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Scotch Plains-Fanwood Students Named to Dean's List at Loyola University Maryland

BALTIMORE, MD -- Loyola University Maryland has announced the members of its spring 2017 Dean's List. In order to qualify for the Dean's List at Loyola, a student must achieve a minimum QPA of at least 3.500 for the term, provided that, in the term they have successfully completed courses totaling a minimum of 15 credits.

The following local students have achieved this honor:

  • Kathleen Colonna, class of 2017 from Fanwood
  • Alexander Favreau, class of 2018 from Scotch Plains
  • Liam Guarnuccio, class of 2020 from Scotch Plains
  • Connor McSherry, class of 2020 from Scotch Plains
  • Kassandra Mendez, class of 2019 from Scotch Plains
  • Erin O'Connor, class of 2020 from Scotch Plains
  • Elise Ringel, class of 2017 from Scotch Plains

Established in 1852, Loyola University Maryland is a Catholic, Jesuit comprehensive university comprising Loyola College, home to the University's arts and sciences programs; the Sellinger School of Business and Management; and the School of Education. Loyola enrolls 4,000 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students from across the country.

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