College News

Wednesday July 10, 2013

University of
Southern California

LOS ANGELES -- Gillian Boyd, a resident of Wilmington, Vt., is currently attending the University of Southern California for its Master of Social Work (MSW) program. Boyd is concentrating in health and military services and has recently been chosen by The Board for the Association of Social Work Leaders in Healthcare, Southern California, as the Student Liaison for the 2013/2014 school year.

The vision of the Society of Social Work Leadership in Health Care is to be the premiere national and international professional organization and voice for social work leadership and leader development in healthcare. The board is dedicated to promoting the universal availability, accessibility, coordination, and effectiveness of health care that addresses the psychosocial components of health and illness. After graduation she hopes to work in the New England area.

Emory University

ATLANTA -- Lawrence Farley of Brattleboro, Vt., received a bachelor of arts degree from Emory College of Arts and Sciences of Emory University in Atlanta on May 13.

Savannah College

of Art and Design

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Monika Grist-Weiner of Brattleboro, Vt., and Sarah Hawksley of Jamaica, Vt., were both named to the dean’s list at the Savannah College of Art and Design for spring quarter 2013.

SUNY Canton

CANTON, N.Y. -- Christopher R. Woodworth of Brattleboro, Vt., a Mechanical Technology major, was named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at SUNY Canton. Woodworth is a 2009 graduate of Brattleboro Union High School.

Area students named to the president’s list for outstanding academic achievement during the spring 2013 semester at SUNY Canton were:

Courtney L. Carey a Legal Studies major of Brattleboro. Carey is a 2001 graduate of Monadnock Regional High School in Swanzey, N.H.

Daniel S. Elliott, a Mechanical Engineering Technology major of Brookline, Vt. Elliott is a 1993 graduate of Leland & Gray Union High School in Townshend, Vt.

Sacred Heart University

FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Elizabeth Degnon of Whitingham, Vt., was awarded a bachelor of science degree in Athletic Training from Sacred Heart University on the weekend of May 18 and 19.

University of Southern Maine

PORTLAND, Maine -- Matthew Cartner of Brattleboro, Vt., and Austyn Resek of East Dover, Vt., were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at the University of Southern Maine.

Eastern Connecticut

State University

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. -- Sarah Bemis of Brattleboro, Vt., participated in the Education Club at Eastern Connecticut State University during the spring 2013 semester.

Marist College

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Carleen Busick of Wardsboro, Vt., was named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester. She is a member of the Class of 2013 and an English-Literature Concentration major.


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