The following students were named to the Fairfield University dean's list for the spring 2012 semester: Shannon Cooney, Jillian Himmer, Carolyn Jenkins and Carli Markus. To be selected for the dean's list, a student must attain a grade point average of at least 3.5.
The following students graduated from the University of Massachusetts Lowell on May 26: Shallane Agramonte, Melissa Alfonso, Andrea Boshar, Junhee Cho, Charly Darius, Jason Dickinson, Carthy Fabre, Gregory Finger, Brittany Hallstrom, Lisa Hwang, Jeffrey Kohr, Eric Landers, Jacqui Levesque, Megan Lewis, Meghan Martin, Raysa Mateo, Satyam Modi, Karine Nabbout, David Nader, Matthew Perry, Daniel Piercy, Alexander Rindone, Claire Russell, Nicole Sambursky, Samantha Samoiel, Sindhuri Sannapureddy, Julio Santos, Harrison Shulik, Ann Sullivan, William Tryder, Jesus Villarreal, Emily Welsh, Salwa Zakaria and Tudor Zetea.
Ryan Walsh, son of Saleha and David Walsh, received his bachelor of arts degree from the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. Walsh graduated summa cum laude with a degree in management. He was part of the Commonwealth Honors College and received the Faculty Award for outstanding leadership.
Kaitlin Mara, a member of the class of 2015, and Kate Roman, a member of the class of 2012, were named to the Providence College dean's list for the spring 2012 semester. To qualify, students must achieve at least a 3.55 grade point average with a minimum of 12 credits.
Michael Shannon II, son of Carolyn and Michael Shannon, earned a graduate degree from Washington University in St. Louis on May 18. Shannon graduated with a doctor of law from the School of Law. He is a 2006 graduate of Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H.
Michael James Cerchione graduated from the University of Miami with a bachelor of arts in economics. Derek Michael Cerchione graduated form Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a bachelor of science in biology and will attend Johns Hopkins University for his PhD. They are the sons of Michael and Linda Cerchione.