COLLEGE NOTES

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Fairport

Dan Vaughn of Fairport was named to the Fall 2020 President's List at SUNY Albany. To be eligible, full-time students must earn a 4.0 GPA.

Valerie Deleon and Matthew Sampson, of Fairport, earned the fall 2020 Dean’s Award with distinction at Colgate University in Hamilton. To be eligible, students must complete at least three courses and earn a minimum 3.6 GPA.

Seth Terzo and Mary Turner, of Fairport, recently joined the Nazareth College chapter of Phi Kappa Phi, an all-discipline honor society. 

Anna Wegeng and James Wegeng, of Fairport, graduated in December 2020 from Hofstra University in Hempstead. Anna received a Bachelor of Arts in television production and studies, summa cum laude, and James earned a Bachelor of Arts in film studies and production.

Justin Gincauskas, of Fairport, was named to the 2020-21 tennis team at Kutztown University in Pennsylvania.

Pittsford

Annie Chen, Michael Jobling, Kelly Knickerbocker, Jared Petrichick and Meredith Sheils, of Pittsford, earned the fall 2020 Dean’s Award with distinction at Colgate University in Hamilton. To be eligible, students must complete at least three courses and earn a minimum 3.6 GPA.

John Galbraith and Kyra Lucey, of Pittsford, earned the fall 2020 Dean’s Award for academic excellence at Colgate University in Hamilton. To be eligible, students must complete at least three courses and earn a minimum 3.3 GPA.

Allison Lange, of Pittsford, recently joined the Nazareth College chapter of Phi Kappa Phi, an all-discipline honor society. 

Damien D’Arcy, of Pittsford, recently received the Mary Kearse Writing Award at Rochester Institute of Technology. D’Arcy majors in economics.

Pittsford Sutherland High School senior Curren Mcgeough was accepted to the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan to enter the fashion merchandising/marketing programs this fall and earn a degree in menswear design.

T.J. Trueblood, of Pittsford, was named to the fall 2020 dean’s list at the University of Alabama. To be eligible, full-time students must earn a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Rochester

Conner Burry, Soren Kilmer, Louise Ly, Olajiwon McCadney and Keeley Samsonik, of Rochester, recently joined the Nazareth College chapter of Phi Kappa Phi, an all-discipline honor society. 

Emma Hart, Carson Hobler, Xi Jiang and Sean Mandrick, of Rochester, earned the fall 2020 Dean’s Award with distinction at Colgate University in Hamilton. To be eligible, students must complete at least three courses and earn a minimum 3.6 GPA.

Mariah Loiacono, of Rochester, earned the fall 2020 Dean’s Award for academic excellence at Colgate University in Hamilton. To be eligible, students must complete at least three courses and earn a minimum 3.3 GPA.

Frank Abbey, of Rochester, received the Mary C. Sullivan and Gender Studies Writing Award at Rochester Institute of Technology. Abbey majors in computer science.

Xu Han, of Rochester, was named to the fall 2020 dean’s list at MCPHS University in Boston. To be eligible, full-time students must earn a minimum 3.5 GPA. Han is a student in the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene.

Peter Schaefer, of Rochester, recently was inducted into Tau Beta Phi, an engineering honor society, by the New York Kappa Chapter at the University of Rochester. Schaefer majors in mechanical engineering.

West Henrietta

Mario Martinez, of West Henrietta, recently joined the Nazareth College chapter of Phi Kappa Phi, an all-discipline honor society.