Student Spotlight, June 10, 2013
■ Kendra Mae Collette of Palisade and Evan Jennings Duff of Grand Junction were named to the dean’s academic honor list for the spring 2013 semester at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. Collette received a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance management during commencement exercises last month on the Baylor campus.
■ Daniel Flahie of Moab, Utah, was named to the president’s academic honors list for the spring 2013 semester at Dakota State University in Madison, S.D.
■ Courtney Burkett of New Castle and Violet Mullennex of Grand Junction were recipients of the Bob Jones University Legacy Scholarship, awarded to students who have at least one parent who graduated from BJU.
■ Joshua Olson of Grand Junction graduated in May with a doctorate degree in optometry from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Ore.
■ Allison Martin of Montrose was named to the spring 2013 dean’s list at Union University in Jackson, Tenn.
■ Four area students were named to the spring 2013 honors list at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan.: Isaac Fisher of Hotchkiss, Amy Hoefer of Fruita and Regina Gasperini and Kassia Plsek, both of Grand Junction.
■ James Lewis of Grand Junction, a Fruita Monument High School graduate, was named to the spring 2013 honor roll at Colorado School of Mines in Golden. Lewis is studying chemical engineering and runs track for Mines.
■ Kyle Gallagher of Grand Junction graduated May 18 with a liberal studies and athletic training bachelor’s degree from Clarion University in Clarion, Pa.
■ Orrin Boese, Brackett Mays and Adrienne Petch, all of Grand Junction, and Morgan Jossi of Ridgway were named to the spring 2013 semester honor roll at Montana State University in Bozeman, Mont.