BURLINGTON, Vt. — Some 3,275 students were awarded degrees during the University of Vermont's 218th commencement ceremonies on May 19, 2019.

Darren Walker who presides over the Ford Foundation, one of the world's most influential social justice philanthropies and one of the largest private foundations in the United States, delivered the address.

Sydney Andreoli of Lovell, Maine graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in psychological science.

Lillian Brennan of Intervale graduated with a bachelor of science degree in statistics.

Elizabeth Duffy of Jackson graduated with a bachelor of science degree in environmental engineering.

Aidan Laracy of Conway graduated with a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering.

Timothy Laracy of Conway graduated with a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering.

Adam Wright of Tamworth graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in economics.

For more information, go to uvm.edu.

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CLINTON, N.Y. — Elisabeth LaMantia of North Conway received a bachelor of arts degree from Hamilton College on Sunday, May 26, at the Commencement ceremony concluding the college's 207th year.

Freeman Hrabowski, president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, delivered the commencement address.

A creative writing major at Hamilton, LaMantia graduated summa cum laude with departmental honors in creative writing and now joins an alumni body of more than 23,000, many of whom have made important contributions to business, the professions, government and the arts.

For more information, go to hamilton.edu.

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LEWISTON, Maine — William Davis of Fryeburg, Maine, and Brendan Donahue of Wolfeboro Falls have been named to the dean's list at Bates College for the winter semester ending in April 2019.

Donahue, the son of Mr. and Ms. David P. Donahue of Wolfeboro Falls, N.H., is a 2016 graduate of Kingswood Regional High School. He is a junior majoring in sociology and minoring in education and history at Bates.

Davis, the son of Ms. Kathleen D. Hunsicker and Mr. Calvin E. Hunsicker of Fryeburg, Maine, is a 2017 graduate of Fryeburg Academy. He is a sophomore majoring in interdisciplinary studies at Bates.

For more information, go to bates.edu.

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BRISTOL, R.I. — Zoe Frentress of Center Sandwich has been named to the spring 2019 dean's list at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. Full-time students who complete 12 or more credits per semester and earn a grade point average of 3.4 or higher are placed on the dean's list that semester.

For more information, go to rwu.edu.

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GROVE CITY, Pa. — Alyson Kruger of Fryeburg, Maine, was among the 511 students who received degrees during the commencement exercises at Grove City College on May 18.

For more information, go to gcc.edu.

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CONWAY, S.C. — Savannah R. Billings, an interdisciplinary studies major from Center Ossipee, was named to the president's list.

Nearly 770 Coastal Carolina University students were named to the president's list for the spring 2019 semester. Students must achieve a 4.0 grade point average (GPA) for the semester to be named to the president's list.

For more information, go to coastal.edu.

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