Reynolds named to Dean's List
HOLDEN - Keith Reynolds of Holden has been named to the Dean's List for the 2009 spring semester in Villanova University's School of Business (Villanova, Pa.). Reynolds is a freshman.
Every year, students with established outstanding academic records are honored by the dean of each college. To qualify for the Dean's List in the Villanova School of Business, a student must be a matriculated full-time student and earn a semester grade point average of 3.5, with no missing or nonpassing grades.
Villanova University, a co-educational Roman Catholic institution, was founded by the Order of Saint Augustine in 1842.
Cichon Named to Dean's List
PRINCETON - Morgan Cichon of Princeton, daughter of Dr. Edward J. Cichon and Dr. Debra J. Trantolo of Princeton, was named to the Dean's List of Emory College, the undergraduate, liberal arts college of Emory University in Atlanta, for the 2009 spring semester.
Students must be in the top 20 percent of Emory College or have approximately a 3.863 grade point average or higher to be named to the Dean's List.
Woman's Club awards honors
HOLDEN - At a recent meeting the Holden Woman's Club recognized Cherie Kerxhalli and Donna Cross as Persons of the Year and Shannon Delahanty as the scholarship recipient.
The honoreees were congratulated by Carol Prager, outgoing club president, and Mary Vargas, incoming club president.
Ms. Kerxhalli and Ms. Cross were commended for their extraordinary service to the public in the aftermath of the December ice storm. They remained at the Municipal Light Department for extended periods of time to assist citizens with questions and concerns. While all municipal employees did outstanding work during the crisis, their department head felt that their service was particularly significant.
Shannon was selected to receive the club's $2,000 scholarship because of her school achievements, her involvement in extracurricular activities and her involvement with the Best Buddies program. She plans to enter a master's degree program in education at Westfield State College.