October 31, 2014

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Campus News

Bowling Green State University
The following local students were named to the spring semester dean’s list at Bowling Green State University:
Brunswick — Erin Bugos, Kelly A. Burns, Ashley Nicole Carr, Karrie A. Cosgriff, Kelley M. Estremera, Rachael N. Glauner, Samantha L. Hnizdil, Jennifer M. Krinov, Nicholas A. Kulik, Amanda Marie Linville, Erika E. Meschkat, Darren R. Mills, Marc T. Opsincs, Aaron Richard Smeltzer, Steven M. Szuter, DeAnna S. Tegowski, Jessica M. Weiss;
Hinckley Township — Brittany Elizabeth Fiffick, Caterina Marie Guinta, Colin M. Kibler, Kristen L. Mooney, Katherine E. Valko, Colleen N. Verbus;
Litchfield Township — Katelyn E. Mowery, John K. Thomas, Tyler Michael Stabile;
Liverpool Township — Brittany Anne Boulton, Lauren R. Kruse, John Paul Leciejewski, Kelli L. Mock, Jessica A. Wurstle;
Medina — Travis J. Beckwith, Joseph J. Bruzda, David J. Burns, Alyssa Brittany, Brandi L. Creswell, Geoffrey M. Diederich, Kyle Joshua Duncan, Rachael A. Englebry, Kelley M. Estremera, Meghan Elaine Gillette, Kelly Marie Grieve, Jessica L. Haley, Katherine W. Hartman, Andrew M. Hascher, Matthew S. Hodek, Megan Rae Houghtaling, Jacquelyn A. Ish, Brendan Jeffrey Keep, Elizabeth Ann Marotti, Stefanie E. Miller, Kelli L. Mock, Sarah Ashley Porter, Stephanie L. Rein, Marissa A. Sayre, Matthew J. Strange, Brittney N. Thomas, David C. Upson, Ryan M. Voorhees, Brittany Michelle Wilson;
Seville — Allison R. Kotalac, Elizabeth J. Marrone, Travis Oren Schafer;
Wadsworth — Melissa J. Cook, Kendra A. Forbes, Emily G. Giermann, Michael James Hogue, Samantha Lauren Massau, Eric F. Reed, Nicholas P. Rusnak, Daniel Aaron Vandersommers, Timothy R. Westerman, Caitlin A. Wise, Jessica Elizabeth Zabarsky;
Westfield Center — Hillary E. Hewit.
Kent State University
The following students were named to the spring semester dean’s list at Kent State University:
Brunswick — Megan Arnica, Brittany Belko, Amanda Bova, Amanda Conkey, Keith Crookston, Hayley Facer, Julie Ferraro, Jennifer Frimel, Melissa Gibbons, Jacqueline Hanrahan, Marcy Herman, Kevin Hradek, Danielle Hurley, Brad Jasin, Kathleen Keylor, Amanda Kowalsky, Rebecca Likavec, Lindsey Mazzola, Cassandra Neumann, Kristina Obrenic, Nicholas Pillar, William Piotrowski, Dawn Ricciardi, Amanda Ryba, Ashley Schreiner, Erin Schreiner, Arthur Shulsky, Dawn Sommers, Amanda Tharp, Jessica Tuma, Michael Ricciardi;
Hinckley Township — Barbara Ditzel, Jeffrey Krause;
Litchfield Township — Joshua Fulton, Kevin Klein, William Kucinski;
Liverpool Township — Kristen Leciejewski, Kelly O’Brien, Molly Ring, Mary Rundle, Kristen Simmerly, Lauren Szymanski;
Lodi — Nicholas Arble, Nicole Delima, Megan Indoe, Heather Landrum, Alyssa Loveless, Renee Pearce, Kaitlin Stephens;
