Ryan Bince, of Alameda, graduated from Ithaca College's School of Humanities and Sciences with a degree in speech communication. The degree was awarded in December 2013. Located in New York's Finger Lakes region, the college is home to 6,100 undergraduate and 400 graduate students.
Rosalie Atkinson, a native of Alameda, is among the 232 high-achieving students from Whittier College who made the fall 2013 dean's list.
An undergraduate student is awarded dean's list honors if he or she earns a 3.7 grade-point average (GPA) while completing a full-time course load (12 units) in the fall and spring terms.
Catherine Houston, of Alameda, and
Katie Mandell, of Alameda, have been named to the fall 2013 dean's list at Loyola Marymount University.
Students named to the dean's list have completed 15 semester hours at LMU and earned a cumulative grade-point average of 3.5 or better. Additionally, a student must have completed all of his or her courses and never received an F in any course. Loyola Marymount University is a comprehensive university in Los Angeles and is the largest Jesuit Catholic university for undergraduates on the West Coast.
Emily Scott, of Alameda, has been named to the Whitworth University Laureate Society for fall semester 2013.
Scott qualified for the academic honors society by maintaining a grade-point average of at least 3.75 during the semester.
Located in Spokane, Wash., Whitworth is a private liberal arts university affiliated with the Presbyterian Church.
Rachel Stewart, of Alameda, is a member of the Class of 2016 at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., and is majoring in medical technology.