Named to dean’s list
Karalyn G. Donahue, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Jack Donahue of Fairfield, was named to the first and second semester 2011-12 dean’s list at the College of the Holy Cross. She is majoring in psychology and Spanish. She is a 2011 of Fairfield Ludlowe High School.
Honored for academic excellence
Jacqueline Fickes, of Fairfield, a member of the Bowdoin College Class of 2015, was honored for academic excellence during the College’s annual Sarah and James Bowdoin Day ceremony, held Sept. 28, 2012.
Inducted into honor society
Nora Edmonds, a member of the Colgate University Class of 2015, has been inducted into the Colgate chapter of Phi Eta Sigma, the national scholastic honorary society that recognizes the outstanding academic achievement of first-year students. Edmonds was among the 180 students who received the prestigious distinction for having earned a grade point average of at least 3.5 during the 2011-12 academic year. Currently a sophomore at Colgate, Edmonds, she is a graduate of Westminster School, Fairfield.
Studying abroad in Italy
Tara Babushkin, a Denison University student from Fairfield is studying off-campus for the fall 2012 semester. Babushkin, a member of the class of 2014, is studying with the Arcadia College of Global Studies Program in Italy.