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December 20, 2013

Students: Dec. 20, 2013


Two area students have enrolled at Colby College, Waterville, Maine, for the fall semester: Abigail M. Collazo of Plattsburgh, a graduate of Watertown High School and daughter of Edwin and Olga Collazo of Plattsburgh; and Sabrina H. Yang, a graduate of Branham High School and daughter of Mona Yang of Champlain and Xueming Yang of Dalian, China.

Christine Allen of Saranac has been named to Biola University’s Dean’s List for academic Excellence. Biola University is located in LaMirada, Calif.

Lucas Wood of Plattsburgh is participating in a program that is teaching over 3,000 kindergarteners through 12th graders the lifetime sport of golf at SUNY Delhi. He is also pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business and professional golf management. 

Karyss Terrance of Hogansburg is one of two students to be named Roo of the Week. She is a member of the women’s basketball team. She led the team to a 1-1 week at the Penn State Beaver Tip-Off, averaging 18 points, 13 rebounds and 1 assist a game while shooting an extremely accurate 58 percent from the field.

Aaron R. Connor of Wilmington, a junior majoring in mechanical engineering at Clarkson University, Potsdam, received the Crane Fund for Widows and Children Sponsored Scholarship.

Maureen B. Pellerin of Ellenburg Depot has been inducted into the Irving Bacheller Society, the English Department’s honorary society at St. Lawrence University in Canton. A graduate of Saranac Central School, she is a member of the Class of 2015 and is majoring in environmental studies-English.

Three area Girl Scouts have been recognized for their accomplishments. Emily Powers, Mackenzie Strum and Susan Ward, all of Ticonderoga, earned their Silver Award in a Nature Trail Adventure. The award involves more than 50 hours of work for each girl to better their local community.




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