Area students recognized for academic achievement at SUNY Canton
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 - 2:23 pm

CANTON -- SUNY Canton President Joseph L. Kennedy and the College's deans recently recognized almost 800 students who excelled academically during the Spring 2010 semester.

"At SUNY Canton, we are committed to student success," Kennedy said. "Each of these students has demonstrated that they are equally committed to getting the most out of their career-driven education."

To receive President's List honors, full-time students must earn a semester grade point average (GPA) of 3.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale. For Dean's List, full-time students must receive a GPA of 3.25.

Part-Time Honors are awarded to students earning at least a 3.25 GPA on six to 11 credit hours.

Among the students who earned honors for academics were:

• Rebekah Maurer of DeKalb Junction, who is majoring in business administration and is a 1997 graduate of home school, made Dean's List. Maurer graduated in May 2010.

• Cally V. Coffey of DeKalb, who is majoring in early childhood and is a 2008 graduate of Hermon-DeKalb Central School, made Dean's List. Coffey graduated in May 2010.

• Regina C. Cassidy of DeKalb, who is majoring in individual studies and is a graduate of Norwich Free Academy, made Dean's List. Cassidy graduated in May 2010.

• Jessie J. Scott of DeKalb Junction, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2008 graduate of home school, made President's List. Scott graduated in May 2010.

• James M. Hopper of DeKalb Junction, who is majoring in information technology and is a 1995 graduate of Harrisville Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• Monica A. Plaskus of De Peyster, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2008 graduate of South Jefferson Central School, made Dean's List.

• Breanna Bayne of De Peyster, who is majoring in physical therapist assistant program and is a 2009 graduate of Heuvelton Central School, made Dean's List.

• Diane G. Reese of Edwards, who is majoring in management and is a 1985 high school graduate, made President's List.

• Jessica A. Matthews of Edwards, who is majoring in nursing and is a 1998 graduate of Edwards-Knox Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• Ashley M. Reed of Hailesboro, who is majoring in early childhood and is a 2008 graduate of Gouverneur High School, made President's List.

• Kelsey L. Spilman of Hailesboro, who is majoring in management and is a 2007 graduate of Gouverneur High School, made Dean's List. Spilman graduated in May 2010.

• Scott R. Smalling of Hannawa Falls, who is majoring in electrical engineering technology and is a 2007 graduate of Potsdam Central High School, made Dean's List. Smalling graduated in May 2010.

• Kale C. Hitchman of Hannawa Falls, who is majoring in engineering science and is a 2008 graduate of Potsdam Central High School, made President's List. Hitchman graduated in May 2010.

• Christopher Varney of Hannawa Falls, who is majoring in information technology and is a 2004 graduate of Potsdam Central High School, made Dean's List.

• Colleen B. Mullaney of Hannawa Falls, who is majoring in veterinary science technology and is a 2004 graduate of Blair Academy, made President's List. Mullaney graduated in May 2010.

• Phillip J. Ruttan of Hermon, who is majoring in air conditioning maintenance and repair and is a high school graduate, made President's List. Ruttan graduated in May 2010.

• Nathan W. Turnbull of Hermon, who is majoring in alternative and renewable energy systems and is a 2006 graduate of Hermon-DeKalb Central School, made President's List.

• Andrew C. Wood of Hermon, who is majoring in criminal investigation and is a 1976 graduate of Oliver Ames High School, made Dean's List.

• David J. Farrell of Hermon, who is majoring in finance and is a 2002 graduate of Hammond Central School, made President's List.

• Erin E. Law of Hermon, who is majoring in health science career studies and is a 1999 graduate of Edwards-Knox Central School, made Dean's List. Law graduated in May 2010.

• Alyssa Dishaw of Hermon, who is majoring in nursing and is a 2004 graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy, made Dean's List.

• Heather C. Harper of Lisbon, who is majoring in accounting and is a 1992 graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy, made President's List.

• Angela Ward of Lisbon, who is majoring in bachelor of science in nursing and is a 1993 graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy, made Part-Time Honors.

• Elaine S. O'Brian of Lisbon, who is majoring in bachelor of science in nursing and is a 1977 graduate of Parishville-Hopkinton Central School, made Dean's List.

• Kelly A. Baker of Lisbon, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2006 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Erik L. Robinson of Lisbon, who is majoring in computer information systems and is a 1997 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List. Robinson graduated in May 2010.

• Zachary J. Smith of Lisbon, who is majoring in construction technology: management and is a 2008 graduate of home school, made President's List.

• Andrew J. LaFlair of Lisbon, who is majoring in electrical construction and maintenance and is a 1991 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made President's List. LaFlair graduated in May 2010.

• Nicole M. Francis of Lisbon, who is majoring in engineering science and is a 2007 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made Dean's List. Francis graduated in May 2010.

