Community news roundup — Jan. 28, 2015

January 27, 2015

Alexa Meyer to wed Charlie Meissner


Glenn and Amy Meyer, of Issaquah, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Alexa Pierce Meyer to Charlie Meissner. Read more

Local students make Oregon State University honor roll

January 13, 2015

The following local students were named to the Oregon State University honor roll for the fall 2014 term:

Issaquah: Jordan Coutts, Michelle Pighin, Senior and Julia White

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Christine Kelley graduates from OBU

December 30, 2014

Issaquah resident Christine Kelley received a bachelor’s degree in psychology pre-counseling with a minor in family and community service during Oklahoma Baptist University’s 2014 Winter Commencement Dec. 12.

See video of the Winter Commencement at

Jeffrey Burge performs in Wheaton College festival

December 30, 2014

Wheaton College (Illinois) student Jeffrey Burge recently performed in “Love’s Pure Light,” the 2014 Christmas Festival presented by the Wheaton College Conservatory of Music.

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Tufts University announces spring dean’s list

December 30, 2014

Qxhna Titcomb, of Sammamish, was recently named to the Tufts University (Massachusetts) dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester.

The honor requires a semester grade point average of 3.4 or greater.

Community news roundup

November 18, 2014

Sonia Dailey enrolls at Pratt Institute

Sonia Dailey, of Renton, has started studies at the prestigious Pratt Institute, in New York, New York.

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Joshua Jancola enrolls at Wheaton College

October 28, 2014

Joshua Jancola, a graduate of Skyline High School, began studying at Wheaton College, in Wheaton, Illinois.

Samuel Olmstead graduates from EOU

October 28, 2014

Samuel Olmstead, of Sammamish, graduated from Eastern Oregon University, in La Grande, Oregon, during the 2013-14 academic year with a Bachelor of Science in biology.

Taylor Newbury serves in Azusa Pacific ministry

October 28, 2014

Taylor Newbury, a Newcastle student of Azusa Pacific University, served in ministry through the Center for Student Action during the summer in Tanzania.

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College news roundup — week of Oct. 22

October 21, 2014

Local students make deans’ lists

Alex Hansen, 2013 graduate of Issaquah High School, University of Chicago, 2013-14 school year

Issaquah residents Nathan Gibson, Stephen Okamoto and Stephanie Teramoto, along with Newcastle resident Nathan Gibson and Sammamish residents Grace Blanchard, Kathleen Crandall and Tyler White, Azusa Pacific University, in Azusa, California, 2014 spring term

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