DEAN'S LIST: Hannah Leigh Lantz of Layton is on the Truman State University Fall President's List. To qualify for the dean's list an undergraduate student must attain a semester 4.0 grade point average and complete 12 semester hours of credit. Truman University is in Kirksville, Mo.
Melanie Michelle Pforts of Clearfield is on the University of Iowa's Dean's List for 2011 fall semester. To qualify for this list an undergraduate must have completed at least 12 semester hours and maintained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. University of Iowa is Iowa City, Iowa.
Brittney Valentine of Layton is on the Iowa Lakes Community College Dean's List. To qualify for this list a undergraduate must maintain a grade point average of 3.25 or higher. Iowa Lakes Community College has campuses in Algona, Emmetsburg, Estherville, Spencer and Spirit Lake.
PRESIDENT'S LIST: Hannah Leigh Lantz, of Layton, was named to the 2011 fall semester president's list at Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo., where she is studying creative writing. To achieve president's list status, an undergraduate student must attain a semester 4.0 grade-point average and complete 12 semester hours of credit.
GRADUATE: Jonathan Henry Blackhurst of Bountiful received a doctor of philosophy and mathematics during the University of Wisconsin-Madison's winter commencement ceremonies on Dec. 18, 2011.
PROVOST'S HONOR ROLL: Christopher John Dyke and Corey D. Miles of Layton, were named to the 2011 fall semester provost's honor roll list at University of Wyoming in Laramie, Wyo. To achieve the list a student must have completed at least six but fewer than 12 hours with a minimum 3.5 grade point average for the semester.
Janel Herde, of Ogden, was named to the fall semester provost's honor roll at the University of Wyoming. The honor roll includes undergraduates who have completed at least six but fewer than 12 hours with a minimum 3.5 grade-point average for the semester.
ON-SITE STUDY PARTICIPANT: Lucas Dudley, of Ogden, spent January studying in the Sea of Cortez through a special program at Linfield College in McMinnville, Ore. He took the class literary biology of the Sea of Cortez, where students retraced part of the 1940 voyage of writer John Steinbeck and biologist Edward Ricketts, who traveled to the Gulf of California to study seashore life.
Dudley is a son of Michael Dudley and Linda Wunderman.
HONOR ROLL: Natasha Lichfield, of Corinne, was named to the fall honors list at Iowa Lakes Community College. To achieve this status, students must maintain a 3.25 grade-point average based on a 4.00 or higher.