Local students recognized
The following local students helped raise a collective sum of $117,530.29 for the University of Vermont Children's Hospital through active participation in RALLYTHON, UVM's annual year-long student-led fundraiser and 12-hour dance marathon in support of Vermont's local Children's Miracle Network Hospital.
Jamie Keel of West Rupert: By the conclusion of this year's fundraising, Jamie raised enough money to reach the "Dancer Goal," a distinction given to participants who have fundraised between $100-$249 over the course of the year.
Kathleen Williams of Manchester Center: By the conclusion of this year's fundraising, Kathleen raised enough money to reach the "Dancer Goal," a distinction given to participants who have fundraised between $100 - $249 over the course of the year.
Students earn honors
Ursula R. Martin of West Pawlet and Rose M. West of Bennington have been selected for inclusion on the dean's list for academic achievement during the Fall 2018 semester at St. Lawrence University.
Laura Davis, Xiao Chun Li, Grace Page, Taber Watson of Bennington were named to the dean's list at Northern Vermont University, earning a GPA of 3.5-3.9. Lucie Daley of Manchester Center was named to the president's list, having earned a GPA of 4.0.
Sierra A. White, a resident of Bennington, has recently been named to the dean's list at Boston University for the Fall semester.
Markie Moore and Deirdre Walsh of Manchester Center qualified for Fall 2018 dean's list at Seton Hall University.
Sam Cross of Bennington was named to the dean's list at The University of Maine at Farmington for the fall 2018 semester.
Donna Montgomery of Cambridge, N.Y, and Micayla Hurley of Arlington have been named to the dean's list at Western New England University.
Aimee Louise Dowling of Stamford has been named to the president's list at Western New England University for Fall 2018.
Recently Wyatt Whitman of White Creek, N.Y. was named to the dean's list for the Fall 2018 semester at SUNY Plattsburgh.
Hannah Cabasco of Manchester Center was named to the St. Olaf College dean's list for the fall 2018 semester.
Andrew Sullivan of Pawlet and Daisy Sullivan of Manchester Center were named to the fall 2018 dean's commendation list at Gettysburg College.
Boston University awarded academic degrees to 2,129 students in January 2019. Among the graduates was Sophie Marie Steinwenter of Arlington, who received a bachelor of arts in neuroscience and biology.
Castleton University launches online MBA
Castleton University is now accepting applications for its recently approved master of business administration. This fully online program can be completed in just one year and offers a variety of concentrations and meaningful micro-credentials which may also be taken separately to enhance career advancement.
Students can pursue micro-credentials such as a 12-credit graduate certificate, a 21-credit advanced graduate certificate, or the full 36-credit master's degree in four content areas: analytics, health care administration, leading organizational change, and media and communication.
The program will be offered in convenient and flexible eight-week terms, which will allow students several different points of entry, while also providing them the opportunity to complete their chosen program at their own pace.
Applications are now being reviewed for the fall 2019 start. Applicants do not need to complete the GMAT or GRE to gain acceptance, and courses are priced at just $643 per credit.
For more information, visit castleton.edu/mba or contact the Castleton University office of admissions directly at 800-639-8521 or by email at email@example.com.
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