Sociology Prize winner
Elizabeth Sherman was honored for outstanding achievements at Trinity College Honors Day. Sherman, a member of Class of 2012, won The Sociology Prize, which recognizes outstanding scholarship in sociology. The prize was established in 1984 by the department of Sociology and is awarded to a sociology major for achievement at the advanced undergraduate level.
Stonehill dean's list
The following students were named to the Stonehill College dean's list for the spring 2012 semester: Kirsten Arvidson, Class of 2014; Michelle Calabro, Class of 2012; and Timothy Lyman, Class of 2015. To qualify for the dean's list, students must have a semester grade point average of 3.50 or better and must have completed successfully all courses for which they were registered.
Recent college graduates
Josephine Morgan received a degree from Ithaca College's School of Communications with a major in integrated marketing communications.
Allison Hyde graduated from Radford University with a bachelor of science degree in interior design and fashion.
Dominic Brown and Christos Theodorou graduated from Union College. Brown received a bachelor of science degree in psychology. Theodorou received a bachelor of arts degree in history.
Matthew Doherty and Gregory Pennington graduated from Gettysburg College with a bachelors degree in political science on May 20, 2012.
The following students graduated from American International College on May 20: Maria Hamilton, moderate disabilities major, master of education degree; Elizabeth Klayman, reading major, certificate of advanced graduate studies degree; Nancy Minigell, elementary education major, master of education degree; Joan Veznaian, reading major, master of education degree.
Lindsay Stanley received a bachelor's degree from Bard College on May 26, 2012.
The following students graduated from Wake Forest University on May 21: James Crockett, Joshua Jacobs, John Nugent and Daniel Pouliot.
Blaxter honored for taking action
Lauren Blaxter, a human rights major, received a Community Action Award from the Bard Center for Civic Engagement.