Colleges are starting to announce their Fall 2017 Dean's List honors. Here are a few submitted so far with more to come as well as information on other accomplishments by local college students.
William Chadwick, Norfolk
dePaul Miller, Norfolk
Shane Quinn, Norfolk
Ethan Dunn, Norfolk
Thomas Dalzell, Wrentham
Rachel Matthews, Norfolk
John Nicastro, Plainville
Massachusetts Bay Community College
Vincent Briselli. Norfolk
Katherine Demus, Plainville
Francesca Molino, Wrentham
In related campus news, Assumption College announced that Christopher Lacroix, of Wrentham, has been elected, and is currently serving, as President of Peers Advocating Wellness for Students for the 2017-18 academic year. Peers Advocating Wellness for Students is a campus group which encourages students to develop the tools needed to lead a healthy lifestyle.
Cara McCarthy, of Wrentham is traveling during winter break on a Union College mini term. McCarthy, a member of the Class of 2019 majoring in Bioengineering, is completing the New Zealand Mini Term, studying electric power development and environmental management covering technical, economic, environmental and sociopolitical issues.
Norfolk's Melissa Diagle, a member of the Worcester Polytechnic Institute Volleyball team was named to NEWMAC Academic All-Conference accolades.
State University of New York at Potsdam has awarded Sarah Taylor of Norfolk the Wardell Scholarship for 2017-18 Academic Year. Taylor is studying Music Education.