Hamilton College has announced the names of local students who were named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester. Congratulations to <<Courtney Brown>>, who is majoring in Biology, and <<Katherine Whiston>>, who is majoring in World Politics. Both are members of the class of 2018 and both are graduates of Rye High School.

<<Penelope Deen>> was named to the Dean’s List at Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio. Deen, a graduate of Rye High School, is majoring in Acting.

<<Claudia Franklin>> was named to the Dean's List at the Roy H. Park School of Communications at Ithaca College. She is majoring in Integrated Marketing Communications.

<<Alexander Janowicz>>, a first-year student at Colby College, recently returned from spending the fall semester studying abroad in Salamanca, Spain. She is a graduate of Rye High School.

<<Sadie Mazzola>> was named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire for earning Highest Honors.

<<John McCabe>> was named to the Emerson College Dean's List. To earn the honor, a student must have a grade point average of 3.7 or higher. McCabe is majoring in Media Arts Production.

<<Peter Nolan>> was named to the Dean’s List at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, where he is majoring in Computer Science. Nolan is a member of the class of 2018.

<<Alexandra Pankoff>> was named to the Dean’s List at the University of Vermont. To be so recognized, a student must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and rank in the top 20 percent of the class in their respective college or school.

<<Grier Poole,>> a senior at Bucknell University, was named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester. A student must receive a GPA of 3.5 or higher to earn this distinction.

Two local students were named to the Dean’s List at The University of Hartford. Congratulations to <<Thomas Steers>> and <<Max Twyman>>.