Student Kudos

BERNE — The Berne-Knox-Westerlo Alumni Association is holding its 80th Annual alumni Banquet on Saturday, Oct. 4.

The banquet will be held at the Western Turnpike Country Club in Guilderland.

These local students have recently distinguished themselves:

Sophie Theis of Guilderland, majoring in public relations, at the State University of New York College at Oswego has been awarded a Presidential Scholarship;

These local students have been named to the dean’s list or received a similar honor from their college or university for the spring 2014 semester:

Carylann Geddes of Slingerlands, at Coker College in South Carolina;

These local students have recently distinguished themselves:

Sujin Lapinski-Barker, of Guilderland, will be spending the fall 2014 semester studying at Wroxton College, Fairleigh Dickinson University’s campus in Oxfordshire, England.

GUILDERLAND — Summer was a time for song for selected students from Guilderland schools who participated in the New York American Choral Directors Association Elementary and Middle Honor Choirs this summer.