Daily News Where you Live
College news for Jan. 28
The following students were named to the dean's list at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., for the fall semester of the 2011-2012 academic year: Erica Dillow of Gresham, a senior school of nursing student, and Ashley Nolting of Damascus, a freshman College of Arts and Sciences student.
Gresham student wins debate medal
Michael Walters of Gresham, a student at Oregon State University, picked up a medal at the Greater Portland Intercollegiate Debate League Tournament at Mt. Hood Community College, which featured schools from around the Pacific Northwest.
Walters received a bronze medal and fourth best speaker award in open international public debate for Oregon State.
Student represents George Fox at regional theater festival
Aaron Swor of Gresham, a Barlow High School graduate, is among 13 students who will represent George Fox University at The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival in Fort Collins, Colo., in mid-February.