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Tuesday, June 12, 2018 by The Press in School

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Several Bethlehem area residents have been named to the Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania 2018 spring semester dean’s list. To qualify, they earned a quality point average of 3.5 or higher (based on 4.0) during the semester. They are Mary Anthony, Alexa Diaz, Jonathan Draper, Lilla Feher, Jeanmarie Graham, Paula Graner, Samantha Heydt, Nicholas Laudenslager, Michael Mintzer, Alexandria Ostman, Kaitlyn Ruela, Chase Sakitis, Nathan Shapiro, Kristin Smith, Kathryn Spirk, Shawn Swift, Bin Wang, Thomas Weber, Ashley Jae Weinberg, Anthony Yob and Victoria Young.

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is located at 400 E. Second St., Bloomsburg, 17815. For information, visit

Cedarville University

Joshua Kochsmeier, of Bethlehem, was named to Cedarville University 2018 spring semester dean’s list with a 3.5 GPA and took at least 12 credit hours.

Cedarville University is located at 251 N. Main St., Cedarville, Ohio 45314. For information, visit www.

Coastal Carolina University

Carolina Paul-Lastres and Jasmine Rodriguez, both Bethlehem area residents, were named to the Coastal Carolina University dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester. The students achieved a 3.5 GPA or higher during the semester in order to be included in the list.

Coastal Carolina University is located at 100 Chanticleer Drive E., Conway, S.C. 29528. For information, visit

DeSales University

The following Bethlehem area and Fountain Hill residents were named to the DeSales University Spring 2018 semester dean’s list. To qualify, a student must have a minimum 3.25 GPA. They are, from Bethlehem: Francis J. Altmire, Kelly M. Angelucci, David J. Bast, Paul A. Betz, Rachel L. Bianco, Bridget O. Broskey, Abigail K. Brossman, Clare L. Brossman, Devan R. Carrodo, Nicole A. Cruts, Chelsea M. DeFrancisco, Ryan Denny, Michael P. Donlan, Kyle D. Elliott, Thomas C. Epsaro, Haided Estevez, Carli J. Frederick, Abigail L. Garza, Aliyah A. Gomez, Christy R. Gormley, Tyler M. Hein, Megan A. Hetzel, Jennifer L. Kurman, Brittany L. Magaro, Johanna P. Malec, Richard Marcano, Landon T. McCallister, Ben Mogoi, Lorita S. Moussa, Cailee B. Murphy, Joseph W. Nicolello, Carlos A. Perez, Chriswell V. Quiba, Marquita L. Ramos, Zachary B. Reichard, Heidi R. Salim, Cayla A. Schaffer, Andrew Segal, Ilya Shvindlerman, Loi Tran, Matthew J. Trovato, Sara Turk, Jessica R. Vargo, Shannon R. Vaught, Joseph C. Vlossak and Ashley E. Wakeling; and from Fountain Hill: Libby E. Ortiz.

DeSales University is located at 2755 Station Ave., Center Valley, 18034. Visit

Hamilton College

Stephen C. Wisser, of Bethlehem, has been named to the at Hamilton College 2018 spring semester dean’s list. To be named to the list, he carried a course load of four or more graded credits with an average of 3.5 or above throughout the semester.

Hamilton College is located at 198 College Hill Road, Clinton, N.Y. 13323. Visit

King’s College

Emily Barbella, Jordan Barnhill, Michael Brandle, Taylor Duplaga, Emilee Engler, and Martina Gale, all of Bethlehem, and Erich Weiss, of Hellertown, were named to the King’s College spring 2018 dean’s list

King’s College is located at 133 N. River St, Wilkes-Barre, 18711. For information, call 1-888-KINGS-PA or visit

Lebanon Valley College

Two Bethlehem area residents were named to the Lebanon Valley spring 2018 semester dean’s list. or the. Christa Abert and Justin Benton qualified to be included by maintaining a GPA of at least 3.4 out of 4.0.

Lebanon Valley College is located at 101 College Ave., Annville, 17003. For information, visit

Misericordia University

Michael Dubinski, of Hanover Township, a Government, Law and National Security major, and Kali McCornac, of Bethlehem, a speech-language pathology major, completed the University Honors Program. Each was awarded a gold stole at the institution’s annual Honors and Awards Ceremony at Lemmond Theater, Walsh Hall. The University Honors program requires students to participate in honors sections of their core courses, participate in Honors Exploration Seminars, complete an Honors Capstone project and achieve a grade point average above 3.25.

Misericordia University is located at 301 Lake St., Dallas, 18612.Visit

Northeastern University

Hellertown resident Kelsey Gatchel was named to the Northeastern University spring semester 2018 dean’s list. She carried a full program of at least four courses, had a quality point average of 3.5 or greater out of a possible 4.0 and had no single grade lower than a C- during the course of her college career to qualify for the list.

Northeastern University is located at 360 Huntington Ave., Boston, Mass. 02115. For information, call 617-373-2000 or visit

University of Rhode Island

Rebecca Z. Tenaglia, of Bethlehem, was named to the University of Rhode Island spring 2018 dean’s list as either a full-time student who completed 12 or more credits for letter grades during a semester and achieved at least a 3.30 quality point average; or part-time students qualify with the accumulation of 12 or more credits for letter grades earning at least a 3.30 quality point average.

The University of Rhode Island is located at 45 Upper College Road, Kingston, RI 02881. Visit

William & Mary

Giselle Ferguson and Matias Pineiro, of Bethlehem, were recently named to the spring 2018 semester dean’s list at the College of William & Mary. To be included, the full-time degree seeking undergraduate students took at least 12 credit hours and earned a 3.6 quality point average during the semester.

The College of William & Mary is located at 200 Stadium Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23185. Visit