Student news

Jun 28 2012 - 1:18pm

Rebecca Berry, of Layton, was named to the spring semester dean's list at Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville, Iowa. Students who achieve a 3.25 grade-point average or better are recognized by inclusion on the dean's list.

Christopher John Dyke, of Layton, was named to the spring semester provost's honor roll at the University of Wyoming. Undergraduates who have completed at least six but fewer than 12 hours with a minimum 3.5 grade-point average for the semester qualify for the provost's honor roll.

Bradley J. Anderson was awarded a doctor of medicine degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee on May 18. He is the son of Mark and Gina Anderson. He will begin an ophthalmology residency at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich.

Richard Ball, of Layton, received a bachelor's degree in management from Peru State College in Peru, Neb.

Jacqueline M. Crank of Layton has been named to the University of Wyoming dean's honor roll. The honor roll consists of upper classmen who earned a 3.4 or better grade point average, and freshmen who have earned a 3.25 or better GPA. To be eligible, students must have been enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours.

Devin Farr of Kaysville has received a doctorate of optometry from Pacific University of Forest Grove, Ore.

Bailey Grindstaff of Hill Air Force Base has been named to the Texas Lutheran University dean's academic honor list and president's academic honor list. To be named to the dean's list, a student must have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours. To be named to the president's list, a student must have a 4.0 while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours.

Jessica Hyde of Layton has been named to the University of Central Oklahoma dean's honor roll for the spring 2012 semester, a distinction given to those who achieve the highest academic standards. To be included a student must record a 3.5 grade point average or better for the semester and no grade lower than a B for their work in qualifying classes.

Alan Salmond, of Layton, received the Jeffers Chertok Award at Eastern Washington University. Salmond served in the Air Force from 1999 to 2005 where he was an honor graduate from basic training, a distinguished graduate from Airman Leadership School, and attained the rank of staff sergeant. At Eastern, he was a participant in the Foster Parents Association fundraiser. He is the son of Richard and Annette Salmond of Layton.

Jonathan Dow Whitesides, of Syracuse, received a master's degree in business administration from Marylhurst University in Oregon.

The following local students were named to the dean's list at Columbia College in Columbia, Mo. To be named to the list, students must have completed 12 semester hours in a 16-week period and achieved a minimum grade-point average of 3.5 on a four-point scale.

Kenneth R. Poulsen, of Bountiful; Richard D. Gorham and Jarrod L. Irvin, both of Clinton; Brian C. Stahle, of Farmington; Brian J. Artman, of Kaysville; and Jeremiah D. Hamilton and Leslie A. Vandegrift, both of Woods Cross.

Two local students were named to the spring semester dean's list at Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville, Iowa. Students who achieve a 3.25 grade-point average or better are recognized by inclusion on the dean's list.

Natasha Lichfield, of Corinne

Selena Ramos, of Willard

Ethan Summers, of Ogden, was honored at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn., for his academic achievement during the 2012 spring semester. A Bonneville High School graduate and corporate management major, Summers was placed on the honor roll.

The following local students recently received degrees from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Ore.

Jessica Thompson, of Ogden, doctorate degree in pharmacy

Cameron Hardy, of Brigham City, master's degree in physician assistant studies

James Buchanan, of Brigham City, was awarded a Master of Public Administration degree from Anna Maria College in Paxton, Mass.

Abraham Velazquez, son of David and Dominga Velazquez, of Ogden, received a bachelor's degree in theology from the Southern Adventist University in Collegedale, Tenn.

Meredith Tribe, of Ogden High School, is a recipient of the 2012 $1,000 Scholarship Award sponsored by the Burger King Scholars Program. Recipients are selected based on grade-point average, extracurricular activities, community service and/or work experience. The awards help students offset the cost of attending college or a post-secondary vocational/technical school.

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