Sigma Alpha Lambda announces that Lexie Brooke Santini, of Vincent, has recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at Ohio University.
Sigma Alpha Lambda is a national leadership and honors organization dedicated to promoting and rewarding academic achievement and providing members with opportunities for community service, personal development, and lifelong professional fulfillment.
Santini is the daughter of Martin and Kim Santini. She is a 2010 graduate of Warren High School.
University of Charleston
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The University of Charleston (UC) announced the selection of 31 Resident Assistants (RAs) for Fall 2012. RAs are talented and motivated student leaders who are selected to assist other students with various problems and concerns related to living on campus. These student leaders serve a vital role in the development of community at UC. Local students who will act as RAs are:
Lakin Horner of Belpre in East Apartments, Debbie Amos of Parkersburg in Brotherton Hall, and Tyler Cox of Saint Mary's in Brotherton Hall.
Columbus State Community College
Columbus, Ohio - Three students have been named to the winter quarter dean's list at Columbus Sate Community College - Jared Lemmings of Caldwell, Brian Barker of Lowell, and Heather Kohli-Werner of Marietta.
To be named to the dean's list, a student must achieve a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher and be enrolled for six or more credit hours.
ASHLAND, Ohio - Marissa Uhrig, of Marietta, was the recipient of the Sophomore Award for the Department of Art, Mathematics and Computer Science at Ashland University.
Uhrig is majoring in computer art. She is a 2010 graduate of Marietta High School.
The Departmental Awards are given to one sophomore, one junior and one senior from each department and were awarded at the Academic Honors Convocation.
Uhrig also made a presentation, "Game Design with DarkGDK", during the College of Arts and Sciences' third annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Symposium held in late March.
The event provides students in the College of Arts and Sciences the chance to present the results of independent study projects, thesis work, term papers or literary analysis, exhibit their artwork, or give literary readings, musical or theatrical performances in a professional setting. A total of 51 performances, presentations and exhibitions were made by 65 students, representing 14 departments from the College of Arts and Sciences.
ANDERSON, Ind. - Jessica R. Rinard, of Marietta, has been named to the dean's list at Anderson University for the fall semester of the 2011-2012 academic year.
To be named to the dean's list, a student must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0.
Davis & Elkins College
ELKINS, W.Va. - Ruby Stathers, a hospitality management major at Davis & Elkins College in Elkins, W.Va., attended and competed at the West Virginia Future Business Leaders of America - Phi Beta Lambda State Leadership Conference at the Waterfront Place Hotel in Morgantown, W.Va., March 26 and 27. Stathers is the daughter of Ray and Lynn Stathers of Marietta.
The State Leadership Conference provided students the opportunity to compete in business-related competitions, attend educational seminars and workshops, and network with businesses and their peers. Future Business Leaders of America - Phi Beta Lambda is a nonprofit education association for students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields and is the largest business career student organization in the world. Membership in FBLA-PBL provides students with personal and career development opportunities.
Two local residents were recently inducted into Marietta College's Alpha Delta Sigma, a national honor society sponsored by the American Advertising Federation, during a special ceremony in the Andrews Hall Great Room - Dong Yu Li, of Beijing, China, and Ryan Nolen, of Belpre, is a graduate of Belpre High School.
The induction ceremony was conducted on Thursday, April 12.
AAF recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement in advertising studies. ADS is the only national, professional advertising honorary society in American higher education. The organization dates back to 1913 when the fraternity was founded at the University of Missouri.