Academics

Doane College, of Crete, Neb., has announced than Mancieri Jackson, of Livermore, has been named to the dean's list for fall 2013. Jackson is a graduate of Livermore High School.

military

Air Force Airman Joshua D. Utley has graduated from military basic training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. Utley, a 2010 graduate of San Ramon's California High School, is the son of Deanna and Steve Utley, of San Ramon.

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