Noteworthies: Local college students make dean's list

  • Sara Bares and Meghan Perna of Los Altos made the fall semester dean’s list at Belmont University, which requires a minimum course load of 12 hours and a GPA of 3.5 with no grade below a C.
  • Los Altos resident Aria Mendhekar, Class of 2023, made the fall semester dean’s list at Connecticut College, achieving Dean’s High Honors.

Four local students made the fall semester dean’s list at Baylor University, which requires a minimum GPA of 3.7 while enrolled in at least 12 semester hours.

  • Los Altos: Melissa L. Doyel, Louise Herrington School of Nursing, and Rebecca Cheri Smith, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Mountain View: Sarah Christina Caylor, Hankamer School of Business, and Hayley Grace Myers, Hankamer School of Business

Eleven local students made the fall semester dean’s list at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, which requires completion of a minimum of 12 graded degree credits in that semester. Each university school or college sets its own GPA requirements.

  • Los Altos: Margaret Eggleton, School of Education; Amy Lang, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences; Rachel Rosen, College of Letters and Science; Skylar Scull, College of Letters and Science; and Matthew Woo, College of Letters and Science
  • Los Altos Hills: Conor Gallivan, College of Engineering, dean’s honor list; Katherine Pederson, School of Business; and Charles Pun, College of Engineering, dean’s honor list
  • Mountain View: Yuxi Lin, College of Letters and Science; Sam Tobin, College of Engineering, dean’s honor list; and Emre Ustuner, College of Engineering, dean’s honor list

Noteworthies

Local students graduate from college

• Rachel Mock of Los Altos Hills earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology.

• Wyatt Eng of Los Altos earned a bachelor’s in bioinformatics from Pacific University. Eng graduated cum laude and received the Outstanding Contributions to Student Life Award from the university.

Noteworthies: Graduations and academic honors

Local students graduate from college

• Krystin E. Skidmore of Los Altos earned a master’s degree in music from Wichita State University. Skidmore’s major was music-opera performance.

Four local students graduated from Tulane University in May.

Noteworthies: College graduations and academic honors

Local students graduate from college

• Molly Aine Dempsey of Los Altos and Rachel Arissa Risk of Mountain View graduated from Baylor University in May. Dempsey earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Risk earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and graduated magna cum laude.

• Katelin Sullivan of Mountain View earned an associate’s degree in liberal education from Normandale Community College.

Noteworthies: Locals graduate college

Local students graduate from college

 

• Ashok Reddy of Los Altos earned a master’s degree in computer science from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

• Mikayla Allen of Mountain View earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from George Fox University. Allen made the spring semester dean’s list, which requires a GPA of 3.5 or above on 12 or more hours of graded work.

Noteworthies: College dean's lists and graduations

Local students make college dean’s list

• Kimberly Allen of Mountain View made the spring dean’s list at Marquette University.

• Ryan Fisse of Los Altos made the dean’s list at Bates College for the winter semester. To make the list, a student must earn a cumulative GPA of 3.77 or above. Fisse, a 2017 graduate of Los Altos High School, is a freshman at Bates.


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