College News

Chester resident earns medical degree

ATHENS — Morgan R. Werry of Chester, Ohio, was among the students who received a doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) degree from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine at the college’s May 6 commencement exercises.

The daughter of Raymond Werry and the late Joyce Werry of Chester, in 2012 Dr. Werry earned a B.S. in exercise science education from The Ohio State University, and is a 2008 graduate of Eastern High School in Reedsville, Ohio. After graduation, Dr. Werry will begin a residency in family medicine at OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital in Athens, Ohio.

The 2017 graduating class was the 38th to graduate from the Heritage College, which was created by the Ohio Legislature in 1975, and is the only institution in the state accredited to educate osteopathic physicians.

Martindale named to dean’s list at Ohio Christian University

CIRCLEVILLE — Elisha Martindale of Reedsville was named to the Residential Undergraduate Program Dean’s List at Ohio Christian University for the Spring 2017 Semester. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must achieve a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and be enrolled in at least 12 semester hours.

SSU announces President’s List for Spring Semester 2017

PORTSMOUTH — Shawnee State University President Rick S. Kurtz, Ph.D., has released the President’s List for the Spring Semester 2017.

Cassie Randolph of Reedsville, an early childhood PreK-3 education major was named to the President’s List.

To be named on the list, students must be full-time and have achieved a grade point average of 4.0.

SSU announces Dean’s List for Spring Semester 2017

PORTSMOUTH — Jeff Bauer, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Shawnee State University, has released the Dean’s List for the Spring Semester 2017.

Hannah Cremeans of Pomeroy, a health science major was named to the dean’s list.

To be named on the list, students must be enrolled full time and achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or better.

Area students named to Muskingum University Dean’s List

NEW CONCORD — Emily Sinclair of Pomeroy and Holly Cochran of Portland have been named to the Spring 2017 Dean’s List at Muskingum University in New Concord, Ohio.

To be named to the Dean’s List, Muskingum University students must attain strictly prescribed levels of academic performance in their overall grade point average.