Area residents make the Dean's List at RIT
ROCHESTER, N.Y. - The following local residents made the Dean's List for the winter 2013 quarter at Rochester Institute of Technology:
Carly Backus of Westfield, a second-year student in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.
Ryan Vazquez of Portland, a fourth-year student in RIT's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences.
Alec Freyn of Westfield, a first-year student in RIT's College of Science.
Randall Farber of Clymer, a first-year student in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.
Bethany Heiser of Panama, a second-year student in RIT's B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences.
Taylor Williams of Mayville, a second-year student in RIT's College of Applied Science and Technology.
Wilson named to Dean's List at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
TROY, N.Y. - Gregory Wilson of Westfield has been named to the Dean's list at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute for the fall 2012 semester. The dean's list recognizes full-time students who maintain grade-point averages of a minimum of 3.0 out of a possible 4.0 and have no grades below "C." Wilson studies mechanical engineering.
Lesniowski recognized for academic achievements at Purdue University
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - About 14,800 Purdue University students earned academic honors for the fall 2012 semester. The students recognized included James Lesniowski of Ashville.
To earn honors, students must have had at least a 3.5 semester or cumulative grade point average on a four-point scale.