Diane McCarthy of Bellvue, earned a Ph.D. in biological sciences from the University of Illinois at Chicago at the May 2013 commencement.
Jacob Fleming, a resident of Livermore received a bachelor of arts in chemistry and Bachelor of science in biological sciences during the May 2013 Southern Methodist University commencement.
Ronnie Toplyn of Bellvue has been named to Fort Lewis College’s Dean’s List for the Spring 2013 semester. Toplyn is majoring in marketing.
Clayton Roth of Wellington earned a place on the president’s and vice president’s honor rolls for the spring semester of the 2013 academic school year.
Eighth-graders from Saint Joseph Catholic School were recently honored at a special graduation ceremony and mass. They are: Caroline Adrian, Megan Berrong, Keegan Brady, Tucker Brady, Jack Clay, Erica Hermanson, Isaac Krapes, Federico Larrieu, Luke Lauby, Blanca Lobato-Roberts, Erin MacRitchie, Erin Mallory, Katherine McCarthy, Jacob Pfaffinger, Marguerite Pilon, Emily Rodriguez, Emma Sullivan and Levi Volk.
Tasha Rozga of Wellington will spend five weeks in Hangzhou, China, this summer on a University of Evansville study abroad program. Rozga, who is majoring in nursing, left for China June 19 and will return July 26. The program, based in the city of Hangzhou, includes courses for both nursing and health services administration students. Rozga is enrolled in “Nursing in the Chinese Health Care System: Clinical, Cultural, and Economic Issues.”