Student news - Jan. 31

January 31, 2012
  • Bethany Ferguson
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TOWSON, Md. — Bethany Ferguson of Hagerstown was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Towson University.

She is starting her senior year at Towson at the end of January.

She graduated from  Boonsboro High School.

She is the daughter of David and Saundra Ferguson of Hagerstown.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. —  Daniel Ridenour of Smithsburg was named to the president’s list for the fall semester at West Virginia University. 

Ridenour, a freshman, has a 4.0 grade-point average.

He is majoring in mining engineering.

Ridenour is a Smithsburg High School graduate. 

He is the son of Peggy and Harold Ridenour of Smithsburg.

ATLANTA — Max Stockslager, a biomedical and materials science engineering major at the Georgia Institute of Technology, earned the distinction of faculty honors for the fall semester.

Stockslager is also an undergraduate researcher studying bone and cartilage biology at Georgia Tech’s Boyan and Schwartz Laboratory.

He formerly lived in Waynesboro, Pa., before moving to Georgia.

He is s 2011 graduate of St. Maria Goretti High School in Hagerstown.

ASHLAND, Ohio — Christian Wilson of New Market, Md., was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Ashland University.

Wilson is a political science major.

Wilson is a 2010 graduate of New Life Christian School.       

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. — The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Delaware Valley College:

Lindsey Kahler of Mercersburg, Pa.

Emily Meagher of Frederick, Md.

Nicole Hood of Middletown, Md.

Katie Frey of Smithsburg     

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, honored the following cadets and active duty military students with Gold Stars for academic excellence during the fall semester:

Alexander Wade Morgan of Frederick, Md., an English major

Ryan Thomas Heavner of Hagerstown, a business administration major

Whitney Monika Nave of Greencastle, Pa., a physical education major

Gold Stars are awarded to students who achieve a 3.7 grade-point average or higher on a 4.0 scale.

In addition, Cadet Patrick H. Riley of Walkersville, Md., was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester.

Riley is seeking a bachelor’s degree in chemistry.

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