Christopher Wandzilak was named to the dean's list at Lyndon State College for the spring semester. Wandzilak is majoring in business administration.

Karen Singer-Freeman was one of five from Purchase College, State University of New York, named as recipients of the Chancellor's Awards for Excellence. She received an award for teaching. Singer-Freeman is an associate professor of psychology in Purchase's School of Natural and Social Sciences.

Kenneth Southworth and Stewart Stockdale were named to the honor roll at Kent School for the spring term. Southworth is an 11th-grade student and Stockdale is a 10th-grader.

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Katherine Dostal, Daniel Germain, Jeffrey D'Alelio and Caroline McCabe were named to the dean's list at Fairfield University for the spring semester.

Lindsey Alpeter, Megan Archey, Riley Jay, Eric Kanigan and Alexander Vegliante were named to the dean's list at Wake Forest University for spring semester.

Thatcher Gleason graduated from Loomis Chaffee School. Gleason was a member of the boys' varsity baseball team.

Timothy Sestak, the son of Michal and Maide Sestak, was awarded the English Department Writing Prize at New Hampton School.

Sestak, who was a goalie on the school's ice hockey team, recently completed his junior year in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program and was recognized by the department for "taking risks within the creative and analytical approaches to English."

Renee Hodenfield, a first-year student in the new media design and imaging program in the Rochester Institute of Technology's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, was named to the dean's list for the spring quarter.

Caitlin Marie Doak, a sophomore environmental studies major at Dickinson College, was named to the dean's list for the spring semester. A graduate of Downers Grove North High School, she is the daughter of Daniel Doak and Breda O'Connell Doak.

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