Name droppers: Local students make college deans’ lists

Name droppers: Local students make college deans’ lists

Olivia Millstone of Davis, class of 2021, has been named to Bryant University’s dean’s list for the spring 2020 semester.

“These outstanding achievements are particularly commendable as students have overcome significant challenges to demonstrate an unwavering commitment to excellence,” said provost and chief academic officer Glenn Sulmasy. “I am impressed and proud of their resilience, dedication and innovative spirit.”

For 157 years, Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., has delivered a uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education. With approximately 3,800 graduate and undergraduate students from 38 states and 49 countries, Bryant is recognized as a leader in international education and regularly receives top rankings from U.S. News and World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, and Barron’s.


Raheela Naz of Woodland has been named to Ohio’s spring 2020 dean’s list.

More than 9,500 students qualified for the spring semester 2020 dean’s list at Ohio University, including main and regional campuses.

Students on the dean’s list came from an array of states. More than 40 states were represented, including Kentucky, Alabama, Maryland, California, Virginia, Connecticut, Florida and Ohio, as well as Puerto Rico the District of Columbia.

Ohio students must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average for the semester with a schedule of classes totaling at least 15 hours, 12 of which were taken for letter grades, to achieve this distinction.


Joe Honig of Woodland was named to the spring 2020 dean’s list at the University of Rhode Island.

To be included on the dean’s list, full-time students must have completed 12 or more credits for letter grades during a semester and achieved at least a 3.30 quality point average. Part-time students qualify with the accumulation of 12 or more credits for letter grades earning at least a 3.30 quality point average.

The University of Rhode Island’s pioneering research extends the university’s influence well beyond its coastal borders, while its unique interdisciplinary courses provide its 16,852 undergraduate and graduate students with global opportunities in an intimate environment. In May, more than 3,500 undergraduate and about 700 graduate degrees were awarded. The University now has more than 120,000 alumni worldwide.

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