Zachary S. Pratt, son of Steven and Karen Pratt of Ticonderoga, was named to the dean's list for the spring 2009 semester at Saint Michael's College.
Pratt is a senior computer science major at the liberal arts, residential Catholic college located in the Burlington area of Vermont. Pratt graduated from Ticonderoga High School before coming to Saint Michael's.
Korinna Ryder of Hague was awarded an associate in occupational studies degree in the accounting program at the 152nd commencement of Bryant & Stratton College April 15. She earned the program award for the highest average in her course of study.
During the graduation ceremony, Ryder was honored as a member of Who's Who Among Students in American Junior Colleges. She was installed in Alpha Beta Kappa, a national honor society for academic excellence in independent colleges and schools.
Ryder was also named to the dean's list during the spring semester.
Tonya Tyrrell, a junior adolescent education: French and Spanish major from Schroon Lake, was named to the dean's list at SUNY-Cortland for the spring 2009 semester.
Honorees must earn a grade point average of 3.3 or higher on a 4.0 scale, while completing 12 or more credit hours of classes during the semester.
Lee Gabler of Ticonderoga and Jesse Berube of Putnam have been named to the dean's list at SUNY-Geneseo for the spring 2009 semester.
To be on the list, a student must have achieved a 3.4 grade point average while taking at least 12 credit hours.
Linnaea Chapman, daughter of Malinda and Glen Chapman of Ticonderoga, has been named to the dean's list at Hamilton College for the 2009 spring semester.
A student must achieve a grade point average of 90 or above during the term to be placed on the dean's list.
Chapman, a rising senior majoring in biology, is a graduate of Ticonderoga High School.
Chelsea McKiernan, a dean's list student, has been named an honors scholar at Elmira College.
A graduate of Moriah Central School, she is pursuing a career in dentistry and will do a summer internship with Dr. Dean Cook in Ticonderoga.
McKiernan is the daughter of Valerie Mildon and Mike McKiernan.
Rachel Ward, daughter of Deborah and Gary Ward of Ticonderoga, has been named to the dean's list at Hamilton College for the 2009 spring semester.
Ward, a rising sophomore, is a graduate of Ticonderoga High School.
Michael J. Michela, a 2004 Ticonderoga High School graduate, has graduated from SUNY- Cortland with a bachelor of science degree in physical education in December 2008. He is the son of Joe and Deb Michela of Clifton Park and Hague.
While attending Cortland, Michela was a member of the junior varsity Red Dragon football team.
Since graduation he has obtained his teacher certification. He has coached the modified football team for the Watervliet Cannoneers. He is currently substitute teaching in many of the school systems in the upstate area and applying for permanent teaching and coaching positions.
The following students were among the 494 students who received a degree at St. Lawrence University's Commencement ceremony, held May 17 on campus in Canton:
Cassaundra M. Anslow, of Schroon Lake, graduated from Schroon Lake Central School in Schroon Lake, and received a degree (cum laude) in English and minored in educational teaching.
Andrew J. Sammis, of Ticonderoga, graduated from Ticonderoga High School in Ticonderoga, and received a degree (cum laude) in government and economics.
Hudson Mohawk Area Health Education Center has announced Thomas Wheelock, Jr. from Port Henry, who will be entering the bachelor's in nursing program at SUNY-Plattsburgh in fall 2009, has received the 2009 Health Career Scholarships.
HM AHEC, located in Queensbury, serves a ten county region by building partnerships to strengthen the healthcare workforce.
Jaimee E Morrissey from Crown Point, a junior, was named to the dean's list at Clarkson University. She is majoring in psychology.
Will M. Thompson was named presidential scholar at Clarkson University. He is a junior from Paradox with a major in electrical engineering.
Carrie Lillibridge, daughter of Bernie and Donna Lillibridge of Crown Point, has been named to the dean's list at Keuka College in Keuka Park. Lillibridge is a freshman with a GPA of 3.8 studying unified early childhood education and special education.
A Keuka College student must have earned at least 3.50 grade-point average for each block of at least 12 semester credit hours to be eligible for the dean's list.
Arielle Vilardo of Ticonderoga was named to the dean's list at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Ga., for spring quarter 2009.
Full-time undergraduate students who earn a grade point average of 3.5 or above for the quarter receive recognition on the dean's list.
Vilardo is an architecture major and is seeking a bachelor of fine arts degree.
Miranda Ashline has graduated magna cum laude from the University at Albany in Albany with a bachelor of science degree in business administration with a concentration in finance and marketing.
Ashline is a graduate of Moriah Central School and is the daughter of Michael and Diane Ashline of Moriah.
She is employed with Liberty Mutual in Latham.
Elizabeth A. Leveille, of Port Henry, a graduate of Moriah Central School, recently received a bachelor of fine arts degree in visual communications, magna cum laude, from Cazenovia College.
Leveille received the Alpha Lambda Delta Academic Excellence Award, and is a member of Cazenovia College's Junior 1824 Society, the Alpha Chi National Honor Society, and the All College Honors Program.
Lindsey McGinness of Crown Point graduated from Castleton State College with a bachelor of science degree in May 2009.
McGinness was also named to the president's list for the spring 2009 semester. To qualify for this highest academic honor, the student must maintain full-time status and a semester grade point average of 4.0.
Sarah Davidson of Ticonderoga graduated from Castleton State College with a bachelor of social work degree in May 2009.
Katherine McBride of Ticonderoga was named to the Castleton State College dean's list for the spring 2009 semester.
McBride is majoring in literature.