Shawn Bissonette and Aaron Hodge, both of Plattsburgh, have been recognized for academic excellence at Colby-Sawyer College, New London, Conn., with placement on the Dean’s List. Bissonette is a business major an member of the Class of 2017; Hodge is a media-studies major and a senior.
Martha Gray, a senior at Simmons College, Boston has been placed on the Dean’s List for the fall semester. She is the daughter of Bruce and Kathy Gray of Plattsburgh.
SUNY Adirondack of Queensbury has announced the Dean’s List for the fall semester. To qualify, each student must maintain a GPA of 3.20 or higher for six or more credits in the fall semester. Local students who qualify are Jaime Anello, Laura Bolan and Mechelle Roy, all of Newcomb; Lucas Wilson of North Hudson, Julia Brighenti and Chelsea Kearns, both of Ticonderoga; Sharon Rock of West Chazy and Andrew Torres of Wilmington.
Local residents named to the Dean’s List at SUNY Potsdam are Sarah Banker of Schuyler Falls, visual arts; Brittany Bigness of Fort Covington, art studio; Bobbi Jo Lauzon of Hogansburg, biology; Erika Parker of St. Regis Falls, childhood/early childhood education; Cherie Passno of Plattsburgh, music/bachelor of arts; Kaienkwinehtha Ransom of Hogansburg, art studio; Kasey Rosselli of Witherbee, art studio; Chenice Russell of Moira, biology; Jon Schwencke of Willsboro, history; Elijah Smith of Keene, archaeological studies; Alysa Sorrell of Morrisonville, theatre; Allison Soulier of Chateaugay, literature/writing; Emily Tremblay of Fort Covington, liberal arts and Lena Vann of Saranac, psychology.
Plattsburgh resident Keane McCullum was named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester at Messiah College, Grantham, Pa. McCullum is a senior majoring in biochemistry.
Michal Patterson, a 2012 graduate of Saranac Central School, is a sophomore at SUNY Oneonta and has been placed on the Dean’s List. He is a member of the men’s track team, which placed third in NCAA Division III last spring.