NEW PALTZ - The following local residents were named to the dean's list at the State University of New York at New Paltz for the Fall 2009 semester:
• Rachel Bullard, a resident of Saranac Lake, is majoring in Visual Arts.
• Ashley Lavery, a resident of Lake Placid, has yet to declare a major.
• Elizabeth Newton, a resident of Saranac Lake, is majoring in History.
Dean's list designation is reserved for students who excel academically and earn at least a 3.3 grade point average in a semester with a full-time course load.