Callahan graduates from Messiah College

Katherine Callahan, of Linwood, graduated cum laude with a degree in psychology May 18 from Messiah College in Pennsylvania.

Messiah College is a private Christian college of the liberal and applied arts and sciences.

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Matlick earns honors

Samuel Matlick, of Linwood, a senior at Westminster School in Simsbury, Conn., earned honors for the spring 2013 academic term.

Feldman honored with AJFCA Leadership Award

The Association of Jewish Family and Children’s Agencies recently honored Anna “Sissy” Feldman with the 2013 Leadership Award for her service as a past president and volunteer with Jewish Family Service of Atlantic and Cape May Counties.

Feldman, of Linwood, has been a board member, volunteer, event chair and supporter of JFS since 1998. Her service was nationally recognized during AJFCA Annual Conference in May 2013 in Phoenix, Ariz., where she was presented with the Leadership Award.

For more information about JFS and how to get involved, call 609-822-1108 or see

Endicott graduates

Scott Endicott, of Somers Point, graduated cum laude with a degree in English May 18 from Messiah College in Pennsylvania.

Messiah College is a private Christian college of the liberal and applied arts and sciences.

Stevenson graduates

Michael Scott Stevenson, of Linwood, graduated with a doctor of pharmacy degree May 22 from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.

Sacco on dean’s list

Angela M. Sacco, of Linwood, received Honors recently when McDaniel College in Maryland announced its spring 2013 Dean’s List in recognition of students’ academic excellence. Honors are earned for a semester grade point average of 3.5 to 3.69.

Students on dean’s list at University of Delaware

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

Taylor Blake, Meredith Castellani, Sydney Finkelstein, Brianna Hafetz, Brennan Karrer, Samantha Malamut, Melissa Miller and Julia Zeltner, all of Linwood; Jessica Mann and Anthony Russo, both of Northfield; Gia Caiazza, Russell Garrett, Justin Phillips and Kelsey Reading, all of Somers Point.

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:

Rose M Carmona, Mark M Ishman, Jonathan Mimmo, Mary Alexis Onopchenko, Patrick A Tunney, Megan Faith Walsh and Christopher A Yard, all of Linwood; Daniel James Abel, Max Michael Bell, Casey Thomas Dillon, Bruna Duvert, Corey Chase Larrea, Casey Lynn Lashley, Stuart Adam Moskovitz, Dipika Paul, Maegan Ashleigh Pollinger, Casey M. Sickler and William John Wilcox, all of Northfield; Christopher Matthew Evans, Joshua D Gager, Danielle Jaclyn Krout, Sean Thomas Logue, Courtney Elizabeth Marple, Eric David Seckinger and Dylan E Turner, all of Somers Point.

Davis graduates

Kyle Davis, of Northfield, graduated from Gettysburg College on May 19. He majored in organization and management studies.

Pino on dean’s list

Francis Pino, of Linwood, was named to the dean’s list for spring 2013 at the University of Maryland College of Behavioral and Social Sciences.

Papademetriou wins scholarships

Roman Papademetriou, of Linwood, a rising senior at Mainland Regional High School, was awarded two national scholarships, the National Security Language Initiative for Youth scholarship for 2013-14 and the U.S. Senate Youth Program Scholarship.

The NSLIY program is funded by the U.S. Department of State and provides merit-based scholarships for eligible high school students to learn less commonly taught languages in summer and academic-year overseas immersion programs.

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.

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