POUGHKEEPSIE, NY -- The following students were named to the Marist College Dean's List for the Fall 2016 semester:

  • Tyler Dencker of Scotch Plains, NJ is a member of the Class of 2019 and is majoring in Communication.
  • Sierra Lesiak of Scotch Plains, NJ is a member of the Class of 2020 and is majoring in Communication.
  • Caitlyn Mannino of Scotch Plains, NJ is a member of the Class of 2020 and is majoring in Communication.
  • Elizabeth Nardone of Scotch Plains, NJ is a member of the Class of 2018 and is majoring in Fashion Merchandising.

Marist College is located in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its branch campus in Florence, Italy. It is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Marist is dedicated to helping students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century. It is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review, U.S. News & World Report (13th Best Regional University), Kiplinger's Personal Finance (Best Values in Private Colleges), and others.

Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates 4,700 traditional-age undergraduate students and more than 1,300 adult and graduate students in 46 undergraduate majors and 13 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.

TAPintoSPF.net is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP.