Law school announces graduates


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Delaware Law School announces 2016 graduates

CHESTER, Pa. — The following students of Widener University Delaware Law School celebrated commencement on May 21 in Wilmington.

Local students include Ryan Adams, of Georgetown, Juris Doctor; Robert Casullo, of Seaford, Juris Doctor; Sheena Chatani, of Lewes, Juris Doctor; Danielle Dell, of Lewes, Juris Doctor; Mary Valeski, of Georgetown, Juris Doctor; Joshua Vincent, of Laurel, Juris Doctor.


University of the Sciences dean’s list

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — The following local residents have been named to the spring 2016 dean’s list at University of the Sciences. 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 spring of 2016.

Fernando Santos, of Georgetown, is a doctor of physical therapy student.

Caitlin McVey, of Lewes, is a doctor of physical therapy student.

Samantha Parsons, of Laurel, is a microbiology student.

Jinal Patel, of Lewes, is a pharmacoogy and toxicology student.


Alvernia University dean’s list

READING, Pa. — The following students have been named to Alvernia University’s dean’s list for the spring 2016 semester. To be eligible for the dean’s list, students must carry a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and take a minimum of 12 credits.

Local honorees include Colleen Bailey, of Lewes, studying occupational therapy and a graduate of Cape Henlopen High School; and David McDowell, of Millsboro, studying communication and a graduate of Cape Henlopen High School.

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