Eastern Connecticut State University
Willimantic, CT—Displays of research and creativity dominated the Eastern Connecticut State University campus on April 12 for the annual CREATE conference. CREATE stands for “Celebrating Research Excellence and Artistic Talent at Eastern,” and is the university’s premier undergraduate conference. Among the conference participants was Dominic Livoti ‘19 of Orange who majors in Environmental Earth Science. Livoti presented “Lithological and Structural Evolution of the Soapstone Mtn Metagabbro Complex, Somers, CT.” The day-long showcase featured more than 250 students from all majors who led oral and poster presentations, panel discussions, music and dance performances, art and photography exhibitions, new-media demonstrations and more.
Hamden, CT –Abigail Immanuel of Woodbridge was among 14 Quinnipiac University students who were recently inducted into the Connecticut Delta Chapter of Phi Sigma Tau, the international honor society for philosophy. To qualify for induction, students must be a sophomore, complete two philosophy courses, have both a high overall GPA and a high average in their philosophy courses and rank in the top 35 percent of their class.
New York—Daejin Kim of Orange, CT, was named to Adelphi University’s fall 2018 Dean’s List. Kim is majoring in Biology. Kim was among a select group of outstanding students named to the fall 2018 Dean’s List. The list comprises full-time students-registered for 12 or more credits-who have completed at least nine graded credits and achieved a GPA of 3.5 or above for the semester. This recognition becomes part of the student’s academic record and is entered into the individual’s transcript.
Boston, MA—Jaden Esse, a resident of Orange, CT, has been named to the Emerson College Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 semester. Esse is majoring in Media Arts Production. The requirement to make Emerson’s Dean’s List is a grade point average of 3.7 or higher.
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI – Annika Marie Lundgren, of Orange CT achieved Dean’s List Recognition for Spring Term 2019 at Michigan State University (M.S.U.). The Dean’s List honors all full-time undergraduates at M.S.U. who earn a 3.50 or better grade-point average for the courses totaling 12 or more credits for a given semester and for which grades have been recorded under the numerical grading system. Annika completed her junior year and has achieved Dean’s List for 5 consecutive semesters.
University of New Hampshire
Durham, NH—Jack Demirjian of Orange graduated from the University of New Hampshire in May 2019. He earned a BS degree in Environmental Conservation & Sustain. Students are only graduated after the Registrar’s Office has certified that all degree requirements have been successfully completed. Participating in the commencement ceremony is the act of honoring and celebrating academic achievement.
Sacred Heart University
Fairfield, CT – Alayna Catherine Dixson of Orange received a Bachelor of Science Degree, Marketing, Fashion Merchandising and Digital Design at Sacred Heart University’s 53rd Annual Commencement held on May 11 and 12, 2019.