Education

Local students named to college dean’s lists

ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine — A number of local students have earned dean’s list recognition at their respective colleges for the spring semester.

Jordan Tanguay of Fort Kent was selected for inclusion on the dean’s list for academic achievement during the spring 2020 semester at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must have completed at least four courses and have an academic average of 3.6 based on a 4.0 scale for the semester.

Nathan Chamberland of St. Agatha was named to the dean’s list for outstanding academic achievement in the second semester of the 2019-2020 academic year at Maine Maritime Academy in Castine. Students named to the dean’s list earn a grade point average of 3.3 or above on a 4.0 scale.

Shanna Thibodeau of Fort Kent was named to the dean’s list at the University of Maine at Augusta. To qualify for the full-time Dean’s List, students must complete a minimum of 12 credit hours of 100- level or higher UMA coursework (exclusive of pass/fail courses) and maintain a semester grade point average in these courses of 3.25 or higher, with no grade below C- in any of these courses.

Laura St. Pierre of Fort Kent, Kristen Glidden of St. David and Danielle Nadeau of St. Francis were named to the dean’s list at the University of Southern Maine. To achieve the honor, USM full-time undergraduate students must have completed 12 credit hours or more (with a minimum of 12 letter-graded credits excluding required, program-specific pass/fail credits) and have received a grade point average of 3.6 or above.

Simone Martin of Fort Kent, Harley Carter of Madawaska and Brenton Soucy of Van Buren were named to the dean’s list at the University of Maine at Farmington. Dean’s list honor goes to students completing a minimum of 12 credits in courses producing quality points. Students whose grade point average for the semester is equal to or greater than 3.8 are awarded high academic achievement. Students whose grade point average for the semester is less than 3.8 but equal to or greater than 3.5 are awarded academic achievement. Any incompletes must be satisfactorily completed before the student is honored with dean’s list status.

The following were named to the dean’s list at the University of Maine in Orono: Samuel Swope of Eagle Lake; Lily Brickman, Lori Callnan, Emma Pooler, David Roy and Tony Valcourt of Fort Kent; Olivia Gervais and Emily Lavertu of Frenchville; Alex Daigle, Courtney Daigle, Jenna Dugal, Ben Hebert, Evan Hebert, Isabelle Jandreau, Hollie Morneault, Chelsea Pelletier, Raleigh Toussaint and Ethan Williams of Madawaska; Jonny Blanchette of New Canada; Donna Morin and Liz Theriault of St. David; Dorothy Harris of Sinclair; and Lyndsey Lavoie of Van Buren.

Mandy Li of Madawaska has been named to the dean’s list at the University of New Hampshire in Durham for earning highest honors. Dean’s list students must be enrolled in a full-time course load (12 or more graded credits). Highest honors are awarded to students who earn a semester grade point average of 3.85 or more. Students with a 3.65 to 3.84 average are awarded high honors and students whose grade point average is 3.5 through 3.64 are awarded honors.

Taylor Dionne of Madawaska, the child of James J. Dionne and Lyse H. Dionne of Madawaska, was named to the dean’s list at Bates College in Lewiston. This is a distinction earned by students whose cumulative grade point average is 3.8 or higher.

Named to the dean’s list at Thomas College in Waterville were the following: Jonathan Chasse, Ryan Chasse, Samuel Johnson, Kayden Nadeau, Jacalyn Pelletier and Isaac Robichaud, all of Fort Kent; and Hailey Vanier of Madawaska.

Daley Pedersen of Madawaska has been named to the Emerson College dean’s list for the spring 2020 semester. The requirement to make Emerson’s Dean’s List is a grade point average of 3.7 or higher.

Bryce Madore of Fort Kent and Tyler Pelletier of Madawaska were named to the dean’s list at Eastern Maine Community College in Bangor.To earn the recognition, full-time students must earn a semester grade point average of 3.25 or higher.

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