Katherine Cormier, of Escondido, earned a degree from Becker College on Saturday, May 14, at the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts at the college’s 228th commencement. Cormier was part of the “Global Class of 2016,” the largest graduating class in the college’s history, and the first class to have global citizenship fully integrated into the college curriculum for four years and made a requirement for graduation.
The following Escondido residents made the Dean’s list at various universities around the country.
Maria Symons of Escondido made the Spring Semester 2016 Dean’s list at Wittenberg University.
Committed to academic excellence, Wittenberg University regularly recognizes students who maintain high educational standards. Students who maintain a 3.5 or higher grade point average for the 2016 Spring semester earn a place on the Dean’s List.
Affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Wittenberg University has repeatedly been ranked by the Princeton Review for the quality of its teaching and faculty, including 11th in the nation for “Best Classroom Experience” and 15th in the category “Professors Get High Marks” in the 2011 edition of Princeton’s annual Best Colleges guide. Most recently, Wittenberg earned the No. 4 spot in the category of “Most Accessible Professors.”
The following students made the Dean’s list at Azusa Pacific University.
These students were honored for a spring 2016 grade-point average of 3.5 or better. They were joined by 1,957 students receiving the same honor:
Cole Mizel of Escondido, a Business Accounting major.
Kathleen Swauger of Escondido , a Communication Studies major.
Madeline Daane of Escondido, a Psychology major.
Enrique Moreno of Escondido (92033), a Business Management major
Faith Douglas of Escondido, a Liberal Studies major.
Nicholas Pistotti of Escondido, a Business: Finance major.
Christopher Law of Escondido, a Computer Science major.
Trenton Wilson of Escondido, a Applied Exercise Science major.
Azusa Pacific University is an evangelical Christian university committed to God First and excellence in higher education. With 71 bachelor’s degrees, 47 master’s degrees, 18 certificates, 14 credentials, 8 doctoral programs, and 3 associate’s degrees, the university offers its more than 10,300 students a quality education on campus, online, and at six regional centers throughout Southern California.