Cunningham named to dean's list

ASHLAND -- Meghan Rose Cunningham, a freshman at Ashland University, who is studying fourth through ninth grade Math/English education, has been named to the fall semester dean's list, for achieving a 3.5 or higher grade point average.

Cunningham has also been invited to join the Ashland University Chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society, which she has accepted to do and will be inducted on March 3.

She is the daughter of Raylene and William Cunningham, Fresno.

Snyder has been named to the president's list at Bethany College

BETHANY, W.Va. -- Allison Joy Snyder of Newcomerstown, Ohio, has been named to the president's list at Bethany College (W.Va.) for the fall semester 2012-13 academic year. Snyder, a sophomore International Economics major, is the daughter of David and Wanda Snyder. Those named to the president's list must have achieved a perfect 4.0 grade point average while completing a minimum of 12 graded credit hours.

Bethany College is a small college of national distinction located on a picturesque and historic 1,300-acre campus in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia. Founded in 1840, Bethany is the state's oldest private college.

Sproat named to dean's list at

Malone University

CANTON -- Cody Sproat, a freshman integrated social studies major from Newcomerstown, has been named to the dean's list for fall semester 2012 at Malone University.

To be named to the dean's list, one must carry a minimum of twelve credit hours and receive a grade point average of 3.5 or better.

Malone University (Canton), a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio's Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2013.