Erin J. Blackwell, a resident of Ashley Falls, was named to the dean's list for the fall 2015 semester at Alfred University in Alfred, N.Y. She is a senior art and design major in the School of Art and Design. Students must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average to qualify for dean's list.
A graduate of Monument Mountain Regional High School in Great Barrington, Blackwell is the daughter of Tammy Blackwell of Ashley Falls and William Blackwell of West Stockbridge.
Simmons College in Boston has named the following students to the fall 2015 semester dean's:
• Venetia Yanna Grimes, a Lanesborough resident, is majoring in nursing.
• Kellie Rose Cann, a Sheffield resident, is majoring in neuroscience and behavior.
Dean's list requires a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
Cheyenne Pac-Taylor, daughter of Steve and Cindy Hanson of Pittsfield, received academic honors at Westfield State University by making the dean's list for the 2015 fall semester.
A freshman, Pac-Taylor is majoring in English.
Dean's list requires a grade point average of at least 3.3.
Matthew Sheehan of Dalton has been named to the dean's list at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Services in Boston for the fall 2015 semester.
Sheehan is pursuing a doctor of pharmacy degree. He will graduate in 2020.
Dean's list requires a 3.5 or higher grade point average.
Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn., has named area students to its fall 2015 semester dean's list.
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.
• Adams: Ashleigh Beckwith, Jacob Beckwith, Micayla Kolis.
• Lenox Dale: Nicole Babich.
• North Adams: Renee Sherman-Gauthier.
• Pittsfield: Connor Carey, Nicole Herrick, Angela Pannesco.
• Sandisfield: Hunter Cormier.
• Southfield: Mackenzie Humes.
Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pa., has announced its dean's list for the fall 2015 semester. Students must earn a minimum of a 3.5 grade point average to attain dean's list status.
Emma Whittum, a member of the class of 2019, is an undeclared major from Williamstown. She is the daughter of Wendy Gipp and Dr. James Whittum and a graduate of Miss Hall's School.
The following local students have been named to the dean's list at Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston for the fall 2015 semester:
• Caitlyn Alexandra Briggs of Lee.
• Tom A. Cracolici of Pittsfield.
• Claire Marquita Gagliardi of Pittsfield.
St. Michael's College in Colchester, Vt., has announced its dean's list for the fall 2015 semester.
• Carly E. Kondel, a junior business administration major, is the daughter of David and Karen Kondel of Cheshire and a graduate of Hoosac Valley High School.
• Casey T. Lyons, a first-year exploratory major, is the daughter of Ai Thi Tran of Hancock and a graduate of Malden High School.
• Janelle C. Miller, a sophomore psychology and elementary education major, is the daughter of Darren and Elizabeth Miller of Lenox and a graduate of Lenox Memorial High School.
• Megan T. McCauley, a junior biology major, is the daughter of Darlene and Wayne McCauley of Pittsfield and a graduate of Taconic High School.