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Denison University

Nathan Thorne of Gresham was one of 362 students named to Denison University's 2014 spring semester dean's list by Provost Kim Coplin.

Students who achieve dean's list status have maintained a grade point average of 3.7 or better (out of 4.0) for the semester. Thorne is a member of the Denison class of 2016.

Eastern New Mexico University

Melissa Smith of Gresham graduated from Eastern New Mexico University on May 10, 2014.

George Fox University

The following East County students recently graduated from George Fox University:

Stefanie Zurcher of Portland, bachelor of science in nursing; Michael Gama of Troutdale, doctorate of ministry; Jeffrey Buxton of Gresham, bachelor of science in engineering; Susan Carlson of Damascus, bachelor of arts in theater; Larissa Seigneur of Fairview, bachelor of science in nursing; Liliya Bachinskaya of Portland, bachelor of arts in psychology and bachelor of science in allied health; Connor Harris of Boring, bachelor of arts in marketing; Alyssa Emoto of Gresham, bachelor of science in engineering; Jordin Ketelsen of Gresham, bachelor of science in engineering; Emily Ferguson of Damascus, bachelor of arts in psychology; Charles Taylor of Portland, master of arts in clinical mental health counseling; Jessica Beliel of Portland, bachelor of science in elementary education; Grace Goodman of Portland, bachelor of arts in organizational communication; Philip Graber of Portland, bachelor of science in biology; Chad Chriestenson of Gresham, bachelor of arts in marketing; and Randall René of Troutdale, bachelor of arts in management and organizational leadership.

Hofstra University

Lyon Ngo of Portland graduated from Hofstra University in May 2014, earning a master of arts degree in industrial and organizational psychology.

Linfield College

Victoria A. Sapp, daughter of Scott and Michele Sapp of Gresham, graduated from Linfield College - Good Samaritan School of Nursing with a bachelor's degree in nursing. Sapp graduated cum laude, belonging to Alpha Lambda Delta and National Scholastic Honor Society.

Luther College

Maggie Steinberg, a senior from Damascus at Luther College, has been named to the 2014 spring semester dean's list. Steinberg is the daughter of Mary and Richard Steinberg.

Saint Martin's University

Saint Martin’s University has issued its spring semester 2014 dean’s list for outstanding academic achievement.

To earn academic honors at Saint Martin’s, undergraduate students must receive a 3.5 grade point average or higher (based on a 4.0 scale), carry at least a 12-semester-hour course load and complete all coursework undertaken for the semester. Students who accomplished this honor are: Ryan D. Pickthorn of Damascus, a junior studying business administration; Thalia M. Salazar-Crawford of Troutdale, a sophomore studying social work; and Bradley T. Whitmore of Portland, a freshman studying accounting.

Washington State University

The following East County students were named to the spring 2014 president's honor roll at Washington State University:

Kimberly Darlene Salvitelli of Damascus and Jackson Gayle Haselnus of Gresham.

Wheaton College

Georgeta Boanca of Portland was named to the Wheaton College dean's list for the spring 2014 semester.

Dean's list honors are earned at Wheaton by undergraduate students who carry 12 or more credit hours and achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher on the 4.0 scale.



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