Students graduate from Delaware
The University of Delaware’s 164th commencement was May 25, at Delaware Stadium. Graduating students included Nicholas Dicosmo and Gary Woerner, both of Brigantine.
Herndon on commendation list
Eric Herndon, of Brigantine, was placed on the spring 2013 dean’s commendation list at Gettysburg College.
Students qualify with a quality-point average in the range of 3.3 to 3.599 for a semester’s work.
Frost graduates from Stonehill College
Paige Frost, of Brigantine, earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Stonehill College in Easton, Mass.
Townsend-Mobley on dean’s list
Tenicha Townsend-Mobley, a junior human services major from Pleasantville, has been named to the dean’s list at Chestnut Hill College for the spring 2013 semester.
Students are named to the dean’s list if they have achieved a GPA of 3.6 or higher, and are recognized at opening convocation held in the fall semester.
Corbin wins Rick Heiden scholarship
Jawanza Corbin received the 2013 Rick Heiden Scholarship Award of $1,000 at the Atlantic City High School Awards Ceremony on June 13.
The award was established in 2011 by the Heiden family to honor the memory of their son and brother, Richard Heiden, a 1977 graduate of ACHS. He was an outstanding student and athlete and a member of the record setting two-mile relay team in 1977. Each year, the award is given to a graduating senior who displays high academic achievement and good sportsmanship.
Corbin plans to attend Montclair University in the fall with a major in finance.
Students on dean’s list at Stockton
Richard Stockton College in Galloway Township has announced students who earned placement on the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester. They included:
Leah Bender, Della Bozeman, Jessica Brown-Korsah, Natalia Cadavid, Lindsay Caruso, Steven Chappell, Dimitar Dimitrov, Mariana Diosa, Christina Dollard, Victoria Emmons, Matthew Flesher, Justine Foster, Estefania Giraldo, Vanessa Giraldo, Gloria Hamlett, Alexis Harper, Jasmine Harvey, Thien Hoang, Anika Hossain, Braun Hurley, Nghiem Huynh, Xiao Jiang, Ali Khawaja, Dziyana Lazarevich, Bao Lin, Xiaomin Lin, Xueer Lin, Melissa Luna, Zaida Martinez, Meyde Mendoza, Brianna Meneses, Tin Nguyen, Lisa Nguyen, Vanessa Ruiz, Danielle Stuart, Thai Tran and Max Zhong, all of Atlantic City; Favad Akhtar, Amad Akhtar, Amy Albataew, Maria Babich, Melissa Bucia, Maria Caccavo, Adam Chubb, Marta Criales, Daniel D’Ascenzo, Frank DeClementi, Petrina Dement, Michelle Dunn, Fahad Farooq, Matthew Flores, Brittany French, Sara Fryer, Richard Green, John Huron, Francesca Mancuso, Holly Munro, Tayyaba Noreen, Chintan Patel, Christopher Pizza, Rebbecca Powers-Meulstee, Kathryn Reynolds, Camilla Senteneri-Bricker, Gabrielle Solari, Matthew Staunton, Michael Tierney, Olga Torres and Krystsina Zhuro, all of Brigantine; Waqas Ahmed, Lauren Alexander, Paola Celis, Roosevelt De Leon, Cindy Gonzalez, Oscar Gonzalez, Abraham Isak, Meraris Lopez, Shekera Roberts, Miriam Santiago, Francis Sapang and Brittany Solorzano, all of Pleasantville.
‘All About Light’ art winners
The Galloway Cultural Arts Committee has announced the winners of the current show, “All About Light.” This show runs to Sept. 21 at the Galloway Township branch of the Atlantic County Library on Jimmie Leeds Road. The winners are:
Oil/acrylics: first, Donna Litts, of Galloway Township, ‘Burning Glow;’ second, Leon Wescoat, of Absecon, ‘New Dawn;’ third, Rosalyn Jennings, of Pleasantville, ‘Rise and Shine.’
Watercolor: first, Bonnie Cavalier, of Galloway Township, ‘Walking on Sunshine;’ second, Bernice Gelfont, of Ventnor, ‘Aussie Beach;’ third, Elizabeth Lynch, of Galloway Township, ‘Summer Picnic.’
Photography: first, Mary Ann Bernheisel, of Absecon, ‘Tropical Beauty;’ second, Shelle McIlvanne, of Galloway Township, ‘Sunset on the Bay;’ third, Dennis Loughlin, of Smithville, ‘Lighting Web Spider.’