Melissa Cole of Andes graduated cum laude from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School on Sept. 26. She was on the Dean’s List and the Honor Roll. Melissa is a graduate of Andes Central School and also of Elmira College, where she earned a B.S. in mathematics in 2006.
Ashley O’Reilly has been named to the Dean’s List for the first and second semesters at Paul Smith’s College of the Adirondacks in Paul Smiths. She was also named as an Adirondack Scholar for the first semester.
The University of Northern Ohio has announced that Travis L. Johnson of Arkville has been named to the Dean’s List for the June 2009 session in the College of Technologies.
Full-time students at the Lima, Ohio university must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or better to be named to the Dean’s List.
Dr. Ryan Barnes, son of Michael and Diana Barnes of Stamford, graduated on Sunday, May 31 from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Barnes will be doing his residency as a surgeon in Columbus, Ohio at Mt. Carmel Hospital.
Melissa M. Pasiecnik of Grand Gorge, daughter of Christine and Stan Thorington and Philip and Jackie Pasiecnik, is a 2003 graduate of Roxbury Central School and a 2006 graduate of Mohawk Valley Community College with a certificate in photography and graphic communication.
Fleischmanns native Abigail Davis has been awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy by the University of Minnesota. Dr. Davis’ area of specialization is early American literature and culture; her minor field is Literacy and Rhetorical Studies.