graduate hat and certificated in the garden

Corinne Vasiloff of Litchfield Park was named to the provost’s honor roll for the fall 2020 semester at Whitworth University in Spokane. To be named to the list, undergraduate students must maintain a grade-point average of 3.75 or better during the semester. 

Whitworth is a private, liberal arts university affiliated with the Presbyterian church. The university, which has an enrollment of more than 3,000 students, offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Madison Hinojos of Litchfield Park has been named to the dean’s list at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, for the 2020 fall semester. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must have carried throughout the semester a course load of four or more graded credits with an average of 3.5 or above. A first-year student, Hinojos graduated from Trivium Preparatory Academy. Originally founded in 1793 as the Hamilton-Oneida Academy, Hamilton College offers an open curriculum that gives students the freedom to shape their own liberal arts education within a research- and writing-intensive framework. Hamilton enrolls 1,850 students from 49 states and 49 countries.

Aaron Marquez of Avondale was named to the cast of “A Tale of Two Cities: The Musical” at Bob Jones University in Greenville, South Carolina. It hits the stage March 9, March 12 and March 13.

Marquez will be featured as judge, male ensemble and player and turnkey in the production, which will be mounted in BJU’s 2,600-seat Rodeheaver Auditorium. Based on Charles Dickens’ masterpiece, “A Tale of Two Cities” is a classic story about love, revolution and redemption. Composer and lyricist Jill Santoriello created the musical version of this work, which appeared on Broadway in 2008.

For more than 90 years, Bob Jones University has produced national award-winning productions. Dr. Darren Lawson, dean of the School of Fine Arts and Communication and stage director for this production, said, “We are thrilled that Aaron is part of the 65-member cast for this amazing musical.”

Roger De Chavez of Goodyear excelled during the fall 2020 semester, achieving a GPA of at least 3.5 to earn a spot on the dean’s list at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university, which is the only school to host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). 

Glynda Perrotte of Goodyear was placed on the dean’s list for Northwest Technical College in Bemidji, Minnesota. She’s majoring in medical coding. To be eligible for the dean’s list, Northwest Technical College students must be enrolled for at least 12 credits and earn a minimum of a 3.5 GPA during the semester.

Michaela Daniels and Ashton Hooley of Goodyear were named to the president’s list for the 2020 fall semester at University of Iowa in Iowa City. Daniels is a student in Iowa’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and is majoring in speech and hearing science. Meanwhile, Hooley is studying English and creative writing. 

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