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Fedishen and Avery get degreesTwo former Roaring Fork High School students received degrees from Fort Lewis College at spring commencement on May 1, 2004. Jared Avery received a bachelor’s degree in English/Communications and Benjamin Fedishen received a bachelor’s degree in art. Hobbs a ‘Leader and Achiever’Alexander Hobbs of Carbondale has been recognized as one of Comcast’s Leaders and Achievers with a $1,000 grant for his outstanding commitment to community service. Hobbs, the son of Tim and Marcee Hobbs, is a 2004 graduate of Basalt High School and will attend the University of Colorado in the fall. Mesa State mastermindsJacob Gregory, Rachel Koning and Stephanie Triebel all made the dean’s list last semester at Mesa State College in Grand Junction, as did Sarah McDaniel and Bret Simon of New Castle, and Rachel Khumalo of El Jebel. To make the dean’s list students must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average. And the real masterminds of the bunch are Maria Gioino and Seth Washburn of Glenwood Springs who made the president’s list, with a perfect 4.0 GPA! Winn wins dean’s list honorKelley Winn, of Carbondale, made the college of architecture and planning’s dean’s honor list last semester at the University of Colorado. Winn, the son of Richard and Eva Winn of El Jebel, is a 2001 graduate of Basalt High School.

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