Zickl achieves at Worcester Polytechnic

WORCESTER, Mass. — Worcester Polytechnic Institute has announced that James Zickl of Batavia, a member of the class of 2021 majoring in Mechanical Engineering, was named to the university’s Dean’s List for academic excellence for the spring 2021 semester.

The criteria for the WPI Dean’s List differs from that of most other universities as WPI does not compute a grade point average. Instead, WPI defines the Dean’s List by the amount of work completed at the A level in courses and projects.

Ithaca College announces dean’s list

ITHACA — Ithaca College is congratulating students named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2021 semester.

Area students included:

n Elise Hoerbelt of Batavia.

n Madison Hoerbelt of Batavia.

n Lauren Leone of Batavia.

n Michal Lullo of Batavia.

n Sarah Wilkie of Silver Springs.

n Emily Wolfanger of Leicester.

Parker named to Potsdam dean’s list

POTSDAM — The State University of New York at Potsdam recently named Harmony Parker of Pavilion to the SUNY Potsdam Dean’s List.

Parker, whose major is Archaeological Studies, was among 221 students who were honored for academic excellence in the Spring 2021 semester.

To achieve the honor of being on the Dean’s List, each student must have satisfactorily completed 12 numerically-graded semester hours, with a grade point average of between 3.25 and 3.49 in the given semester.

Skyler Smith achieves at Susquehanna

SELINSGROVE, Pa. — Skyler Smith, of Medina was named to Susquehanna University’s dean’s list for the spring 2021 semester.

The dean’s list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.4 or higher out of a possible 4.0 for the semester. To qualify, students must complete a minimum of 12 semester hours.

Two area residents are Elmira graduates

ELMIRA — Elmira College celebrated the graduation of 192 students during its 163rd Commencement on June 6.

The exercises included 169 undergraduate and 23 graduate students, including:

n Lydia Milligan of Pavilion, Bachelor of Science

n Kyra Stella of Batavia, Associate of Science and Bachelor of Science

Colgate awards academic honors

HAMILTON — Students who receive a term grade point average of 3.6 or higher while completing at least three courses for a conventional letter grade during the fall 2020 semester earn the Dean’s Award with Distinction at Colgate University.

Area students included:

n Meredith Janes of Attica is a Molecular Biology major.

n Abigail Griffin of Medina is a Political Science major.

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