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Local student earns semester honors at Kansas State University  

Lucas Herme, of Santa Clarita, was among nearly 5,000 Kansas State University students who earned semester honors for their academic performance in the fall 2020 semester. 

Students earning a grade point average for the semester of 3.75 or above on at least 12 graded credit hours receive semester honors along with commendations from their deans. The honors also are recorded on their permanent academic records. 

2 local students achieve dean’s  list at TCNJ 

The following local students have earned placement on the dean’s list at The College of New Jersey for the fall 2020 semester. To achieve this honor, a student must carry 12 or more credits that semester and earn a 3.5 (or above) grade point average: 

  • Chase Eisenberg, a nursing major from Stevenson Ranch. 
  • Daniella Fernandez, a criminology major from Valencia. 

Founded in 1855 as the New Jersey State Normal School, TCNJ has the sixth-highest four-year graduation rate among all public colleges and universities. It is ranked by Money as one of the top 15 public colleges “most likely to pay off financially,” and U.S. News & World Report rates it the No. 1 public institution among regional universities in the northeast. The college is situated on 289 tree-lined acres in suburban Ewing Township, New Jersey, in close proximity to both New York City and Philadelphia.  

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