Davenport University has announced that several local students have been named to the Dean’s List for the spring/summer 2011 semester. To achieve the Dean’s List, a student must maintain a minimum 3.5 grade-point average while enrolled in at least nine credits of regular coursework. The local students who have been named to the Dean’s List at Davenport University are: Karlee Despres, Brian Durham and Jeanne Van Kammen, all of Belmont, along with Rockford students Faye Dean, Marcy Hoste, Barbara Kubik, Aaron Plooster and Lawrence Richardson. Founded in 1866, Davenport is a private, nonprofit university with campuses across Michigan and online courses serving an enrollment of more than 13,000 students. With tuition among the lowest of all private universities in the state, Davenport provides high academic quality, small class sizes, conveniently located campuses, faculty with real-world experience and more than 40 dynamic undergraduate and graduate programs addressing in-demand careers. More information is available at www.davenport.edu.