• Julia Provenzano of Milford, who is studying chemical engineering, is a member of Rochester Institute of Technology’s women’s cross-country team.

• Colby-Sawyer College welcomed the following class of 2020 students to campus, Micaela Cardozo of Woodbridge, pursuing a BA in undeclared; Matthew Burke of Milford, pursuing a BS in biology.

• Local residents newly enrolled at Eastern Connecticut State University for the fall 2016 semester are:

Marisa Wetter of Orange, whose major is biology.

John Castello of Milford, whose major is business administration.

Kush Doshi of Orange, whose major is business administration.

Teresa Marchitto of Orange, whose major is business administration.

Stephen Petrillo of Bethany, whose major is business administration.

Mackenzie Seymour of Orange, whose major is business administration.

Jessica Lavallee of Milford, whose major is communication.

Nicholas Banning of Milford, whose major is computer science.

Timothy Brown of Orange, whose major is computer science.

Emily Johnson of Bethany, whose major is English.

John Morrissey of Woodbridge, whose major is English.

Jacob Reed of Milford, whose major is English.

Stephanie Satonick of Orange, whose major is English.

Reilee Barron of Milford, whose major is exploratory education.

Mary Fox of Orange, whose major is exploratory professional studies.

Aaron Hostetler of Milford, whose major is exploratory professional dtudies.

Matthew Johnson of Bethany, whose major is exploratory STEM.

Katherine Esposito of Orange, whose major is health sciences.

Julia Silvestri of Milford, whose major is health sciences.

Katelyn Stokes of Milford, whose major is history.

Kathryn Gowisnock of Milford, whose major is liberal studies.

Sarah Warner of Bethany, whose major is music.

Amber Lewandowski of Milford, whose major is physical education.

Jessica Ahern of Woodbridge, whose major is psychology.

Madelyn Flader of Milford, whose major is psychology.

Victoria Savoca of Milford, whose major is psychology.

Taylor Schultz of Milford, whose major is psychology.

Tyler Cavallaro of Milford, whose major is sport & leisure management.

Brady Dennigan of Milford, whose major is sport & leisure management.

• 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists in local schools are: Milford, Lauralton Hall, Olivia V. Rubin; Woodbridge, Amity Regional High School, Jimmy J. Bi, Zizhu Chen, Jethin S. Gowda, Clare Staib-Kaufman, Ray Tian.

• Stevenson University recognized spring dean’s list students Kyra Blacketter of Milford and Ariel Loewenthal of Orange.

• Union College students participating in fall sports include: Jeremy Conn, of Woodbridge, a member of the men’s soccer team; Christine Hill, of Woodbridge, a member of the women’s soccer team; Alex Tellides, of Woodbridge, a member of the men’s crew team.

• Lasell College has announced the rosters for its fall 2016 varsity athletics teams: Jaret Petrie of Milford is on the men’s soccer roster; Jonathan Sutton of Orange is on the men’s soccer roster.

• The following local residents graduated Aug. 19 from the University of New Haven:

Bethany: Nicole Silva, bachelor of arts, psychology with a concentration in community clinical, College of Arts and Sciences.

Milford: Rakan Bejad A Alharbi, bachelor of science, fire protection engineering, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences; Michael Brennan, bachelor of science, criminal justice with a concentration in law enforcement administration, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences.

Orange: Victoria Cimino, bachelor of arts, liberal studies, College of Arts and Sciences; Justin Morgan, bachelor of science, system engineering, Tagliatela College of Engineering.

Woodbridge: Arthur Anderson, bachelor of science, business management with a concentration in business management, general, College of Business; Vladimir Auster, bachelor of science, mechanical engineering, Tagliatela College of Engineering; Adam Konwerski, bachelor of science, mechanical engineering, Tagliatela College of Engineering.

• Jonathan Sutton of Orange contributed a goal and helped the Lasell College Lasers earn their first win of the season, 12-1, over the Wheelock Wildcats Sept. 27.