College briefs

Students named to Wittenberg dean’s list

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio — Committed to academic excellence, Wittenberg University regularly recognizes students who maintain high educational standards. These students maintained a 3.5 or higher grade point average for the 2016 fall semester and earned a place on the dean’s list:

Aubrey Cox of Tipp City

Korinne Digel of Troy

Alexander Hallauer of Tipp City

Rhyanna Hallauer of Tipp City

Emily Keeton of New Carlisle

Adrianne Krites of New Carlisle

Madison Leatherwood of New Carlisle

Clayton Marsh of Piqua

Jonathan Osman of Troy

Evelyn Ritzi of Troy

Lilliona Rogers of Piqua

Robert Saul of Union

Emily Schaeffer of Fletcher

Brett Siemon of New Carlisle

Meagan Tanner of New Carlisle

Carlie Weir of Tipp City

Alberto Zaragoza of New Carlisle

Yong Yi Zhong of Piqua

Calhoun earns master’s degree

OXFORD, Ohio — Troy resident Sabrina Calhoun has earned a Master of Arts (MA) degree in biology from Miami University with web-based coursework through Project Dragonfly’s Advanced Inquiry Program (AIP). As an AIP student, Calhoun completed web-based graduate courses through Miami University with face-to-face experiential and field study through Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden.

Since being accepted to the AIP master’s degree in 2014, Calhoun has explored wildlife conservation and education at the zoo, while also conducting projects that have made a difference in the Troy area. Calhoun is an AmeriCorps Service member at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden.