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Wednesday, February 5, 2020 by The Press in

Dean’s honor list is announced

Moravian College

Moravian College named more than 725 students to the dean’s honor list for the fall 2019 semester. Students who carry three or more course units during the fall or spring term and attain a grade-point average for the term of 3.5 or higher are placed on the dean’s honor list.

Bath: Nathan Bendekovits, Alex Cabanela, Gabrielle Demchak, Harry Faber, Elizabeth Horn, Jacob Kanyuk, Olivia Lucas, Haris Naveed, Meredith Roe, Claire Smith, Will Stackhouse

Catasauqua: Brandon Adams, Rodney Berger, Allyson Kovach, Olivia Schlofer, Autumn Schray, Crystal Yautz

Coplay: Tyler Maxsim, Lara Ormiston, Kiersten Schmall

Danielsville: Aubrey Bealer, Katelyn Ruth, Miranda Shattah

Northampton: Janniry Belen, Sara Cipriotti, Ian Csencsits, Ashley Gallagher, Kennedy Jamicky, Elizabeth Jones, Nikolas Kovacs, Chris Miceli, Kaitlyn Nemes, Rylee O’Donnell, Autumn Paul, Janiya Punzalan, Naomi Rieth, Trevor Wentz

Walnutport: Lauren Dorney, Morgan Fehnel

Whitehall: Morgan Anderson, Alix Buskirk, Jackson Buskirk, Janelle Demko, Gabby Ghasb, Michael Ghasb, Lauryn Guerra, Grace Helfrich, Jayson Jarrah, Celina Jarrah, Emily Kiefer, Lauren Kubic, Jessica Mickno, Luz Perdomo, Adham Ramadan, Elaine Ramirez-Jimenez, Seth Rappaport, Shianne Reimer, Christina Santo, Emily Snyder, Brandon Sokalsky, Grace Sullivan, Emily Wells, Chanel Younes, Joshua Youwakim

Coastal Carolina University

Coastal Carolina University congratulates communication major Aja Blount, of Northampton, for achieving dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester. More than 2,400 students received this honor. That’s nearly 20 percent of the student body with a GPA between 3.5-3.99 for the spring semester.

Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, S.C. The university offers baccalaureate degrees in 73 major fields of study. Among CCU’s 25 graduate-level programs are 21 master’s degrees, two educational specialist degrees and the doctorates in education and marine science: coastal and marine systems science. The most popular undergraduate majors are marine science, management, exercise and sport science, communication and psychology.

CCU boasts a growing array of internship, research and international opportunities for students, as well as numerous online programs through Coastal online. More than 10,600 students from across the country and around the world interact with a world-class faculty and enjoy a nationally competitive NCAA I athletic program, an inspiring cultural calendar and a tradition of community interaction that is fueled by more than 160 student clubs and organizations. CCU was founded in 1954 as Coastal Carolina Junior College and became an independent state university in 1993.

Lehigh University

Students at Lehigh University attained dean’s list status for the fall 2019 semester. This status is granted to students who earned a scholastic average of 3.6 or better while carrying at least 12 hours of regularly graded courses. The following local students were named.

Bath: Jacob Flood, Casey Kies

Catasauqua: Hannah Edwards

Coplay: Giorgos Hiotis

Northampton: Eric Schell, Julia Skrapits, Joel Benko, Sakshi Acharya

Whitehall: Olivia Wood, Jouny Zedan, Naakesh Gomanie, Albert Wakim, Trystan Golden, Ivan Kok, Joelle Chehade, Alexander Eddinger, Meriam Deeb, David Khayata

For more than 150 years, Lehigh University ( has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. The institution is among the nation’s most selective, highly ranked private research universities. Lehigh’s four colleges — College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business and Economics, College of Education and the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science — provide opportunities to 7,000 students to discover and grow in a learning community that promotes interdisciplinary programs with real-world experience.

Clemson University

Daniel M. Thomas, of Walnutport, has been named to the president’s list for the fall 2019 semester at Clemson University. He is studying environmental engineering.

To be named to the president’s list, a student must achieve a 4.0 GPA.