ST. MARY’S CITY, Md. — Elizabeth Nicole Smith of Williamsport was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at St. Mary’s College of Maryland.
CHESTERTOWN, Md. — Washington College announced that Jordan Cannon of Hagerstown recently performed as an alto in the Washington College Chorus’ spring concert, “History of Rock Opera,” conducted by Lecturer in Music Douglas Byerly. Cannon had a solo in the chorus’ rendition of “Boulevard of Broken Dreams” by Green Day.
She graduated from Barbara Ingram School for the Arts.
BATON ROUGE, La. — The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi has announce that the following area students were recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines:
Ryan Myers of Hagerstown, who is pursuing a degree at Ohio University.
Amy Stryjewski of Emmitsburg, Md., who is pursuing a degree in nursing at the University of North Carolina Wilmington.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Joseph Slattery of Mount Airy, Md., a member of the class of 2013 at Providence College, recently spent a week working with Habitat for Humanity as part of the College's Alternative Spring Break program.
Slattery was among more than 230 Providence College students who volunteered to spend their spring break working at Habitat home sites in 16 locations in the United States.
They participated through the Habitat campus chapter at Providence College, which is sponsored by the chaplain's office. Slattery worked on a home project in Goldsboro, N.C.
WORCESTER, Mass. — Aaron Harshman of Orrstown, Pa., was named a Charles O. Thompson Scholar for the 2012-13 academic year at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He is a first-year student majoring in chemical engineering.
OXFORD, Ohio — Elizabeth Alleman Peterson of Mount Airy, Md., was among 934 students from Miami University who received degrees during fall commencement exercises Dec. 14 in Millett Hall. Peterson received a Master of Arts degree.