Local students receive scholarships at Clarkson University

These local students received scholarships at Clarkson University during the 2013-14 academic year:

Matthew Reluzco of Schenectady, a freshman majoring in engineering studies, received the Wallace H. Coulter Endowed Scholarship and the David A. Walsh '67 Endowed Scholarship;

Victoria Kocsis of Berne, a junior majoring in biology and biomolecular science, received the Andrea K. Bridge '68 and John E. O'Beirne Presidential Achievement Endowed Scholarship, Purcell J and Edith O. Brownell Endowed Scholarship and the David Scaringe '01 Memorial Sponsored Scholarship;

Karen Dawson of Voorheesville, a senior majoring in chemical engineering, environmental engineering, and political science, received the Kristin Bandy Craig Honors Endowed Scholarship;

Connor Tompkins of Voorheesville, a senior majoring in mechanical engineering, received the Richard and Gina Weniger Memorial Endowed Scholarship;

Alexander Macri of Voorheesville, a sophomore majoring in computer science and digital arts and science, received the Elinore and Beecher '50 Greenman Class of 2016 Share Clarkson Direct Scholarship;

Brian Root of Altamont, a sophomore majoring in chemical engineering, received the Margaret Van Hamlin Haddad Endowed Scholarship; and

Adam Bailey of Voorheesville, a sophomore majoring in civil engineering, received the David Scaringe '01 Memorial Sponsored Scholarship.

More Student Kudos

These local students have recently distinguished themselves:

— Stephanie Mason of Altamont is slated to graduate in 2017 from Berne-Knox-Westerlo High School and intends to enroll in the veterinary technology program at Alfred State.

Students Named to the Marist College Dean's List for the Fall 2016 Semester

These local students were named to the Marist College Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester:

— Andrew Burns of Slingerlands, a member of the Class of 2019 who is majoring in computer science;

Maia Regan and Joanna Chen

This year, four of the 107 competitors at the Capital Region Spelling Bee at Proctor’s Theatre will be from Guilderland’s Farnsworth Middle School.

These local athletes have recently distinguished themselves at their college or university: