry was named to the spring 2013 dean’s list at Bob Jones University.

Lauren Schoenthaler of Derry graduated from Champlain College with an associate degree in radiography.

Matthew Dean of Londonderry graduated magna cum laude with a BFA in visual design - illustration from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.