University of New Hampshire
CANAAN — Ayhan Yener of Canaan graduated on May 16 with a BSENSC degree in EnSci: Ecosystems from the University of New Hampshire in Durham, New Hampshire, during a virtual celebration.
University Of New England
NEW LEBANON — Courtney Francoeur of New Lebanon, NY, has been named to the Dean’s List for the 2020 spring semester at the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine.
POTSDAM — The State University of New York at Potsdam will recognize nearly 900 candidates for graduation with a special virtual Commencement celebration on May 23.
The SUNY Potsdam Class of 2020 will be honored in an online ceremony and watch party on the traditional Commencement day, until the College is able to safely hold an in-person event honoring all of this year’s bachelor’s and master’s graduates at a later date.
The graduates include Jacob Barrett of Valatie, who is graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education; Alden Berry of Hillsdale, who is graduating with a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Performance and Music Business; Matthew Boice of Ancram, who is graduating cum laude with a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Performance; Kaylen Van Wagner of Red Hook, who is graduating with distinction with a Master of Science degree in Management.
ROCHESTER — The following local residents have been named to to the Spring 2020 Dean’s List at Nazareth College. Molly Lacourse of Pine Plains and McKenzie Rybka of Valatie.