College News and Notes

Marietta announces Dean’s List for Fall 2017

MARIETTA — More than 80 Marietta College students were named to the Fall 2017 Dean’s List, which features any full-time student completing at least 15 credit hours with a grade point average between 3.5 and 3.74.Local students achieving the honor include:

Abigail Causey of Reedsville, who is majoring in Early Childhood Education and is a graduate of Eastern High School;

Darien Diddle of Racine, who is majoring in Petroleum Engineering and is a graduate of Southern High School;

Laura Pullins of Long Bottom, who is majoring in Sports Management and is a graduate of Eastern High School.

Located in Marietta, Ohio, at the confluence of the Muskingum and Ohio rivers, Marietta College is a four-year liberal arts college. Tracing its roots to the Muskingum Academy begun in 1797, the College was officially chartered in 1835. Today Marietta College serves a body of 1,200 full-time students. The College offers 45 majors and has been listed among Barron’s Best Buys in College Education and Peterson’s Competitive Colleges, and has been recognized as one of the top regional comprehensive colleges by U.S. News and World Report and The Princeton Review.

Ohio University students achieve Dean’s List

ATHENS — Several local students were named to the Dean’s List at Ohio University for the fall semester.

Local students named to the Dean’s List includ:

Middleport — Jake Roush, Angela Danielle Morris, Shannon McLaughlin, Haley Kennedy, Madison Dyer, Sarah Curl;

Pomeroy — Renee Stewart, Savannah Smith, Meghan Short, Raeline Reeves, Lara Perrin, Lindsay Patterson, Chase King, Megan King, Courtney Jones, Katelyn Edwards;

Syracuse — Talon Drummer;

Racine — Grace Wolfe, Kendra Robie, Taylor McNickle, Jennifer McCoy, Lucas Hunter, Jacob Hoback, Daniel Dunfee, Sky Brown;

Reedsville — Erin Swatzel, Kayla Hawthorne, Miranda Gillilan, Abigale Collins, Brandon Coleman;

Rutland — Matthew Shiflet, Brandon Mahr, Dillon Mahr, Earl Russell Henry Fields.