Medina — Allison Bender, Ashley Betteker, Erin Bilbrey, Rhiannon Bitting, Sarah Bohannon, Kelly Calvey, Neal Casper, Amanda Davis, Jessica Davis, Kate Early, Michelle Eckhardt, Bethina Erdos, Emily Evans, John Fellabaum, Kathleen Flower, Ryan Gauvreau, Kevin Gircsis, Danielle Gregoire, Brandon Halleen, Nicole Hanwell, Ian Harrington, Bridget Hausman, Kimberly Houser, Adam Imbrogno, Christian Kallio, Andrew Konya, Alyssa Lane, Rebecca Lenhard, Ryan Lowe, Kristin Maile, Nadine Miyares, Carlos Mojica, Stephanie Morse, Sarah Papcun, Brittany Parker, Susan Pietrasz, Tracey Polanski, Stephanie Pruitt, Colleen Rankin, Courtney Redman, Heather Reisner, Emily Roetzel, Jennifer Sandoval, Katherine Schanz, Richard Soeder, Tracey Sullivan, Holly Talbott, Katherine Talbott, Jessica Toocheck, Lisa Vegel, Julie Weglewski, Carly Williams, Megan Ziolkowski, Michael Wyrock;
Seville — Cody Bertke, Nicholas Karakaian, Scott Kreider, Megan O’Brien, Kaitlin O’Rourke, Samantha Rogers, Sydney Sustarsic;
Sharon Township — Nicole Rees;
Spencer — Michelle Wotowiec;
Wadsworth — Peter Bach, April Bachtel, Sarah Bowman, Cayla Caldwell, Charlene Doering, Colleen Dragovich, Ross Ferrise, Brittany Fracasso, Amanda Golz, Stephanie Green, Courtney Harris, Sandra Haun, Emily Ingersoll, Charles Kindig, Justin Klish, Jennifer Kolb, Rebecca Kolb, Hannah Krumheuer, Melissa Lyle, Tiffany McGee, Elizabeth Myers, Benjamin Nied, Rochelle O’Neil, Sarah Poling, Daniel Rahe, Andrew Reiss, Adam Sanderson, Caitlin Saniga, Emily Schmeltzer, Allison Schondel, Shannon Smith, Emily Stine, Abbey Stirgwolt, Tiffany Strong, Brian Thoma, Daniel Tolliver, Justin Tomajko, Lauren Wheatley, Alicia Zaleha, Allison Zsinko, Joseph Zvada.
Other campus news
Mary E. Allen of Brunswick was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Edinboro University.
Corey L. Bernard of Medina was named to the spring quarter dean’s list at Otterbein College.
Benjamin Grant Chojnacki of Medina graduated cum laude from Ohio Wesleyan University.
Brittany Dianne Church of Brunswick was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Edinboro University.
Peg DiMarco of Liverpool Township received the Outstanding Graduate Faculty Award from the University of Akron College of Nursing. She is an assistant professor of nursing.
Katherine E. Farver of Wadsworth graduated cum laude from Otterbein College with a Bachelor of Science in early childhood education. She also was named to the spring quarter dean’s list.
Amanda R. Fisher of Wadsworth graduated cum laude from Otterbein College with a Bachelor of Science in accounting. She also was named to the spring quarter dean’s list.
Amanda G. Fugate of Seville graduated cum laude from Otterbein College with a Bachelor of Arts in art. She also was named to the spring quarter dean’s list.
Matthew Hanson of Wadsworth was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Ferris State University.
Peter Gregory Hargrove of Medina graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University.
Kristine T. Kolosky of Medina was named to the spring dean’s list at Saint Francis University.
Kathryn Lynn Kubasta of  Medina was named to the spring dean’s list at Denison University.
Jennifer Lane of Medina was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Indiana State University.
Vivienne LaRose of Medina received the Outstanding Graduate Award from the University of Akron College of Nursing.
Brian J. Meyers of Medina graduated from Edinboro University.
Nicholas Mizenko  of Medina was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Westminster College.