• Michael J. Robinson of Lisbon, who is majoring in finance and is a 1987 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List. Robinson graduated in May 2010.

• Stacey J. Schroeder of Lisbon, who is majoring in health science career studies and is a 2001 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List.

• Morgan L. Beldock of Lisbon, who is majoring in liberal arts and is a 2008 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List.

• Bryanna S. Hanna of Lisbon, who is majoring in liberal arts and is a 2006 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Courtney K. Hawkins of Lisbon, who is majoring in management and is a 2003 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Chelsea M. James of Lisbon, who is majoring in physical therapist assistant program and is a 2009 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List.

• Tiffany Gilbert of Lisbon, who is majoring in undeclared and is a 2009 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made President's List.

• Molly Finnegan of Madrid, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2008 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Kenneth J. Green of Madrid, who is majoring in finance and is a 2005 high school graduate, made President's List. Green graduated in May 2010.

• Jessica A. Pike of Madrid, who is majoring in health care management and is a 2006 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Heidi L. Baker of Madrid, who is majoring in health care management and is a 1999 high school graduate, made Dean's List.

• Timothy P. Heiden of Madrid, who is majoring in management and is a 1990 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• John H. Martin of Madrid, who is majoring in mechanical engineering technology and is a 2008 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made President's List. Martin graduated in May 2010.

• George W. Martin of Madrid, who is majoring in mechanical engineering technology and is a 2008 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made President's List. Martin graduated in May 2010.

• Alexis Hargrave of Madrid, who is majoring in nursing and is a 2008 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Paige P. Roome of Madrid, who is majoring in nursing and is a 1985 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• Katherine V. Bulsiewicz of Pyrites, who is majoring in accounting and is a 1999 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made President's List.

• Nancy K. Lebire of Raymondville, who is majoring in business administration and is a graduate of Massena Central High School, made President's List.

• Stacy E. Gushea of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2008 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made Dean's List. Gushea graduated in May 2010.

• Byron J. Danis of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in criminal investigation and is a 2002 graduate of Weedsport Junior-Senior High School, made President's List. Danis graduated in May 2010.

• Christina B. Harper of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in criminal justice: law enforcement leadership and is a 1994 graduate, made Dean's List.

• Nicole L. Cougler of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in early childhood and is a 2006 graduate of Heuvelton Central School, made President's List.

• Rachel R. Newvine of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in health science career studies and is a 2006 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made Dean's List.

• Penny L. Devins of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in management and is a 2004 graduate of Heuvelton Central School, made Dean's List.

• Margaret A. McDonnell of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in nursing and is a 2009 graduate of home school, made Dean's List.

• Hilary A. Newcombe of Rensselaer Falls, who is undeclared and is a 2008 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made Dean's List.

• Sally E. MacDonald of Richville, who is majoring in management and is a 2006 graduate of Gouverneur High School, made President's List.

• Anthony J. Wood of Richville, who is majoring in management and is a 1999 graduate of Gouverneur High School, made President's List.

• Laurie Thompson of Rooseveltown, who is majoring in individual studies and is a 1999 graduate, made Dean's List.

• Drew D. LaRose of South Colton, who is majoring in criminal justice and is a graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy, made Dean's List. LaRose graduated in May 2010.

• Danielle M. Robar of South Colton, who is majoring in nursing and is a 2009 graduate of Colton-Pierrepont Central School, made President's List.

• Julie A. Smith of Star Lake, who is majoring in bachelor of science in nursing and is a 2002 graduate of Clifton Fine Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• Ralph J. Terry of Star Lake, who is majoring in civil engineering technology and is a 1986 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made President's List.

• Craig S. Latray of Star Lake, who is majoring in electrical engineering technology and is a 1999 graduate of Clifton Fine Central School, made Dean's List. Latray graduated in May 2010.

• Ronna L. Terry of Star Lake, who is majoring in health care management and is a 1984 graduate of Minerva Central School, made President's List.

• Ryan E. Powers of Star Lake, who is majoring in individual studies and is a 2008 graduate of Clifton Fine Central School, made President's List. Powers graduated in May 2010.

• Nicholas J. Ditullio of West Stockholm, who is majoring in criminal investigation and is a 2007 graduate of Potsdam Central High School, made Dean's List.

SUNY Canton offers a wide variety of career-driven bachelor's, associate, and certificate programs.

Most of SUNY Canton's new four-year programs are designed so students can take them on-campus, online, or both.

SUNY Canton OnLine features more than 150 courses online each semester.

The College's athletic teams belong to the NAIA's Sunrise Conference, enabling students to compete in their respective sports for four years.

Construction Area Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at SUNY Canton

CANTON -- SUNY Canton President Joseph L. Kennedy and the College's deans recently recognized almost 800 students who excelled academically during the Spring 2010 semester.

"At SUNY Canton, we are committed to student success," Kennedy said. "Each of these students has demonstrated that they are equally committed to getting the most out of their career-driven education."

