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Education Briefs

Olivia Hawkins of Glenwood Springs was one of more than 150 graduates to receive a diploma at the Harding University commencement exercises July 28.

Hawkins received a Master of Science in marriage and family therapy.

The local students listed below have been named to the dean’s list of distinction or the dean’s honor roll in recognition of their outstanding scholarship during the 2011-12 academic year at the University of Northern Colorado.

Dean’s List (3.75-4.0 grade point average)

Thomas Butler, Silt

Shanna Fix, Silt

Amanda Frale, Glenwood Springs

Stephanie Grange , Glenwood Springs

Travis Ketelsleger, Rifle

Honor Roll (3.50-3.74 grade point average)

Annette Bartlomiejczuk, Glenwood Springs

Rianna Rollyson, Carbondale

Shannon Schubert, Parachute

Kaylyn Stewart, Parachute

Erika Stripp, Glenwood Springs

Dannielle Yarbrough, a 2012 Rifle High School graduate, has been awarded a renewable $1,000 J. Robert Young Scholarship. Dannielle will attend Colorado Mesa University this fall and will obtain a degree in accounting with the goal of becoming a certified public accountant upon graduation.

The Glenwood Springs Association of Realtors is pleased to announce the following area high school graduates are the recipients of the association’s annual scholarship awards:

Zach Becker, Coal Ridge High School; Paola Batres, Skylor Kendrick and Rachel Maison, Glenwood Springs High School; Kristen Schubert, Grand Valley High School; Brant Bear, Savanna Brown and Kenia Cardenas, Rifle High School; and Landin Bailey, Tanner Gianinetti, Clay Gross and Adriana Perez, Roaring Fork High School.

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