Mary Elizabeth Mooney of Medina was named to the spring dean’s list at Denison University.
Stephanie Morse of Medina was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Kent State University. She is working at the U.S. Open this June. She plans to receive a bachelor’s degree in hospitality management in August.
Benjamin Nida of Seville was named to the spring semester dean’s list at St. Bonaventure University.
Kevin M. Paul of Hinckley Township was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Wilmington College.
Dustin A. Placke of Seville graduated with a Master’s of Business Administration from Xavier University Williams College of Business. In 2004, he earned his Bachelor of Science from the engineering department of the University of Dayton. He is a 2000 graduate of Cloverleaf High School.
Elizabeth Anne Polter of Wadsworth graduated cum laude from Ohio Wesleyan University.
Stephanie E. Prechtel of Wadsworth was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Wilmington College.
Janet Renee Radachy of York Township graduated from Otterbein College with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology.
Adam Rady of Seville was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Westminster College.
Caitlin E. Reed of Medina was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Wilmington College.
Danielle N. Remington of Homer Township was named to the dean’s list at Wittenberg University.
David Rench of Medina graduated magna cum laude from Miami University. He received the W.E. Anderson Presidential Scholarship, R.L. Edwards Physics Scholarship, was a member of Sigma Pi Sigma physics honorary and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Rench plans to attend Penn State University as a doctoral candidate studying experimental condensed matter physics of nanoscale devices.
Alison E. Rohlfs of Medina was named to the dean’s list at Wittenberg University.
Michael U. Ruhlin of Medina graduated with high distinction from the College of Arts and Sciences at Ohio Northern University. He received a Bachelor of Science in biology.
Katherine Schwartz of Medina was named to the second semester dean’s list at Loyola University.
Ashley A. Service of Westfield Center graduated from Otterbein College with a Bachelor of Science in nursing. She also was named to the spring quarter dean’s list.
Jaclyn J. Sir Louis of Hinckley Township was named to the spring quarter dean’s list at Otterbein College.
Thomas G. Smith of Wadsworth received a bachelor of arts in management from Wittenberg University. He also was named to the dean’s list.
Andrea Spickler of Medina graduated from Shepherd University on May 19.
Abby Swope of Wadsworth was named to the spring dean’s list at Walsh University.
Seville resident Daniel James Troike has received a Society of Automotive Engineers Scholarship at Cedarville University. Troike, a 2007 graduate of Cloverleaf High School, plans to major in mechanical engineering.
Amanda L. Twardzik of Hinckley Township was named to the dean’s list at Wittenberg University.
Jillian J. Van Auken of Medina was named to the spring quarter dean’s list at Otterbein College.
Megan M. Weber of Wadsworth graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in English, receiving departmental honors, from Wittenberg University. She also was named to the dean’s list.
Jansen S. Wehrley of Medina received a bachelor of arts in art from Wittenberg University. He also was named to the dean’s list.
Dana M. Weigel of Medina graduated with high distinction from the College of Arts and Sciences at Ohio Northern University. She received a Bachelor of Arts in international studies and French.
Ken Wendt of Medina graduated from Illinois State University with a Master of Music. He plans to continue his education at the University of Memphis where he has been accepted into the Doctoral Program for Musical Arts.
Paulette Wendt of Medina graduated from Santa Ana College in California with a nursing degree. She currently has biology and master of physiology degrees. Nursing will be her third degree in the health/medical field. 
Jordan Daniel Wolff of Medina was named to the spring dean’s list at Denison University.
Ryan Worcester of Spencer has been granted the Bluffton University Incentive Scholarship.
Mary C. Workman of Medina graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of arts in education from Wittenberg University.
Donald Jordan Yezerski of Medina was named to the spring dean’s list at Denison University.
Amy M. Young of Medina was named to the dean’s list at Columbia College in Missouri.
Margaret J. Zmrazek of Medina received a bachelor of arts in management from Wittenberg University.