News Transcript On Campus, Aug. 3


Endicott College, Beverly, Mass., has named the following area residents to the Spring 2022 dean’s list: Derek Contessa of Freehold, who is majoring in criminal justice and is the son of Douglas Contessa; and Eric Manoukian of Manalapan, who is majoring in finance and is the son of Elina Avetisyan and Artour Manoukian.

Ithaca College, Ithaca, N.Y., has named the following area residents to the dean’s list for the spring 2022 semester: Jake Fleischman of Morganville, Roxanne Palladino of Morganville, Catherine Papa of Freehold and Cali Trainor of Marlboro.

Montclair State University, Montclair, has named the following area residents to the Spring 2022 dean’s list: Ruba Abou Chakra of Freehold, Ashley Angiolini of Freehold, Angel Bradley of Freehold, Ali Cavallaro of Morganville, Julia Cofrancesco of Freehold, Stephanie Cohen of Manalapan, Julissa Cuautle of Freehold, Emma Daly of Freehold, Gianna Derienzo of Manalapan, Bobby Devine of Freehold, Lexie Diez of Freehold, Eva Feinstein of Freehold, Laura Fekete of Marlboro, Sydney Fernandez of Morganville, Jason Fichtenbaum of Freehold, Kayla Fletcher of Freehold, Justin Goldberg of Manalapan, Sam Howard of Marlboro, Kylie Huhn of Manalapan, Hannah Kutler of Freehold, Jules Landis of Freehold, Kelly Leimbach of Morganville, Ben Levine of Manalapan, Lauren Margolin of Manalapan, Dani Mazariegos of Marlboro, Meghan McWilliams of Marlboro, Aram Monokian of Morganville, Ryan Myaskovsky of Manalapan, Bella Patti of Freehold, Kyle Pepitone of Manalapan, Lauren Prainito of Manalapan, Neal Prana of Manalapan, Izzy Ramirez of Manalapan, Jenna Ruffino of Manalapan, Nylah Snead of Freehold, Peter Stoermer of Manalapan, Jess Vaccaro of Manalapan, Paulina Vasiliev of Morganville, and Celine Williams of Marlboro.

Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, N.Y., announced that the following area residents have earned degrees: Nicholas DaSilva of Freehold received a BFA in 3D digital design; Anitha Sivasubramanian of Manalapan received an MS in applied statistics; Jon Novins of Manalapan received a BS in computer science; Kevin Chelchowski of Manalapan received a BS in electrical mechanical engineering technology and an MS in manufacturing and mechanical systems integration; and Max Thalor of Manalapan received a BS in mechanical engineering.

The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference has released its scholar-athlete list for the 2021-22 academic year. Jessica Johnson of Manalapan, a member of the women’s wrestling team at Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, Pa., is one of the 169 Bald Eagles who were named to the list. In order to be eligible, the 2021-22 student-athletes were required to maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 upon completion of the academic year.

St. Lawrence University, Canton, N.Y., has named James Bushover of Manalapan and Eve Golden of Englishtown to the dean’s list for the Spring 2022 semester. James is majoring in history and computer science. Eve is majoring in biology.

Stav Sachdev of Manalapan has earned a Master of Science in communication disorders from Adelphi University, Garden City, N.Y.

Emerson College, Boston, Mass., awarded degrees to the following area residents during its 142nd Commencement at Agganis Arena on May 8, 2022: Alexandra Thompson of Freehold received a Bachelor of Arts in media arts production and Gabriela Portugal of Marlboro received a Bachelor of Arts in writing, literature and publishing.

David Vignapiano of Marlboro has been named to the dean’s list for the Spring 2022 semester at Western New England University, Springfield, Mass. David is working toward a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology.

Nicolette Sperczak of Marlboro has been awarded a Master of Social Work degree from Kutztown University, Kutztown, Pa.