The following students were among the 539 students who received a degree at St. Lawrence University's commencement ceremony May 16:
Catherine L. Lane, of Crown Point, graduated from Crown Point Central School in Crown Point, and received a degree (summa cum laude) in mathematics and minored in education-certification and applied statistics. Lane earned departmental honors in mathematics at St. Lawrence.
Monica M. Manfred, of Moriah Center, graduated from Moriah Central School in Port Henry, and received a degree in psychology and minored in educational studies.
Lucy L. Sammis, of Ticonderoga, graduated from Ticonderoga High School in Ticonderoga, and received a degree (summa cum laude) in history and minored in Spanish. Sammis earned departmental honors in history at St. Lawrence.
Honorary degrees were awarded to United States Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the Rev. Peter J. Gomes and poet, publisher and author Chase Twichell.
Lee Gabler from Ticonderoga was named to the president's list at SUNY-Geneseo for the spring semester 2010. To be on the list, a student must have achieved an A in all coursework (4.0 grade point average) while taking at least 12 credit hours.
Lindsey M. Gordon of Ticonderoga, a senior secondary education major, has been named to the president's list for the spring semester at SUNY-Oswego.
Students who achieve grade averages of 3.80 and above on the 4.00 scale are named to the president's list.
The following local residents were named to the spring 2010 dean's list at Saint Michael's College, a liberal arts, residential Catholic college located in the Burlington area of Vermont:
Samantha Cawley, daughter of Laurie and Robert Cawley of Ticonderoga, a junior art major, who graduated from Ticonderoga High School.
Katherine McBride, daughter of Jeanne McBride of Ticonderoga, a junior psychology major, who graduated from Ticonderoga High School.
Zachary Pratt, son of Steven and Karen Pratt of Ticonderoga, a May graduate computer science major, who graduated from Ticonderoga High.
Jared L. Best of Hague and Jaimee E. Morrissey of Crown Point were both named to the dean's list at Clarkson University for the 2010 spring semester.
Best is a freshman majoring in environmental engineering.
Morrissey is a senior majoring in psychology.
Will M. Thompson of Paradox was named Presidential Scholar and is a senior majoring in electrical engineering.
Presidential Scholars must achieve a minimum 3.8 GPA and carry at least 14 credit hours. Dean's list students must achieve a minimum 3.25 GPA and also carry at least 14 credit hours.
Lee M. Peters of Ticonderoga received a bachelor of science degree in recreation management within the Rubenstein Environment and Natural Resources during May commencement ceremonies at the University of Vermont.
The university conferred degrees this year on an estimated 3,034 graduates.
Schroon Lake resident Haddie Williams was named to the dean's list for the 2010 spring semester at Messiah College. Williams is a senior majoring in athletic training. Dean's list is earned by receiving a 3.6 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale.
Messiah College, a private Christian college of the liberal and applied arts and sciences, enrolls 2,800 undergraduate students in more than 50 majors. Established in 1909, the primary campus is located in Grantham, Pa.