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.
• Kimberly Allen of Mountain View earned a bachelor’s in nursing from Marquette University.
• Emma Cummings of Mountain View earned a bachelor’s in animal science with a minor in equine science from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. Cummings is a 2015 graduate of The King’s Academy.
• Lillyanne Yanez of Los Altos earned a master’s in applied behavior analysis from Western Connecticut State University.
Three students from Los Altos graduated from the University of San Diego last month.
• Nicole Arra earned a bachelor’s in behavioral neuroscience.
• Bethany Murray earned a bachelor’s in sociology and graduated magna cum laude.
• Alexander Nelson earned a bachelor’s in accountancy.
Local college students earn academic honors
• Jack Phelps of Los Altos made the spring dean’s list at the University of Dayton, which requires a GPA of 3.5 or above for the semester.
• Kelsey Martin of Los Altos made the spring president’s list at the University of Alabama, which requires a 4.0 GPA. To make the list, a student must take a full-time course load.
• Jennifer Kellogg of Los Altos made the spring dean’s list at Connecticut College, achieving Dean’s High Honors. Kellogg is a human development major.
• Nicole Parsons of Los Altos made the spring semester dean’s list at George Fox University, which requires a GPA of 3.5 or above on 12 or more hours of graded work. Parsons is a junior majoring in psychology.