To receive President's List honors, full-time students must earn a semester grade point average (GPA) of 3.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale. For Dean's List, full-time students must receive a GPA of 3.25.

Part-Time Honors are awarded to students earning at least a 3.25 GPA on six to 11 credit hours.

Among the students who earned honors for academics were:

• Rebekah Maurer of DeKalb Junction, who is majoring in business administration and is a 1997 graduate of home school, made Dean's List. Maurer graduated in May 2010.

• Cally V. Coffey of DeKalb, who is majoring in early childhood and is a 2008 graduate of Hermon-DeKalb Central School, made Dean's List. Coffey graduated in May 2010.

• Regina C. Cassidy of DeKalb, who is majoring in individual studies and is a graduate of Norwich Free Academy, made Dean's List. Cassidy graduated in May 2010.

• Jessie J. Scott of DeKalb Junction, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2008 graduate of home school, made President's List. Scott graduated in May 2010.

• James M. Hopper of DeKalb Junction, who is majoring in information technology and is a 1995 graduate of Harrisville Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• Monica A. Plaskus of De Peyster, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2008 graduate of South Jefferson Central School, made Dean's List.

• Breanna Bayne of De Peyster, who is majoring in physical therapist assistant program and is a 2009 graduate of Heuvelton Central School, made Dean's List.

• Diane G. Reese of Edwards, who is majoring in management and is a 1985 high school graduate, made President's List.

• Jessica A. Matthews of Edwards, who is majoring in nursing and is a 1998 graduate of Edwards-Knox Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• Ashley M. Reed of Hailesboro, who is majoring in early childhood and is a 2008 graduate of Gouverneur High School, made President's List.

• Kelsey L. Spilman of Hailesboro, who is majoring in management and is a 2007 graduate of Gouverneur High School, made Dean's List. Spilman graduated in May 2010.

• Scott R. Smalling of Hannawa Falls, who is majoring in electrical engineering technology and is a 2007 graduate of Potsdam Central High School, made Dean's List. Smalling graduated in May 2010.

• Kale C. Hitchman of Hannawa Falls, who is majoring in engineering science and is a 2008 graduate of Potsdam Central High School, made President's List. Hitchman graduated in May 2010.

• Christopher Varney of Hannawa Falls, who is majoring in information technology and is a 2004 graduate of Potsdam Central High School, made Dean's List.

• Colleen B. Mullaney of Hannawa Falls, who is majoring in veterinary science technology and is a 2004 graduate of Blair Academy, made President's List. Mullaney graduated in May 2010.

• Phillip J. Ruttan of Hermon, who is majoring in air conditioning maintenance and repair and is a high school graduate, made President's List. Ruttan graduated in May 2010.

• Nathan W. Turnbull of Hermon, who is majoring in alternative and renewable energy systems and is a 2006 graduate of Hermon-DeKalb Central School, made President's List.

• Andrew C. Wood of Hermon, who is majoring in criminal investigation and is a 1976 graduate of Oliver Ames High School, made Dean's List.

• David J. Farrell of Hermon, who is majoring in finance and is a 2002 graduate of Hammond Central School, made President's List.

• Erin E. Law of Hermon, who is majoring in health science career studies and is a 1999 graduate of Edwards-Knox Central School, made Dean's List. Law graduated in May 2010.

• Alyssa Dishaw of Hermon, who is majoring in nursing and is a 2004 graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy, made Dean's List.

• Heather C. Harper of Lisbon, who is majoring in accounting and is a 1992 graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy, made President's List.

• Angela Ward of Lisbon, who is majoring in bachelor of science in nursing and is a 1993 graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy, made Part-Time Honors.

• Elaine S. O'Brian of Lisbon, who is majoring in bachelor of science in nursing and is a 1977 graduate of Parishville-Hopkinton Central School, made Dean's List.

• Kelly A. Baker of Lisbon, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2006 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Erik L. Robinson of Lisbon, who is majoring in computer information systems and is a 1997 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List. Robinson graduated in May 2010.

• Zachary J. Smith of Lisbon, who is majoring in construction technology: management and is a 2008 graduate of home school, made President's List.

• Andrew J. LaFlair of Lisbon, who is majoring in electrical construction and maintenance and is a 1991 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made President's List. LaFlair graduated in May 2010.

• Nicole M. Francis of Lisbon, who is majoring in engineering science and is a 2007 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made Dean's List. Francis graduated in May 2010.

• Michael J. Robinson of Lisbon, who is majoring in finance and is a 1987 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List. Robinson graduated in May 2010.

• Stacey J. Schroeder of Lisbon, who is majoring in health science career studies and is a 2001 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List.

• Morgan L. Beldock of Lisbon, who is majoring in liberal arts and is a 2008 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List.

