Hoang completes summer research program

Eighty-five top science students from high schools in the Garden State have successfully completed the three-week New Jersey Governor’s School in the Sciences (NJGSS) program at Drew University.

Participants included Anthony Hoang, of Egg Harbor Township.

The program, which ran from July 14 to Aug. 3, introduced the students to college-level coursework and research in the sciences, preparing them to excel in the classroom and laboratory.

Local students named to dean’s list at Villanova University

Villanova University named the following students to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester: Alexis Nowatcki, of Egg Harbor Township, who is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in the College of Engineering, and Michael Trigo, of Egg Harbor Township, who is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in the College of Engineering.

Villanova University dean’s list recipients are honored by their college’s respective dean. To qualify, one must be a full-time student and earn a semester grade-point average of at least 3.5.

Cafero on dean’s list at Widener University School of Law

Widener University School of Law Dean Linda L. Ammons today announced the spring 2013 dean’s list of students for the Delaware campus. They include Brittney Cafero, of Egg Harbor Township.

Students named to the list earned a grade point average in the top 20 percent of their class and division for the semester.

Local students graduate from TCNJ

The following local residents were among 1,956 students who participated in the 2013 commencement ceremony at The College of New Jersey on May 16 and 17, on campus in Lions’ Stadium: Amanda Deptula, of Egg Harbor Township, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science; Kelsey Martin, of Egg Harbor Township, earned a Master of Arts degree in early childhood education/urban; Karisse Bendijo, of Egg Harbor Township, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education; Matthew Dietz, of Egg Harbor Township, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer engineering; and Keith Goldstein, of Egg Harbor Township, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in health and exercise science.