SEARCY, Ark. — Cayle Johnson of Stow, Maine, is one of more than 800 graduates who received a diploma at Harding University’s commencement exercises May 11.

Johnson received a bachelor of arts in history.

For more details, go to harding.edu.

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POTSDAM, N.Y. — Melissa Brown of Madison, a biomolecular science major, and Isabel Cunningham of Center Sandwich, a environmental engineering major, have been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester at Clarkson University.

Dean’s list students must achieve a minimum 3.25 grade-point average and also carry at least 14 credit hours.

Seth Richardson of Wolfeboro Falls, majoring in computer science, and Sarah Smith of Bartlett, majoring in environmental engineering, have been named Presidential Scholars for the spring 2019 semester at Clarkson University.

Presidential Scholars must achieve a minimum 3.80 grade-point average and carry at least 14 credit hours.

For more information, go to clarkson.edu.

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MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, MASS. — Tufts University recently announced the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester.

Among students earning dean’s list honors is Fiona Davis-Walsh, a freshman from Albany.

Dean’s list honors at Tufts University require a semester grade point average of 3.4 or greater.

For more information, go to tufts.edu.

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BOSTON — On Sunday, May 12, Emerson College awarded more than 970 undergraduate degrees and on Saturday, May 11, awarded nearly 300 graduate degrees during the college’s commencement ceremonies.

Patrick Swanson from North Conway participated in Emerson College’s 2019 commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 12, receiving a bachelor of arts in writing, lit and publishing. Swanson will officially complete the degree in August 2019.

For more information, go to emerson.edu.

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BANGOR, Maine — The following students have been named to the spring 2019 president’s list at Husson University:

Nicole M. Bodeau of Brownfield, Maine, a junior who is currently enrolled in Husson’s bachelor of science in criminal justice/undergraduate certificate in counterterrorism and security/master of science in criminal justice administration program; Jacob N. Cameron of Conway, a junior who is currently enrolled in Husson’s bachelor of science in criminaljustice program; and Kyleigh Anne Moore of West Ossipee, is a sophomore who is currently enrolled in Husson’s bachelor of science in mass communications with a concentration in marketing communications/certificate in digital and social media marketing/certificate in graphic design/certificate in web media program.

Students who make the president’s list must carry at least 12 graded credit hours during the semester and earn a grade point average of 3.80 to 4.0 during the period.

For more information, go to Husson.edu.

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CLINTON, N.Y. — Elisabeth LaMantia of North Conway and Alexander Nemeth of Intervale were named to the dean’s list at Hamilton College for the 2019 spring semester:

LaMantia, a May graduate, majored in creative writing at Hamilton. Nemeth, a rising sophomore, is a graduate of Kennett High School.

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.

For more information, go to hamilton.edu.

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CASTLETON, Vt. — Andrew Doherty of Center Conway, N.H., was recently named to the Castleton University dean’s list for the spring semester of the 2018-19 academic year.

To qualify for this academic honor, the student must maintain full-time status and a semester grade point average of 3.5.

For more information, go to castleton.edu.

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WATERVILLE, Maine — In an outdoor ceremony May 26, 462 degrees were awarded to members of Colby College’s Class of 2019 at the college’s 198th Commencement, including Pearse J. Benson of Jackson and Park H. Cawley of Center Conway.

Award-winning television writer David E. Kelley told graduates to reject a career that is “not so terrible” and instead pursue what will make them truly fulfilled. Colby President David A. Greene handed a diploma to each of the graduates.

Benson majored in English with a concentration in creative writing, attended Kennett High School and is the son of Peter and Emily Benson of Jackson.

Cawley majored in environmental science, attended Kennett High School and is the son of Stephanie Cawley and Cheryl Clapp of Center Conway.

For more information, go to colby.edu.

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