June 25, 2013
April Curtis honored at St. Olaf College
April Curtis, of Issaquah, was recognized for academic achievement at St. Olaf College on May 3 during the college’s annual Honor’s Day convocation. Curtis also received a Fulbright Scholarship.
She will teach English in a secondary school in Sofia, Bulgaria, and research Bulgarian folk dancing.
In order to be recognized at Honor’s Day, a student must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.6 or higher.
June 18, 2013
Issaquah resident receives theater scholarship
Teresa Micheletti, of Issaquah, received a $1,000 Margaret Green Siegley Scholarship for the 2013-2014 academic year.
Micheletti, a junior at Western Washington University, is majoring in theater with a focus on stage management and expects to graduate in June 2015. Micheletti is the daughter of Joe and Tami Micheletti, of Issaquah.
June 11, 2013
Local student stars in production of ‘Spring Awakening’
Collin Morris, of Issaquah, is participating in the Linfield College Theatre production, “Spring Awakening,” May 9-11 at Linfield College in Oregon.
Morris, a senior majoring in political science, will play the role of Melchior. He was also in the production May 2-5.
June 4, 2013
The following students were named to the president’s honor roll at Washington State University for the fall 2013 quarter:
Issaquah: Kyle Beatty, Arthur Bennett, Joseph Brendel, Morgan Brennan, Jarrett Brown, Emeri-Erin Callahan, Madison Callan, Brooke Chaplin, Morgan Danner, Cara Davis, Ali Dematteo, Anthony Dematteo, Alexandra Dompier, Madison Dutro, Marc Egland, Sheila Espenel, Michelle Fredrickson, Christopher Hogan, Erica Husby, Michelle Ireland, Andre Jensen, Delaney Johnson, Miranda Jones, Alexander Kaser, Kristen Kern, Chelsea Krempl, Alexander Lambdin, Matthew Lambdin, Elliot Lawrence, Lauren Loftis, Carly Mackinnon, Connor McClain, Erin McKee, Lauren Merdinyan, Charlie Misner, Molly Nelson, Abby O’Brien, Nicholas Rose, Jason Scholl, Becca Southwell, Aaron Tham, Kyle Weber, Peter Wiggum and Emily Zajac
May 21, 2013
Collin Morris stars in ‘Spring Awakening’
Collin Morris, of Issaquah, participating in the Linfield College Theatre production, “Spring Awakening,” May 9-11 at Linfield College, in McMinnville, Ore.
Morris, a senior majoring in political science, played the role of Melchior.
Morris, the son of Keesha Ewers and Rick Morris of Issaquah, is a 2009 graduate of Liberty High School.
April 16, 2013
Local students make deans’ lists
- Nicole Migotsky, of Bellevue, was named to the dean’s list at Washington University in St. Louis for the fall 2012 semester. Migotsky graduated in 2012 from Issaquah High School, and is enrolled in the university’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
- Moua Vue, of Renton, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester by earning a GPA of 3.5 or higher at Concordia University, in St. Paul, Minn. Vue is a senior majoring in social studies secondary education.
April 9, 2013
OSU students make honor roll
The following local students were named to the Oregon State University honor roll.
Issaquah: Devin O’Donnell and Sarah Jacobi
Sammamish: Avalon Dunbar and Kyla Krueger
Preston: Megan Smith
April 2, 2013
Boy Scouts presents 2013 report to Olympia
On Feb. 27, the Boy Scouts of Washington presented its 2013 Report to the State in Olympia.
Twenty-one Eagle Scouts selected from the six state Boy Scout Councils went to the capitol representing a youth membership of 66,621 scouts.
March 26, 2013
Local student studies in Southeast Asia
Collin Morris, of Issaquah, spent January studying in Southeast Asia through a special program at Linfield College, in McMinnville, Ore.
Morris, a senior majoring in political science, is the son of Keesha Ewers and Richard Morris, of Issaquah. Morris took the class “From Colonialism to Globalism: Political Change in Southeast Asia from World War II to the Present.”
February 26, 2013
Liberty alum graduates from USC film school
Alexander Bell, son of Alex and Jayne Bell of Newcastle, graduated Cum Laude in December 2012 from the University of Southern California, in Los Angeles, with a Bachelor of Arts in cinematic arts, film and television production.
Bell, a 2009 graduate of Liberty High School and former Newcastle Diamond Award winner and Eagle Scout, was named to the dean’s list all semesters he attended USC and was able to graduate in 3 1/2 years. He is the second Liberty alum to graduate from the USC Film School in the past three years.