Eleanor Henn Helps Rensselaer Lacrosse To 4-1 Start
Troy, NY—Eleanor Henn of Woodbridge is a member of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) lacrosse team that has gotten off to a fast start to the 2016 season. Specific information about Eleanor can be found on her roster page at http://www.rpiathletics.com/roster.aspx?path=wlax& as well as the team’s statistics page, which can be found at http://www.rpiathletics.com/cumestats.aspx?path=wlax&year=2016. The Engineers, who are coached by Leslie DeLano, are riding a three-game winning streak. Their only loss came to the fourth-ranked team in the nation. RPI has scored 44 goals behind a balanced offensive attack. The Engineers open their Liberty League schedule on April 1 against defending league champion Union College.
Hamilton, NY—The following Woodbridge students have earned a 3.30 or higher term average to receive the Dean’s Award for academic excellence at Colgate University for the fall 2015 semester: Hannah Bercovici, a Geology major in the Class of 2017 and a graduate of Amity Regional High School; and William Caracciolo, a Chemistry-undeclared major in the Class of 2019 and a graduate of Amity Regional High School.
St. Louis, Mo. – Lisa Gorham of Woodbridge was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2015 semester at Washington University in St. Louis. Gorham is enrolled in the university’s College of Arts & Sciences. To qualify for the Dean’s List in the College of Arts & Sciences, students must earn a semester grade point average of 3.6 or above and be enrolled in at least 14 graded units.
Local Residents Inducted Into The Honor Society Of Phi Kappa Phi
Baton Rouge, LA—The following Woodbridge residents recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines: Adam Brocklehurst initiated at Arizona State University and Rachel Rosenblum initiated at Ithaca College. These residents are among approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year. Membership is by invitation and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Only the top 10 percent of seniors and 7.5 percent of juniors, having at least 72 semester hours, are eligible for membership. Graduate students in the top 10 percent of the number of candidates for graduate degrees may also qualify, as do faculty, professional staff, and alumni who have achieved scholarly distinction.