Local Residents Named to Dean’s Lists at Colleges and Universities


Colleen Risavy has been named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2017 semester at Emerson College, Boston, MA. Risavy, a resident of Basking Ridge, is majoring in Creative Writing BFA. The requirement to make Emerson's Dean's List is a grade point average of 3.7 or higher.

Liliana Totten, a junior at Grove City College, in Grove City, PA, has been named to the Dean's List with Distinction for the Fall 2017 semester. Liliana is a 2015 graduate of Ridge High School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Totten (Viviana). Students eligible for the Dean's List with Distinction have a GPA of 3.60 to 3.84.

Hannah Osborne, of Basking Ridge, a marine science major, was among 2,419 students at Coastal Carolina University who made the Fall Semester 2017 Dean's List. To qualify for the Dean's List, freshmen must earn a 3.25 grade point average, and upperclassmen must earn a 3.5 grade point average.

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Kieran Arrigan, of Basking Ridge, was named to Susquehanna University's dean's list for the Fall 2017 semester. Arrigan, a finance major, is a 2015 graduate of Ridge High School, and is the son of Nick Arrigan and Claire Arrigan. The dean's list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.4 or higher out of a possible 4.0 for the semester.

Regan Asay of Basking Ridge, a doctor of pharmacy student and  Brittany Rickard of Basking Ridge, a pharmacology and toxicology student, were named to the fall 2017 Dean’s List at University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA. Selection for this award is based on completing and passing all assigned courses with no grade below a "C" and attaining an academic average of at least 3.4 for courses taken in the fall of 2017.

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