The following local residents graduated from the University of Rhode Island — Betsy Cohen of Andover, Jillian Winfield of Andover, Kirsy Melo of Andover, Matthew Pescatore of Andover, Rebecca Wrightson of Andover, Andrew Jannetti of Andover, Alexandra Zambino of Methuen, Christina Maroun of Methuen, Jessica Caterino of Methuen, Julianne Maroun of Methuen, Erika Benkova of North Andover, Kristen Calvo of North Andover, Nathan Bruce of North Andover.
Nicole Vecchi of Andover was honored at Xavier University’s All Honors Day on April 21. Vecchi received the Sally Pruden Special Ed Award, presented to a senior education major demonstrating outstanding academic performance and community service in the area of special education.
Conor Helfrich and Phoebe Roque of North Andover and Inez Bouzon of Andover were inducted into Lawrence Academy’s chapter of the Cum Laude Society.
Megan Richards of Andover graduated from Colgate University with a bachelor of arts degree in neuroscience and Chinese.
Dennis Fleming of Andover and Marissa Ferrante of North Andover graduated from Clemson University.
The following local students graduated from Trinity College on May 20 — Paul Jaskot Jr. of Methuen, Elizabeth Sherman of Andover, Lindsey Weiner of Andover, Kristina Yu of Andover.
Hannah Hoerner of Andover graduated cum laude from Bowdoin College, majoring in biochemistry and minoring in gender and women’s studies.
Deborah Scionti of Methuen and Peter Allain of Lawrence graduated from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine.
Tyler Hinton of Andover and Jake McCoy of North Andover were named to the spring 2012 dean’s list at Creighton University.
Blackburn College announces that Lindsey Santiago of Methuen was named to the 2012 spring term dean’s list.
Matthew Gibbs of Andover has been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2012 semester at SUNY Oswego.
Robert Fallon of Methuen has earned a degree in aerospace engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.