Widener Unversity recently announced and residents who were named to the school's Dean's List for the fall 2011 semester. Dean's List students must maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or above on a 4-point scale and must be enrolled full time to earn Dean's List status for a semester.
Those local students who were recognized for their academic achievements included:
- Rebekah Agar of Newtown Square
- Rosemary Facenda of Newtown Square
- Megan Granata of Broomall
- Megan Hardy of Broomall
- Lauren Kenna of Broomall
- Alison Lake of Broomall
- Evan Lihota-Mcguckin of Newtown Square
- Robert Melzi of Broomall
- Carlee Moir of Broomall
Widener University is a private, metropolitan university that connects curricula to social issues through civic engagement. A comprehensive doctorate-granting university, Widener is comprised of eight schools and colleges that offer liberal arts and sciences, professional and pre-professional curricula leading to associate's, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degrees. The university's campuses in Chester, Exton, Harrisburg, and Wilmington, DE, serve some 6,600 students. Visit the university website, www.widener.edu.