Airman Recruit Kirk Patrick Guyer, 26, of Frederick, graduated from the United States Naval Recruit Training Command at Naval Station Great Lakes on June 21. Guyer successfully completed eight weeks of intensive basic training at the RTC in Great Lakes, Illinois, as one of 60 recruits in Division 228. Following graduation, Airman Recruit Guyer reported immediately to the Naval Air Technical Training Center in Pensacola, Florida, where he is currently training as an aviation electronics technician.
Neal August Crosson, of Frederick, received his Master’s degree in bilingual and multicultural education from the University of Alcalá de Henares in Spain on June 27. The son of David Crosson and Esperanza Alzona, of Frederick, he is a 2012 graduate of Gov. Thomas Johnson High School and a 2017 graduate of Shepherd University, in Shepherdstown, West Virginia.
The following area students made the dean’s list for the spring semester at Widener University, in Chester, Pennsylvania: Jaelin Farrell, of Hagerstown; Elizabeth Heinz, of Woodbine; Elijah Holman and Allison Rossman, of Frederick; Sean McGaughey, of New Market; and Madison Radnoff, of Mount Airy.
The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio: Rebeckah Trainor, of Poolesville; Clara Bossaller and Megan Fraley, of Frederick; Delaney Honchalk, of Monrovia; and Richard Kolovish and Charles Ronan, of New Market. Maureen Spillman, of Middletown, was named to the president’s list.
Dove Mary-Cristel Alliali, of Adamstown, the daughter of Leontine Kouakou-Alliali and Yao Alliali, of Cote D’Ivoire (Abidjan) was placed on the dean’s list for the fourth quarter of the school year at Randolph-Macon Academy, in Front Royal, Virginia.
D’Marco Saunders, of Frederick, graduated with a bachelor’s in business administration in marketing from Bryant University on May 18.
Colin Saylor, of New Market, made the dean’s list for the spring semester at Salisbury University, in Salisbury.
India Keene, of Frederick, earned academic honors for the 2018-19 season from the National Junior College Athletic Association. Keene was a member of the Monroe College women’s basketball team, in Bronx, New York, who earned NJCAA All-Academic Second Team distinction.
Nicholas Durski, of Cascade, and Megan McGee, of Frederick, were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at York College of Pennsylvania, in York.
More than 700 students attending Belmont University, in Nashville, Tennessee, started their summer off by participating in one of 45 faculty-led study abroad programs. Among them were Kathleen Barnes, of Adamstown, who studied in the South Africa and Tanzania program; Carolina Maggio, of Middletown, in the China program; and Lindsay Mackintosh, of Adamstown, and Liam McDermott, of Clarksburg, who studied in the England program.
Dajah Gee, of Frederick, was placed on the East Coast Conference commissioner’s honor roll for the 2018-19 academic year at the New York Institute of Technology, on Old Westbury, New York. Gee is a member of the women’s basketball team.
Morgan Gilbert, of Smithsburg, a graduate of Urbana High School, made the dean’s list for the spring semester at Albright College, in Reading, Pennsylvania.
Akua Mireku-Baabu, of Hagerstown, and Zeona Walker-Latney, of Boyds, made the dean’s list for the spring semester at Adelphi University, in Garden City, New Jersey.
Nicholas Hoult, of Frederick, graduated in May from Hofstra University, in Hempstead, New York, earning a bachelor’s degree in theater arts.