University News – July 16

Indiana University

Lauren Britt, a Columbus North graduate who completed her freshman year at Indiana University, made the spring semester dean’s list in the School of Public and Environmental Affairs.

The honor is reserved for students who earn a minimum 3.5 semester grade-point average while completing at least 12 credit hours.

Miami University

The following students made the second semester dean’s list at Miami University:

Columbus: Lyndsay Bare and Anelisa Mariel Padilla

Hope: Ryan Seim

In order to make the list, students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher.

University of Findlay

Joni Montgomery of Columbus made the spring dean’s list at the University of Findlay with a 4.0 grade-point average.

Students must attain a grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale in order to make the dean’s list.

Manchester University

Three Columbus residents made the Spring 2016 dean’s list at Manchester University:

Caniece Leggett, senior, studying psychology

Colin Singer, junior, studying management and marketing

Dennis Brumfield, junior, studying exercise science

They achieved a 3.5 grade-point average or higher while enrolled in at least 12 credit hours of classes this spring.

Ball State University

Dean’s list

Ball State University has announced the names of students who made the dean’s list during the spring semester.

Bartholomew County: Michelle Amlung, Benjamin Baker, Katelyn Bastian, Miranda Blevins, Jacob Cash, Jordan Cain, Keely Collier, Derek Cooper, Devin Cox, Gabriela Czereszko, Noah Czereszko, Megan Daiker, Meredith Dickerson, Lexi Dykes, Erika Espinoza, Mariann Fant, Rachel Foley, Jordan Foster, Makenzie Gilliam, Nick Grady, Ellen Hacker, Briana Hale, Kiersten Henderson, Autumn Hill, Jonathan Isbill, Kyle Kamman, Betsy Kiel, Justin Knox, Sam McQueen, Lindsey Murphy, Margaret Newton, Payton Nunemaker, Rachel Ollestad, Paige Prowant, Braeden Raymer, Kayla Reaser, Julie Reece, Tayler Seymour, Gabby Sims, Brooke Stafford, Garrett Thrasher and Taylor Williams

Jennings County: Molly Firsich, Morgan Grant, Colton Large, Mitchell Pettit and Lane Sawyer


The school also has released a list of its 2016 graduates.

Bartholomew County

Bachelor of Arts: Luke Butler (cum laude), Jacob Cash, Megan Daiker, Autumn Hill (cum laude), Lindsey Murphy, Dakota Myrick, Margaret Newton (magna cum laude)

Bachelor of Science: Michelle Amlung (cum laude), Derek Cooper, Kyle Kamman, Benjamin Melbert, Paige Prowant (magna cum laude), Julie Reece and Vivien Teo

Doctorate of Nursing: Andrea Valentine

Master of Arts: Brianna Harvey and Lindsay Huffman

Specialist in Education: Teresa Heiny

Jennings County

Bachelor of Science: Molly Firsich (cum laude) and Mitchell Pettit (summa cum laude)

Carleton College

Sage Mitch, Columbus, graduated, magna cum laude with a bachelor’s in history degree from Carleton College on June 11.

Mitch is the child of Jean Terpstra and Charles Mitch of Columbus.