Army Pvt. Jeremy S. Duke, a 2010 graduate of Chugiak High, recently graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
A pair of local students have been named to the spring Dean’s List at Linfield College in McMinnville, Ore.
Quincy Voris, of Eagle River, graduated from Luther College (Decorah, Iowa) with a bachelor of arts degree in English. Commencment was held on Sunday, May 20, 2012 in Luther College’s Carlson Stadium.
Alexander Matson, of Eagle River, has been named to the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus spring Dean’s List. Matson is a student in the school’s College of Liberal Arts.
Victoria Houser, of Eagle River, has been named to the higher honors Dean’s List for the spring 2012 semester at Roberts Wesleyan College. To be named to the list, students must have received a GPA of 3.7 to 3.89.
Longtime Eagle River resident Kyle Albert graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering on June 10, 2012. Kyle attended Chugiak High School and is the son of former Eagle River resident Steve Albert and the late Eileen Albert. Starting this fall, Kyle will be attending the University of Alaska, Anchorage to pursue a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering. He is currently employed by the university as a civil engineering research assistant exploring hydrokinetic energy resources in Alaska.
Samantha Muldoon, of Eagle River, has earned the distinction of being named to the dean’s list for the 2012 spring semester at the College of Saint Benedict. Muldoon is a sophomore art major at CSB. To be included on the dean’s list, students must have a semester grade-point average of at least 3.80 and have completed 12 credits for which honor points (A, B, C, etc.) are awarded. Students included on the dean’s list cannot have any “unsatisfactory” or “incomplete” grades for that semester. She is the daughter of Thomas Muldoon of Eagle River.
Eagle River’s Daniel Remillard has been named a winner of a National Merit Scholarship. Remillard was one of approximately 2,000 finalists who were given scholarships in a second round of Merit scholarships announced July 9. He will attend Liberty University in the Fall.
Elizabeth Jemar, of Eagle River, has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2012 semester at Mayville State University in Mayville, N.D. To be named to the list, students must maintain a minimum 3.5 GPA while taking at least 12 credits.
Elizabeth Anne Hunt, a junior petroleum engineering student at Missouri University of Science and Technology (Rolla, Mo.), has been named to that university’s Honor List for the spring 2012 semester. To make the list, students must maintain a GPA of at least 3.2 while taking 12 credit hours.