James Scales, of Rockford, is among the students named to the Elmhurst College Dean’s List for the Spring Term of the 2014-2015 academic year. The Dean’s List is compromised of students, who during the semester concerned, attained a grade-point average of 3.75 or higher (out of a possible 4.00). Elmhurst College is a leading liberal arts college located eight miles west of Chicago. The College’s mission is to prepare its students for meaningful and ethical work in a multicultural, global society. Approximately 3,200 full- and part-time students are enrolled in its 25 undergraduate academic departments and more than 15 graduate degree programs.
Jacob Wood, of Rockford, was named with High Honors to the 2015 spring semester dean’s list at University of Northwestern – St. Paul. The dean’s list includes full-time students with a grade point average (GPA) during the semester of 3.65 (out of 4.0) or higher. Wood is pursuing a degree in History at Northwestern. Highest honors are awarded to students with a GPA of 3.90-4.0, high honors are awarded to students with a GPA of 3.75-3.89 and honors are awarded to students with a GPA of 3.65-3.74.
Students from the Rockford area have been recognized for academic excellence in the spring semester of the 2014-2015 school year. To be named to the Dean’s List a student must have a minimum of a 3.5 grade point average on a scale of 4.0. From Rockford the following students earned this academic honor: Gavin Sheasley; Alexandra Schaap; Linnea Hjelm; Sloan Oulette; Megan Bean; Lauren Girard; Allison DeVries; Kaitlin Cress; Justine Mucinski; Paige Fawcett; Hannah Fawcett and Jonathan Panzer. From Belmont the following students earned this academic honor: Alexandra Thomason; Mary Gipson and Claire Riddering.
Baker College of Muskegon recently announced their winter 2009 Deans List. The following students earned a grade-point average between 3.50 and 3.99 for the winter semester. Belmont students include Kaitlyn Cunigan andSamantha Vandriel. Students from Cedar Springs include Nova Blackburn, Tammy DeVries, Kevin Heyboer, Missy Kaiserlian, Patricia Misner, Dennis Ogg, Naelonda Pierre, Sarah Silverman, Carieann Stout, Nathan Struman, Susan VanHemert and Lisa Vanslooten. Greenville students include Kathryn Graves, Samantha Pollock and Deanna Umbarger. Students from Rockford include Kymiri Acklin, Daniel Badovinac, Amber Behrens, Louise Berry, Becky Bowman, Carly Caster, Tamara Christian, Laurel Miller, Brittany Schoonmaker and Jennifer Wilbur. Sparta students include Justin Hampton, Nicole Hansen, Patricia Kelley, Susan Leichty, Saren Love, Jody Ramsey, Rachel Snyder and Jennyfer Walker. Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio, recently announced that Kristina Ronan, daughter of Dave and Sharon Ronan of Rockford, was named to the university’s Dean’s Honor List for the 2009 spring semester. Kristina is a senior majoring in international studies and theater. To be named to the university’s Dean’s Honor List, a student must earn a 3.75 grade-point average for the semester, be carrying at least 12 semester hours, and have no grade lower than a B for the semester.