Students on dean’s list at U. of Delaware

Students named to the University of Delaware’s dean’s list for spring 2013 included:

Kaitlin Hare and David Mroz, both of Mays Landing.

To be eligible, a student must be enrolled full-time and earn a GPA of 3.33 or above for the semester.

Students on dean’s list at Rowan

Students who earned a 3.45 grade-point average or above for the spring 2013 semester at Rowan University and received dean’s list honors included:

La’Nise Shatyra Ambrose, Alex David Bates, Savana Ashlea Biren, Brianna Rose Brennan, Sean Patrick Carberry, Nicholas J Cincotti, Kelly M. Cooney, Peter R D’Amico, Kimberly Marie Davis, Stephen A. Duda II, David M Hare, Shannon Brianne Hartey, Robert J. Hussey, Lisa Jean Jones, Morgan Joelle Kelly, Justin Chen Liu, Alexander R. Mazzei, Sarah McDaniel, Richard Thomas Mursheno Jr., Kelly Nguyen, Erin Josephine O’Malley, Markirah K Shaw, Hannah Straub and Jacob Peter Taylor, all of Mays Landing.

McHugh students win in math league

Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School students placed first in the region at the eighth-grade level and second in the region at the sixth-grade level for the New Jersey Math League.

The region covers Cape May, Cumberland and Atlantic counties. Eighth-graders Christopher Gibson and Thomas Henry placed as top students in the region, and sixth-grader Rory McDermott placed second for top students in the region. The eighth-graders received a plaque for their effort.

Students from Bishop McHugh Regional School were among nearly 150,000 worldwide to participate in the Math Olympiad Program. They participated in a series of five monthly contests of five problems each, from November to March, and weekly practice sessions under the guidance of Diane Bruesehoff. Eighth-grader Alex Sakena placed in the top 10 percent for Math Olympiad at the middle school level, and received a trophy and a silver pin. Tom Henry and Aidan Sorensen also were recognized and awarded patches for scoring in the top 50th percentile.