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F.C. Students Earn Academic Honors Across the Nation

Several students from Falls Church earned academic honors at colleges, universities and other academic institutions across the nation during the fall 2014 semester.

Tina Boortalary, a biology major, was named to the dean’s list at St. Bonaventure University. Katherine Brown, a freshman Latin major, made the dean’s list at Randolph-Macon College, where students must earn at least a 3.25 grade point average to be named to the list.

Jordan Crockett and Analisse Vasquez Soto were named to the dean’s list at Mary Baldwin College, where students must earn a grade point average between 3.5 – 3.74 to qualify for the honor.

Jacob Ryu Morris, a freshman electrical engineering major, was named to the dean’s list at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s College of Engineering must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average to make the dean’s list.

Tenzin Namdol, an economics and environmental studies major, was named to the dean’s list at Bates College. Takumi Nemec made the dean’s list at The Citadel, where students must earn a 3.2 grade point average or higher with no grade below a C to be named to the list.

Mollie Read was named to the dean’s list at Grinnell College, where students have to earn at least a 3.75 in order to make the list. John Webster made the dean’s list at Rhode Island College, where students must earn a 3.25 grade point average to qualify for the academic honor.

Also, three students from Falls Church graduated during the fall 2014 semester.

Brian Morris and Theresa Pociask both earned Master of Business of Administration degrees in Management from Frostburg State University. Hyung Yang earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology.