Local residents’ achievements
• Air Force Airman Kevin B. Alston graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. Alston is the son of Katherine Haversat of Bethany and James A. Alston of Woodbridge. He is a 2011 graduate of Amity High School, Woodbridge.
• The following local University of Hartford students are on the Dean’s List for fall 2016:
Anthony Cornelio of Milford, Anthony Longobardi of Milford, Joseph Sciancalepore of Milford, William Stark of Milford, Heather Volkens of Milford, Elizabeth Poland of Orange, Domenico Canepari of Woodbridge, Laura Christie of Woodbridge, Sebastian DiMauro of Woodbridge.
• Local Siena College students named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester are: Anthony Coscia of Orange, actuarial science major; Bryan Niebanck of Milford, religious studies major.
• Kendra Osinski of Orange was named to the Dean’s List at St. Mary’s College for the fall 2016.
• Alexa Newall, a freshman majoring in early childhood education, from Milford, made the fall 2016 Dean’s List at Coastal Carolina University.
• College of Our Lady of the Elms has named the following local students to the dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester: Justin Kassouf, class of 2018 of Milford, Kelly Scianna, class of 2020 of Milford, Stephanie Esposito, class of 2017 of Orange.
• Local students named to the University of Delaware Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester are: Natalie Ambrosey of Milford, Courtney Brennan of Orange, Morgan Guadagnoli of Orange, Rebecca Kaplan of Orange, Allie Klein of Woodbridge, Christopher Leoni of Woodbridge, Lauren Mastrofrancesco of Orange, Emily Simon of Woodbridge, Nicole Simon of Woodbridge.
• The following local residents were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester at Worcester Polytechnic Institute: Joseph Bartone of Milford, is a member of the class of 2020 majoring in robotics engineering.
Michael Capobianco of Milford, is a member of the class of 2020 majoring in computer science.
Harry Chartoff of Woodbridge, is a member of the class of 2018 majoring in biomedical engineering.
Drew DeRubeis of Milford, is a member of the class of 2017 majoring in mechanical engineering.
Lauren Fraser of Milford, is a member of the class of 2018 majoring in civil engineering.
Ajay King of Orange, is a member of the class of 2018 majoring in mechanical engineering.
• Teneya McLaughlin, of Milford, has earned a spot on the 2016-17 Assumption College women’s basketball team. McLaughlin, class of 2018, is competing during the Greyhounds’ winter season.
• Members of Milford’s Jonathan Law High School Key Club, along with Principal Fran Thompson and Ted Boynton, club adviser, welcomed Mayor Benjamin G. Blake, who delivered a city proclamation announcing Key Club Week. The proclamation, which surprised the students, was made in honor of Key Club International Week. It was accepted by Law club co-Presidents Marissa Pollack and Mike Jalaf.
The organization has 101 members at Law and 116 at Foran High School, and more than 265,000 members around the world, in 37 countries. The Milford contingent is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club. Each Key Club member is expected to do at least 50 hours of service per year. This equals more than 13 million hours of service annually from the organization, worldwide.
• Claire Sweeney, of Orange, earned Dean’s List honors at Saint Joseph’s University for the fall 2016 semester. Sweeney studies psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences.
• Rebecca Han of Woodbridge, has earned a Master of Science in chemical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.