Academic Achievement

Even though the spring semesters will be done shortly, colleges and universities continue to announce academic achievements from the Fall 2020 semester. Here are 52 Essex students who made their way to the Dean’s List, plus three others who graduated or earned academic distinction.

University of Vermont

Dean’s List (3.0)

  • Bethany Conner, Majoring in Education, Minoring in Writing, Class of 2021
  • Lily Bulger, Majoring in Professional Nursing, Minoring in Health And Society, Class of 2023,
  • Olivia Percy, Majoring in Professional Nursing, Class of 2023
  • Elena Tall, Majoring in Public Communication, Class of 2021
  • Dyani Jones, Majoring in Animal Sciences, Class of 2021
  • Hannah Danis, Majoring in Middle Level Education, Class of 2021
  • Connor MacDonald, Majoring in Business Administration, Class of 2021
  • Zoe Sheppard, Majoring in Gender Sexuality & Women's Studies, Class of 2021
  • Zoe Filan, Majoring in Dietetics Nutrition & Food Sciences, Class of 2020
  • Carl Fung, Majoring in Electrical Engineering, Class of 2022
  • Halina Vercessi-Clarke, Majoring in Computer Science, Class of 2022
  • Annemarie Martell, Majoring in Middle Level Education, Class of 2021
  • Justin Brideau, Majoring in Business Administration, Class of 2021
  • Jack Fagnant, Majoring in Studio Art, Class of 2022
  • Nick Hanna, Majoring in Economics, Class of 2022
  • Lejla Kelestura, Majoring in Secondary Education-Language, Class of 2021
  • Jackson Baker, Majoring in English, Class of 2023
  • Isabelle Petrucci, Majoring in Chemistry, Class of 2021
  • Benjamin Stewart, Majoring in Secondary Education-Social Science, Class of 2023
  • Linna Lahmadi, Majoring in Neuroscience, Class of 2021
  • Leena Unger, Majoring in Environmental Studies, Class of 2023
  • Adin Peco, Majoring in Biology, Class of 2023
  • Kathryn Ferry, Majoring in Business Administration, Class of 2023
  • Sarah Le, Majoring in Social Work, Class of 2023
  • Benjamin Slattery, Majoring in Business Administration, Class of 2023
  • Justin Carlson, Majoring in Nutrition And Food Sciences, Class of 2022
  • Emir Bajrovic, Majoring in Biochemistry, Class of 2023
  • Willem Barwin, Majoring in Exercise Science, Class of 2024
  • Paul Gordon, Majoring in Biomedical Engineering, Class of 2024
  • Lillian Merchant, Majoring in Business Administration, Class of 2024
  • Richard Laverty, Majoring in Undeclared, Class of 2023
  • Kirsten Appenzeller, Majoring in Neuroscience, Class of 2024
  • Maya Asher, Majoring in Molecular Genetics, Class of 2024
  • Maegan Beckage, Majoring in Physics, Class of 2024
  • Isabella Dunn, Majoring in Gender Sexuality & Women's Studies, Class of 2024
  • William Suratt, Majoring in Computer Science, Class of 2024
  • Sidney Thompson, Majoring in Psychological Science, Class of 2024
  • Nicholas Bosley, Majoring in Biomedical Engineering, Class of 2023
  • Tess Hastings, Majoring in History, Class of 2023
  • Alessandra Michaelides, Majoring in Animal Sciences, Class of 2024
  • Parker Whitney, Majoring in Business Administration, Class of 2024

University of New England

Dean’s List (3.3)

  • Elizabeth Mitchell

Northern Vermont University

Dean’s List (3.5)

  • Jessica Beliveau
  • Joanne Harnois
  • Kaitlinn Little
  • Alec Welsh

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University

Dean’s List (3.5)

  • Nihad Medar who is pursuing a Doctor of Pharmacy

Emerson College

Dean’s List (3.7)

  • Felix Bieneman, studying a self-designed degree as part of the Class of 2021
  • Munroe Shearer, studying design/technology as part of the Class of 2022

University of Connecticut

Dean’s List (3.0)

  • Emma Legg
  • Keegan Yao

Simmons University

Dean’s List (3.5)

  • Kayley Haggerty

Vermont Technical College

  • Peter Roy, who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology, was nominated for the Student Engineering Technician or Student Engineer of the year awards

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Winter 2021 Graduate

  • Tyler Campbell received a Master of Business Administration

Western Governors University

Award of Excellence

  • Carrie Abajian earned an Award of Excellence at Western Governors University College of Business.

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