Area students named to Muskingum University dean's list

NEW CONCORD -- The following students from the area have been named to the Spring 2014 dean's list at Muskingum University in New Concord: Stephanie Ellis of Newcomerstown and Robb Hendershot of Newcomerstown.

To be named to the dean's list, Muskingum students must attain strictly prescribed levels of academic performance in their overall grade point average.

Wiggins named to Heidelberg University dean's list

TIFFIN -- Heidelberg University has released the names of 288 students named to the spring semester dean's list. Included on the list is Victoria Wiggins, a sophomore Business Administration and Accounting major from Newcomerstown.

According to Provost Dr. David Weininger, to be named to the dean's list, students must be enrolled full time and meet academic criteria set forth by the university.

Founded in 1850, Heidelberg offers 30 majors, 29 minors and 10 pre-professional programs, awarding the bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, bachelor of music degrees, as well as master's degrees in education, counseling, business administration and music.

Students make the dean's list at The University of Akron

AKRON -- Congratulations to over 7,600 students who made The University of Akron's dean's list for spring 2014!

Local students include: Danielle Casserman of Newcomerstown and Allexis Filby of Newcomerstown.

The University of Akron offers more than 300 associate, bachelor's, master's, doctorate and law degree programs - with accreditations by 35 professional agencies.

With nearly 30,000 students and more than $65 million in research expenditures, UA is among the nation's strongest public universities focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, and investment in community and economic growth.

Programs are targeted to diverse groups of learners, including full-time, part-time and online students, veterans, and adults returning to the classroom.