• Bryanna S. Hanna of Lisbon, who is majoring in liberal arts and is a 2006 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Courtney K. Hawkins of Lisbon, who is majoring in management and is a 2003 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Chelsea M. James of Lisbon, who is majoring in physical therapist assistant program and is a 2009 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made Dean's List.

• Tiffany Gilbert of Lisbon, who is majoring in undeclared and is a 2009 graduate of Lisbon Central School, made President's List.

• Molly Finnegan of Madrid, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2008 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Kenneth J. Green of Madrid, who is majoring in finance and is a 2005 high school graduate, made President's List. Green graduated in May 2010.

• Jessica A. Pike of Madrid, who is majoring in health care management and is a 2006 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Heidi L. Baker of Madrid, who is majoring in health care management and is a 1999 high school graduate, made Dean's List.

• Timothy P. Heiden of Madrid, who is majoring in management and is a 1990 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• John H. Martin of Madrid, who is majoring in mechanical engineering technology and is a 2008 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made President's List. Martin graduated in May 2010.

• George W. Martin of Madrid, who is majoring in mechanical engineering technology and is a 2008 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made President's List. Martin graduated in May 2010.

• Alexis Hargrave of Madrid, who is majoring in nursing and is a 2008 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Dean's List.

• Paige P. Roome of Madrid, who is majoring in nursing and is a 1985 graduate of Madrid-Waddington Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• Katherine V. Bulsiewicz of Pyrites, who is majoring in accounting and is a 1999 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made President's List.

• Nancy K. Lebire of Raymondville, who is majoring in business administration and is a graduate of Massena Central High School, made President's List.

• Stacy E. Gushea of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in business administration and is a 2008 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made Dean's List. Gushea graduated in May 2010.

• Byron J. Danis of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in criminal investigation and is a 2002 graduate of Weedsport Junior-Senior High School, made President's List. Danis graduated in May 2010.

• Christina B. Harper of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in criminal justice: law enforcement leadership and is a 1994 graduate, made Dean's List.

• Nicole L. Cougler of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in early childhood and is a 2006 graduate of Heuvelton Central School, made President's List.

• Rachel R. Newvine of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in health science career studies and is a 2006 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made Dean's List.

• Penny L. Devins of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in management and is a 2004 graduate of Heuvelton Central School, made Dean's List.

• Margaret A. McDonnell of Rensselaer Falls, who is majoring in nursing and is a 2009 graduate of home school, made Dean's List.

• Hilary A. Newcombe of Rensselaer Falls, who is undeclared and is a 2008 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made Dean's List.

• Sally E. MacDonald of Richville, who is majoring in management and is a 2006 graduate of Gouverneur High School, made President's List.

• Anthony J. Wood of Richville, who is majoring in management and is a 1999 graduate of Gouverneur High School, made President's List.

• Laurie Thompson of Rooseveltown, who is majoring in individual studies and is a 1999 graduate, made Dean's List.

• Drew D. LaRose of South Colton, who is majoring in criminal justice and is a graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy, made Dean's List. LaRose graduated in May 2010.

• Danielle M. Robar of South Colton, who is majoring in nursing and is a 2009 graduate of Colton-Pierrepont Central School, made President's List.

• Julie A. Smith of Star Lake, who is majoring in bachelor of science in nursing and is a 2002 graduate of Clifton Fine Central School, made Part-Time Honors.

• Ralph J. Terry of Star Lake, who is majoring in civil engineering technology and is a 1986 graduate of Hugh C. Williams Senior High School, made President's List.

• Craig S. Latray of Star Lake, who is majoring in electrical engineering technology and is a 1999 graduate of Clifton Fine Central School, made Dean's List. Latray graduated in May 2010.

• Ronna L. Terry of Star Lake, who is majoring in health care management and is a 1984 graduate of Minerva Central School, made President's List.

• Ryan E. Powers of Star Lake, who is majoring in individual studies and is a 2008 graduate of Clifton Fine Central School, made President's List. Powers graduated in May 2010.

• Nicholas J. Ditullio of West Stockholm, who is majoring in criminal investigation and is a 2007 graduate of Potsdam Central High School, made Dean's List.

SUNY Canton offers a wide variety of career-driven bachelor's, associate, and certificate programs.

Most of SUNY Canton's new four-year programs are designed so students can take them on-campus, online, or both.

SUNY Canton OnLine features more than 150 courses online each semester.

The College's athletic teams belong to the NAIA's Sunrise Conference, enabling students to compete in their respective sports for four years.

Construction is now underway for the College's new Convocation, Athletic, and Recreation Center nicknamed Roos House, as well as a new apartment-style residence hall, featuring 304 single-occupancy rooms, is now underway for the College's new Convocation, Athletic, and Recreation Center nicknamed Roos House, as well as a new apartment-style residence hall, featuring 304 single-occupancy rooms.