March 4, 2014
Liberty graduate helps produce CWU play
Rachel Culbertson, a 2013 graduate of Liberty High School, will be the assistant stage manager for Central Washington University’s Central Theatre production of “Polaroid Stories.”
Culbertson is a freshman in the Bachelor of Fine Arts-design and production program.
Learn more about “Polaroid Stories,” which runs March 6-16 at CWU, at www.cwu.edu/theatre/tickets.
February 4, 2014
Local students make deans’ lists
- The following Issaquah students were named to the dean’s list at the University of Portland in Portland, Ore., for the fall 2013 semester: Grace Bankson, Kelsey Hu, Madeleine Hutson, Amanda Marques, Katherine Nelson, Laura Parsons and Megan Rossman.
- The following local students were named to the dean’s list at Gonzaga University in Spokane for the fall 2013 semester:
Issaquah: Katarina Hostenske, Christopher Lundeen and Alanna Redine
January 28, 2014
Faith Fowler, of Issaquah, was named to the dean’s list at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y.
Nell Hoehl, of Issaquah, was named to the dean’s list at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala., for the fall 2013 semester.
The following local students were named to the dean’s list at Eastern Washington University:
Issaquah: Matthew Darjany, Madeline Dean, Jay Deines, Anastacia Lee, Andrew Nelson and Molly Sherwood.
Sammamish: Kevin Alaghemand, Jennifer Bresley, Courtney Duda, Danielle Garrido, Daniel Hadi, Connell Totten, Alex Troyer, Peter Van Hoomissen and Nicholas Washburn
January 21, 2014
Local students make dean’s lists
-Mariah Kliegl, of Issaquah, was named to the president’s list at Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa, for fall term 2013.
-Jessie Byron, of Issaquah, was named to the dean’s list at George Fox University in Newberg, Ore., for the fall 2013 semester.
-Anna Fairhart and Amelia Meigs, both of Issaquah, were named to the dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis.
December 31, 2013
Kyle Weber, son of Tina and Paul Weber, of Issaquah, has received a $1,000 Mechanical and Materials Engineering Scholarship at Washington State University.
Weber graduated from Issaquah High School in 2010 and plans to graduate with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering in December 2014.
December 3, 2013
Andi Scarcello gets scholarship
Andria Scarcello, of Issaquah, has received the Mary Carr Endowed Scholarship at Denison University in Granville, Ohio.
The scholarship is awarded based on academic achievement, leadership and personal merit.
Scarcello, a 2013 graduate of Skyline High School, is a freshman at Denison and is expected to graduate in 2017.
November 19, 2013
Local grad earns Biola University scholarship
Biola University freshman Austin Quamme, of Issaquah, was among 53 students who received the college’s highest scholarship — the Trustee’s scholarship — for the 2013-14 academic year.
Freshmen are eligible for the $12,000 Trustee’s scholarship if upon entering the university, they meet the requirements of grade point average of at least 3.5 and a combined SAT score of 1430 in math and English scores. About 4 percent of this year’s incoming class received this award.
November 12, 2013
Emily Adams completes summer internship
Emily Adams, of Issaquah, participated in a summer internship with The Beat Within in San Francisco.
The program provides writing workshops to incarcerated teenagers and publishes their writings in a biweekly magazine.
November 5, 2013
Local students graduate from WSU
The following students from Sammamish graduated from Washington State University in spring semester 2013:
Jaine Allodi, Bachelor of Arts in social sciences and Bachelor of Science in psychology; Hannah Armour, Bachelor of Arts in education, cum laude; Michelle Armour, Bachelor of Arts in humanities, cum laude; Kelsey Bartholomew, Bachelor of Arts in social sciences; Jena Boyle, Bachelor of Arts in communication, cum laude; Gabrielle Bracco, Bachelor of Arts in education, cum laude; Brittney Calabro, Bachelor of Arts in communication; Monrawee Cross, Bachelor of Science in psychology;
October 22, 2013
Local students graduate from WSU
The following students from Issaquah graduated from Washington State University in spring semester 2013:
Issaquah: Diana Anucinski, Bachelor of Arts, criminal justice, Cum Laude; Benjamin Blustein, Bachelor of Arts, business administration; Joseph Brendel, Bachelor of Arts, business administration, Cum Laude; Hailey Brown, Bachelor of Science, agricultural and food systems; Emeri-Erin Callahan, Bachelor of Arts, communication, Magna Cum Laude; Alexandra Dompier, Bachelor of Arts, education, Cum Laude; Christopher Galbraith, Bachelor of Arts, business administration; McKensie Gelber, Bachelor of Science, geology; Evan Heeringa, Bachelor of Science, construction management; Jens Holt-Jensen, Bachelor of Science, kinesiology; Taryn Hudgens, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine; Chad Johnson, Bachelor of Arts, social