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Lehigh names two of Pleasantons on Dean’s list
Two students from Pleasanton, Nolan Jetter and Kairan Gu, have been named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester at Lehigh University. To be on the Dean’s List, students at Bethlehem Private University in Pennsylvania must achieve a GPA of 3.6 or better.
Bennett receives history award at Grove City
Nathaniel Bennett, of Pleasanton, received this year’s Phi Alpha Theta History Award at Grove City College. The award recognizes a senior from the private college in Grove City, Pa., For scholarship, historical research and writing, and contributions to the historical discipline on campus.
Honor society inducts local students
Three Tri-Valley students were recently inducted into the University of California Davis’ Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Andy Li, of Dublin, was accepted into the honor society for 124 years; Grace Choe, of Livermore; and Vishal Harnoor, of Pleasanton.
Wheaton inducts De Pretis into honorary society
Matteson De Pretis, of Pleasanton, has been inducted into the Wheaton College Scholastic Honor Society. De Pretis was recognized by the Private Christian University of Wheaton, Illinois, for academic excellence in anthropology. She also received the Ivan J. Fahs Student Paper Award, an annual student competition sponsored by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.
Madera named to president’s list in Alabama
Melissa Madera, of Dublin, was named to the President’s List of the University of Alabama after achieving a perfect GPA of 4.0 for the spring semester.
Sydow named to president’s list in Charleston
Patrick Sydow, a biology student from Pleasanton, has been named to the College of Charleston’s President’s List for the spring semester. To be named to the President’s List at Charleston College, South Carolina, students must achieve a GPA of 3.8 or better.
Fairfield makes Dean’s List at Lewis University
Briana Fairfield of Livermore has been named to Lewis University’s Dean’s List for the spring semester. To be on the Dean’s List, students at the Private Catholic University of Romeoville, Ill., Must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Fairfield specializes in forensic criminal investigations.
Tri-Valley students earn honors at Georgia Tech
Three Tri-Valley students earned faculty honors for earning a 4.0 GPA for the spring semester at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. Pranav Datta, of Pleasanton; Megan Fannin, from Dublin; and Ananth Kumar, of Pleasanton.
Brandt named to Community College Dean’s List
Parker Brandt, of Livermore, has been named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester at West Kentucky Community and Technical College. Be appointed to the Dean’s List at
at the college in Paducah, Ky., students must achieve a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better.