Student Kudos

These local students were among more than 4,000 at the University of Rhode Island to make the spring 2014 dean’s list with a grade-point average of 3.30 or better:

Lauren Katharine Ganley of Delmar;

Katie Nickles of Slingerlands;

These local students have recently distinguished themselves:

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:

Makayla-Courtney McGeeney of Altamont at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in North Adams, Massachusetts;

These local students recently graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology:

— Jesica Basant, of Schenectady, received a bachelor of science degree in biology from RIT's College of Science;

These local students have recently earned diplomas:

Jay Castren of Voorheesville earned an associate of occupational studies degree in Carpentry and Building Trades from the State University of New York College of Technology at Delhi;