Students on dean’s list at University of Delaware

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

Alex Reid and Ashley Weiner, both of Margate; John Walker, of Ventnor.

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:

Paul Venesz, of Longport; Nicholas DePhillipo, Rosalie A Cohen and Ashley Nicole Force, all of Margate; and Matthew James Ireland, Gabriela Catalina Lopez and Luz Franchesca Vargas, all of Ventnor.

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. 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.