Education New in brief

Congdon recognized for achievements

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Hunter J. Congdon of Fort Plain, was recognized for the academic achievements during the fall 2018 semester at The Citadel.

The gold stars are awarded to cadets and students at The Citadel who achieved a 3.7 grade point average or higher. Cadets and students who achieve gold star recognition are also placed on The Citadel’s dean’s list.

The Citadel offers academic programs through its 16 academic departments that are organized into five schools. One of the newest departments is The Citadel Department of Intelligence and Security Studies.

Springfield students named to dean’s list

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — The following local Springfield College students were named to the dean’s list for academic excellence for the fall 2018 term:

Kayla Bogdan of Amsterdam, is studying health science-occupational therapy.

Joseph Salatel of Johnstown, is studying athletic training.

The criteria for selection to the dean’s list requires that the student must have a minimum semester grade point average of 3.500 for the semester.

Jarabek named to president’s list

CLEMSON, S.C. — Daniel T. Jarabek of Johnstown, has been named to the president’s list at Clemson University for the fall 2018 semester.

Jarabek is majoring in architecture.

To be named to the president’s list, a student must achieve a 4.0 (all As) grade-point average.

Jones makes Plattsburgh dean’s list

PLATTSBURGH — Ashlee N. Jones, the daughter of Richard and Michelle Jones of Fonda, was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, Clinton County.

Jones, a 2017 graduate of Fonda-Fultonville High School, is a junior who is studying early education and special education with an English language arts concentration.

SUNY Oswego names honor students

OSWEGO — The following is for the State University of New York at Oswego.

∫ The university has named the following high-performing area students to the president’s list for fall 2018 for earning grade point averages of 3.80 and above on the 4.00 scale.

Samuel R. Bobbette of Piseco, a senior with a major in biology.

Michael J. Darling of Northville, a junior with a major in graphic design.

Kaeleigh Lozier of Johnstown, a junior with a major in psychology.

Nicole O’Brien of Amsterdam, a senior with a major in human development.

Nicholas A. Proietti of Amsterdam, a junior with a major in physics.

∫ The university has named the following area student’s earning a grade point average of 3.3 to 3.79 to the fall 2018 deans’ list.

Elizabeth I. Anderson of Johnstown, a senior with a major in broadcasting and mass communication.

Lindsay Cantelupe of Gloversville, a senior with a major in graphic design.

Louis Fedullo of Amsterdam, a freshman with an (undeclared at this time) major.

Tanner Hlozansky of Johnstown, a junior with a major in business administration.

Area students make Delhi dean’s list

Ten area students have been named to the fall dean’s list at the State University at Delhi for achieving a grade-point average of 3.50 or higher.

They are as follows: Katie Herba, a business and technology management major, and Sheri Brewer, nursing major, both of Johnstown; Echo Carey, an event management major, Preeyaporn Srichuen-Hawley, a nursing major, and Lauren Kuchark, a nursing major, all of Gloversville; Scott Downing of Northville, a nursing major; Ashlee Weddell of Mayfield, a nursing major; Joseph Puglisi and Jessica Rivera, both nursing majors from Amsterdam; and Ian O’Neil of Canajoharie, mechatronics technology major.