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College Success News: July 26, 2013

Jeremy A. Levine, of Plainview has been named to first honors on the Clark University Dean’s List. This selection marks outstanding academic achievement during the Spring 2013 semester.

To be eligible for first honors, students must have a grade point average of 3.8 or higher, of a maximum of 4.3 (all A+s).

More than 2,000 high-achieving students have been named to the Hofstra University Dean’s List for Spring 2013. Students who began their studies before Fall 2012 must earn at least a 3.4 grade point average to qualify. Those who entered the university after Fall 2012 must earn a grade point average of 3.5. Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs Herman A. Berliner congratulates these students on their impressive academic achievement.

Local students named to the Dean’s List include:

Jordan Cohen of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Jordan, Class of 2013, is majoring in music.

Gabriel Goldman of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Gabriel, Class of 2015, is majoring in computer science.

Jill Goldstein of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Jill, Class of 2013, is majoring in journalism.

Eric Jonas of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Eric, Class of 2015, is majoring in finance.

Allison Kamin of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Allison, Class of 2014, is majoring in speech communication & rhetorical studies and english.

Nailah Khalfan of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Nailah, Class of 2013, is majoring in biology.

Joshua Levin of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Joshua, Class of 2013, is majoring in journalism.

Samantha Schwarz of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Samantha, Class of 2015, is majoring in liberal arts and sciences.

Jasmine Sidana of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Jasmine, Class of 2013, is majoring in science, technology, engineering & math and and early childhood education.

Sarah Simon of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Sarah, Class of 2016, is majoring in liberal arts and sciences.

Nicolle Steiner of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Nicolle, Class of 2013, is majoring in exercise science.

Kimberly Wilkens of Woodbury has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Kimberly, Class of 2014, is majoring in english.

Corinne Agman of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Corinne, Class of 2015, is majoring in university studies.

Maryum Alam of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Maryum, Class of 2014, is majoring in biology and political science.

Sara Bendig of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Sara, Class of 2013, is majoring in biology.

Mara Bollettieri of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Mara, Class of 2014, is majoring in english.

Haaris Din of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Haaris, Class of 2013, is majoring in accounting.

Alexis Ehlerman of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Alexis, Class of 2015, is majoring in pre-early chldhd & chldhd education.

Jared Garfinkel of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Jared, Class of 2013, is majoring in sustainability studies.

Rachel Geller of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Rachel, Class of 2014, is majoring in public relations.

Ashley Glass of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Ashley, Class of 2015, is majoring in accounting.

Wallis Granat of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Wallis, Class of 2015, is majoring in legal studies in business.

Harrison Jakobs of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Harrison, Class of 2014, is majoring in fine arts.

Jana Kaplan of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Jana, Class of 2013, is majoring in journalism.

Simran Nanda of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Simran, Class of 2013, is majoring in legal education accelerated program - political science.

Carly Rubin of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Carly, Class of 2015, is majoring in biology.

Elizabeth Sarian of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Elizabeth, Class of 2014, is majoring in english.

Lauren Silverstein of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Lauren, Class of 2013, is majoring in mathematics and mathematics education.

Brian Singer of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Brian, Class of 2013, is majoring in accounting.

Marek Solomianko of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Marek, Class of 2013, is majoring in biology.

Marisa Taddeo of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Marisa, Class of 2015, is majoring in psychology.

Keith Ward of Plainview has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Keith, Class of 2014, is majoring in political science.

Samantha Razon of Old Bethpage has made the Spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hofstra University. Samantha, Class of 2014, is majoring in accounting.

Laura Pincus of Plainview has earned a BS in Industrial Design from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.

Pincus was among approximately 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students who received degrees during Georgia Tech’s 245th commencement exercises.

Tufts University recently announced the Dean’s List for the Spring 2013 semester.

Among these students is:

Jordan Dashow of Plainview class of 2014

Dean’s List honors at Tufts University require a semester grade point average of 3.4 or greater.

Alex B. Goldmeier, of Plainview has been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at the University of Vermont. Goldmeier is a first-year student Psychology major in the College of Arts & Sciences.

To be named to the dean’s lists, students must have a grade-point average of 3.0 or better and rank in the top 20 percent of their class in their respective college or school.

News

It’s not every day that you read about a chocolate brown mare being spared from a harsh reality. While it’s the dogs and cats we read about most in animal rescue stories, Plainview native and animal lover Andria McMaugh, shines light on the endangered horses of Long Island, and what is being done to help them.

McMaugh strapped on her riding boots at 10 years old. When she entered George Washington University as a freshman, McMaugh became a member of the school’s Equestrian team.

Bank representatives and police have officially acknowledged that multiple skimming devices were found at TD Bank’s Plainview branch during a routine repair last month — and the acknowledgment has customers livid.

According to investigators and bank officials, on March 9 an ATM repairman was doing routine repairs in the branch at 500 Old Country Rd., when he discovered a skimming device on the ATM in the bank’s vestibule. A second skimming device was found on the card reader at the vestibule’s entrance, police said.


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