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Aurora University, Aurora, IL

Aurora University has named Kristin Deegan of Santa Clarita, to the Dean’s List for the spring 2018 semester. Deegan is majoring in Communication. The Dean’s List recognizes full-time undergraduate students who have earned a 3.6 GPA or higher. Students recognized with high honors (*) have earned a perfect 4.0.

Founded in 1893, Aurora University is a four-year, private, nonprofit, fully accredited higher education institution offering students a quality education while maintaining one of the lowest private tuition rates in Illinois. The university serves more than 3,900 undergraduate and 1,900 graduate students across a wide variety of majors and programs. AU leadership, faculty and staff are committed to the success of students, offering academic support programs, hands-on learning activities, internships, and community partnership opportunities that prepare students to be successful beyond AU.

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Berkeley College, Online College

Graduates from Los Angeles County, were awarded diplomas at the 2018 Berkeley College Commencement ceremony, held on May 11, 2018, at Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. The graduating class included more than 140 military and veteran students, and 180 international students, who represent 40 countries. Two hundred and ninety-eight graduates received Certificates; 757 graduates received Associate degrees; 1,248 graduates received Bachelor’s degrees; and 58 graduates received Master’s level degrees.

Gloria Thornsbury* of Canyon Country, Bachelor of Business Administration in General Business


A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 7,100 students – including more than 440 international students – in its Master’s, Bachelor’s and Associate’s degree and Certificate programs. Students can study in more than 20 career fields. Berkeley College is comprised of the Larry L. Luing School of Business®, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Health Studies, and the School of Liberal Arts. The School of Graduate Studies offers an MBA in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.


In New York there are three campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College has four New Jersey campuses – Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For five consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans.


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* Denotes students graduating with honors

Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee, WI

The following student(s) received academic honors from Milwaukee School of Engineering for the 2018 Spring Quarter:

Michael Dougherty of Santa Clarita, Dean’s List with High Honors, Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

Undergraduate students who have earned at least 30 credits and have a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher (out of 4.0) are on the Dean’s List. Students who have maintained a 3.70 or higher receive “high honors.”

Undergraduate students on the Honors List have earned a GPA of at least 3.20 (out of 4.0) for this quarter and are not on the Dean’s List.

Milwaukee School of Engineering is an independent, non-profit university with about 2,800 students that was founded in 1903. MSOE offers bachelors and master’s degrees in engineering, business and nursing. The university has a national academic reputation; longstanding ties to business and industry; dedicated professors with real-world experience; extremely high graduate outcome rates; and the highest ROI and average starting salaries of any Wisconsin university according to PayScale Inc. MSOE graduates are well-rounded, technologically experienced and highly productive professionals and leaders.

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Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT

The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester at Quinnipiac University.

Proyfon Lohaphaisan of Valencia

Grace Thomas of Santa Clarita

To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 with no grade lower can C. Full-time students must complete at least 14 credits in a semester, with at least 12 credits that have been graded on a letter grade basis to be eligible. Part-time students must complete at least six credits during a semester.

Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 110 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and the College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review’s “The Best 381 Colleges.” The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the “Great Colleges to Work For.”

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University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis/St. Paul. MN

The following students have been named to the 2018 spring semester Dean’s List at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, the university announced today.

Megan C Ruff of Valencia, freshman, Col of Education/Human Development

Sevin M Antley of Canyon Country, Junior, College of Liberal Arts

To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must complete 12 or more letter-graded credits while attaining a 3.66 grade point average.

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