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Norwalk Reflector Staff • Oct 29, 2015 at 12:49 PM

Adam Wetzel has been named to the dean's list of Tiffin University for both the fall and spring semesters. To receive this honor, students must achieve a grade point average of 3.50 or higher while enrolled as a full-time student. He is enrolled in the college of business, majoring in accounting and finance.

He is the son of Scott and Lee Ann Wetzel of Norwalk, and is a 2006 graduate of Norwalk High School.

Bluffton University has announced the spring dean's list for 2006-07 academic year. Students with a GPA of 3.6 are eligible for the dean's list. Students whose cumulative GPA is at least 3.75 based on 20 semester hours receive distinction for continued high achievement, indicated by an asterisk.

The following student has been named: Katherine Wrabel*, daughter of Ward and Barbara Wrabel of Norwalk, has completed her sophomore year majoring in English. She is a graduate of Norwalk High School.

The Ohio State University at Mansfield has announced its dean's list for spring quarter, 2007. To be eligible for the dean's list, a student must complete at least 12 credit hours and earn a minimum 3.5 grade point average or better. No more than five of the credit hours can be graded satisfactory/unsatisfactory.

In computing the quarter point hour ratio, no incomplete grades, missing grades, or satisfactory/unsatisfactory grades are included.

The following local residents have been named to the list: Ashley Evans and Kenna Vernon, both of Greenwich, Miranda Bores of Monroeville; Joseph Beck of North Fairfield; Brandi Chaffins and Adam Reno, both of Plymouth; Katrina Johnson, Jennifer Jordon, Jessica Jordan, Sarah Lowe, Stacy Niedermeier, Cody Reed, Danielle Shock, all of Willard.

The following local students received their bachelor's degree from Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, Ind., on May 19: Krista Fritz an accounting major from Norwalk, received her bachelor's degree cum laude, and Kristen Playko, a business administration major from Norwalk, received her bachelor's degree.

Jennifer E. Hipp of Norwalk, received a bachelor of arts in art history and humanities at John Carroll University's commencement exercises on May 20.

Gretchen M. Nicholson of Sandusky has received the Erie County Cablevision Scholarship. She will receive $1,156 toward her tuition for the 2007-2008 academic year.

This variable endowed scholarship will be available to full-time or part-time students who reside in Erie County.

Nicholson is a 1990 graduate of Edison High School.

She is a sophomore majoring in radiologic technology.

She lives in Sandusky with her husband, Johnny Nicholson, and is the daughter of John and Virginia Landoll of Milan.

Amy Jo Leroux of Norwalk has received the Dean's University Scholarship at Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $2,830 to continue her studies at the main campus.

This endowed award was made possible by a $25,000 BGSU Alumni Challenge Grant matched with a $25,000 donation from the Frost-Parker Foundation. The recipient is selected from applicants who have attended BGSU Firelands and plan to pursue their bachelor's degree at the main campus.

Leroux is a 2006 graduate of St. Paul High School where she received awards including the Ace award, Leadership by Example award, Key Club awards and the HOBY Leadership award. She was on the honor roll throughout high school and graduated with an honor's diploma. She was also involved with basketball, tennis, No Regrets, