The following area students were named to the Dean's List at Paul Smith's College during the fall 2012 semester. Each earned a semester average of 3.3 or higher to receive this distinction:
•Joshua Pierce of Elizabethtown, majors in fisheries and wildlife sciences. Pierce was also named an Adirondack Scholar, having achieved a cumulative average of at least 3.8.
•Cullen Zukas of Jay, majors in natural resources management and policy. Zukas was also named an Adirondack Scholar, having achieved a cumulative average of at least 3.8.
•Jeffrey Bigelow of Willsboro, majors in parks, recreation and facilities management.
•Christopher Griffin of Keene Valley, majors in culinary arts and service management.
CANTON — The following students have been selected for inclusion on the Dean's List for academic achievement during the fall 2012 semester at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York. To be eligible for the Dean's List at St. Lawrence University, a student must have completed at least four semester units and have an academic average of 3.6 (based on a perfect 4.0 scale) for the semester.
Kayla J. Hebert, of Keene Valley and Rebekah M. White, of Westport.
AURORA — Clare Harwood, class of 2016, of Elizabethtown, was named to the Wells College Dean's List for the fall 2012 semester. The Dean's List consists of students who earn at least a 3.5 grade point average for at least 12 hours of coursework in a given semester. Clare graduated from Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School.
POTSDAM — The following students were named Presidential Scholars for the fall 2012 semester at Clarkson University.
Zachary J. Denton, a sophomore majoring in environmental health science and pre-physical therapy, from Elizabethtown
J. Tyler Glanda, a senior majoring in professional studies, from Westport
Shannon M. Hanson, a senior majoring in global supply chain management, from Elizabethtown
Presidential Scholars must achieve a minimum 3.80 grade-point average and carry at least 14 credit hours.
Also, the following students were named to the Dean's List for the fall 2012 semester at Clarkson University.
Skyler M. Graves, a freshman majoring in aeronautical engineering, from New Russia
Dean's List students must achieve a minimum 3.25 grade-point average and also carry at least 14 credit hours.
ONEONTA — The following area students have been named to the fall term Dean's List at Hartwick:
Devin Martin, of Westport, son of Kellie King. Martin is majoring in political science.
Alexa Melendez, of Westport, daughter of Samantha Melendez. Melendez is majoring in nursing.
Emily Peterson, of Lewis, daughter of Luanne Peterson. Peterson is majoring in computer science.
Inclusion on Hartwick's Dean List is an indication of excellent academic work, including the completion of a full course load with at least a 3.5 grade point average based on a 4.0 scale.
BURLINGTON, Vt. — The following area students have been named to the dean's list for the fall 2012 semester at the University of Vermont:
Vincent A. McClelland of Keene Valley, a sophomore majoring in Civil Engineering in the College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences.
Sarah J. Gibbs of Westport, a senior majoring in Business Administration in the School of Business Administration.