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Alida Eide named to CU-Boulder dean’s list

Alida Eide of Glenwood Springs has been named to the dean’s list at The University of Colorado Boulder. She has a double major of Integrative Physiology and Linguistics. Alida is the daughter of Dick and Nancy Eide.

Students that acheive a 3.7 or higher grade point average each semester will be named to the dean’s list.

Allison Rippy named to dean’s list at St. Olaf College

Marci Sortor, dean and provost of St. Olaf College, has named Allison Rippy from Glenwood Springs to the St. Olaf College dean’s list for the Fall 2013 semester. Rippy is a biology major. She is a graduate of Glenwood Springs High School and the daughter of William and Mary Rippy.

The dean’s list recognizes students with a semester grade point average of 3.75 or higher on a 4-point scale.

Rifle High School accepting International Baccalaureate Programme applications

Rifle High School is now accepting International Baccalaureate Programme applications from incoming juniors. The program: offers academic breadth and depth; cultivates an international mindset; improves time-management skills; encourages critical thinking; creates independent learners and strong writers; assesses more than just examination techniques; and is recognized by universities around the globe that give college credit for it.

All students throughout the valley are encouraged to apply. If you have questions, would like more information, or to download the application, visit or call Steven Fuller at 970-665-7774.

Pre IB Honors applications are also being accepted for incoming ninth-graders.

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