Amber Perkins of Ticonderoga, daughter of Randy and Barbara Perkins, has been named to the president's list for the spring 2010 semester at SUNY-Potsdam.
To qualify for the president's list, students must have completed at least 12 numerically graded credit hours with a grade point average between 3.5 or above. Perkins is a 2009 Ticonderoga High School graduate.
Lee Gabler of Ticonderoga has been named one of 14 presidential scholars for the 2010-11 academic year at SUNY-Geneseo.
A presidential scholar is a top-achieving member of the incoming senior class who exemplifies Geneseo's institutional values and also serves as a student ambassador for the college. To receive the honor, a student must hold a minimum grade point average of 3.6 and demonstrate an active involvement with the community.
SUNY-Plattsburgh has announced its graduates from the 2010 spring term. Local graduates include:
Erica Emily Allen of Mineville,bachelor's in studio art.
Cristi Lynn Bush of Crown Point, bachelor's in public relations/advertising.
William Tavish Costello of Hague, bachelor's in marketing.
Amanda Elizabeth Cutting of North Hudson, bachelor's in Spanish.
Alexis Storm Harrington of Ticonderoga, bachelor's in special/childhood education, grades 1-6, English.
Douglas Melvin MacAlpine of Ticonderoga, certificate in school administration and supervisor.
Shawn E. McBride of Ticonderoga, bachelor's in accounting.
Shannan Noel McKiernan of Crown Point, bachelor's in biology.
Wyatt Barnett Peterson of Hague, master's in childhood education, grades 1-6.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has announced the winners of the Rensselaer Medal. Benjamin Zelinski of Moriah is this year's honoree at Moriah Central School.
This award is given to students who have distinguished themselves in mathematics and science. To be honored with the Rensselaer Medal, a student must be a member of the junior class and the high school's single most promising science and mathematics student.