SALISBURY, Md. — Dominique Adelina Forsman, a freshman, was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester in the Fulton School of Liberal Arts at Salisbury University.
She is the daughter of Cheryl Titus of Hagerstown.
She graduated from Clear Spring High School in 2012.
MEQUON, Wis. — Rachel Shirk of Hagerstown was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Concordia University Wisconsin.
She is a senior majoring in history.
Boonsboro High School freshman Grace Li will be honored for Student Accomplishment in Gifted and Talented Education as part of the Excellence in Gifted and Talented Education School Awards on Thursday.
The awards program begins at 6 p.m. at The Kossiakoff Center at Johns Hopkins University and is sponsored by the Maryland Advisory Council for Gifted and Talented Education.
The administration and staff at Boonsboro High say Li is well deserving of such an honor. Principal Peggy Pugh calls her, “…a special student, a rare standout who is highly intelligent and demonstrates great character.”
According to Karri Ernst, who teaches Li in Honors U.S. Studies II, “Grace is one of the highest achieving students I have ever had. She sets a standard for excellence.” Boonsboro High’s Academic Team adviser, Tracy Salka, said, “Grace, with her intelligence, compassion and most of all, humility, will accomplish great things.”
SALISBURY, Md. — Sea Gull Century cyclists raise thousands of dollars annually for charities, including the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and Habitat for Humanity.
One other group that benefits is Salisbury University students.
Proceeds from the 2012 event and extra donations from riders provided $6,000 in scholarships for 11 students who have participated or served as event volunteers.
Those from this area include Nicole Frushour, an athletic training major from Myersville, Md.; and Caroline Hayden, an athletic training major from Mount Airy, Md.
Selected annually by the Sea Gull Century Scholarship Committee, and given through the SU Foundation Inc., the awards are for use during the spring semester. Students must have a minimum 3.0 grade-point average. Amounts range from $250 to $1,000.
RADFORD, Va. — Emily Grace Winters of Hagerstown was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Radford University.
Winters is a sophomore music major.
CARLISLE, Pa. — Patricia Ann Kotrady of Greencastle, Pa., was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Dickinson College,
The first-year student is a graduate of Greencastle-Antrim (Pa.) High School.
She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Kotrady of Greencastle.
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Alex Pollock of New Market, Md., was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Olivet Nazarene University.
PHILADELPHIA — Megan Mohadjer Beromi of Mount Airy, Md., a chemistry major, was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at University of the Sciences.
BALTIMORE — The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Notre Dame of Maryland University:
Queenstar Akrong of Frederick, Md.
Claire Amatucci of Mount Airy, Md.