New Jersey residents named to Dean’s List - Students recognized for academic achievements at Mount Saint Mary College
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 • 8:02pm
The following New Jersey residents were recently honored at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, N.Y. for making the fall Dean’s List.
The Dean’s List distinction is awarded each semester to students who have carried at least 12 graded credits with a minimum semester GPA of 3.5.
To further foster scholarly activity and recognize academic achievement, the faculty, upon the recommendation of the Academic Standards Committee, may confer the title of Aquinas Scholar, selected from the junior or senior class, or Ralph Scholar, selected from the sophomore class.
Aquinas and Ralph Scholars have attained a high degree of proficiency in their studies and have demonstrated initiatives and activities that exemplify a sincere commitment to learning at Mount Saint Mary College.
This year’s Aquinas Scholars, named for Thomas Aquinas, a Dominican, include Emily Blew of Columbus, N.J. Aquinas Scholars must have a GPA of at least 3.6. Only 5 percent of a division within a class, or three students per division per class, whichever is larger, may be chosen.
This year’s Ralph Scholars, named for Sr. Mary Vincent Ralph, OP, co-founder of the college and its first academic dean, include Shannon Piro of Cedar Grove, N.J. Ralph Scholars must have a GPA of at least 3.4. Only 5 percent of the class may be chosen.
Fall 2013 Dean’s List:
Linda Abad, Franklin Lakes, nursing
Cassandra Behre, Ogdensburg, math
Emily Blew, Columbus, nursing
Anthony D'Agostino, Wallington, accounting
Courtney Fahy, Wantage, English
Sarah Favata, Northvale, history
Alexander Florez, Madison, math
Alessandra Golden, River Edge, psychology
Jessica Goodlow, Brick, nursing
Melanie Hofbauer, Woodcliff Lake, biology/ pre-med
Tricia LaSasso, Middlesex, psychology/physical therapy
Casey McKavanagh, Matawan, psychology/physical therapy
Jenna Padavano, Flemington, nursing
Courtney Payoczkowski, Paramus, psychology/physical therapy
Robert Petrarca, Pompton Plains, communications
Shannon Piro, Cedar Grove, nursing
Imani Stamper, Roselle, accounting
Allison Turnbach, Brick, psychology
Christina Vona, Brick, math
Kathryn Zubicki, Kearny, biology/physical therapy
Mount Saint Mary College, located 60 miles north of New York City, is ranked a Top-Tier Regional University (North) by U.S. News & World Report, and offers bachelor’s and master’s degree programs preparing students for careers in healthcare, business, education, social services, communication/media and more.
For further information, please visit www.msmc.edu
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