LaTashia Q. Edwards of Antioch recently graduated from Boston University, with a master of science in nutrition.
Boston University is the fourth largest independent university in the United States offering the liberal arts, a broad range of programs in the arts, sciences, engineering, and professional areas, and state-of-the-art facilities for teaching and research.
Antioch resident Connor Patton, a Northeastern University student majoring in biochemistry, was recently named to the university's dean's list for the fall semester, which ended in December 2012.
To achieve the dean's list distinction, students must carry a full program of at least four courses, have a quality point average of 3.5 or greater out of a possible 4.0 and carry no single grade lower than a C- during the course of their college career.
Northeastern is a comprehensive, global research university with programs ranging from professional master's degrees to interdisciplinary Ph.D. programs. The university's research enterprise is aligned with three national imperatives: health, security and sustainability.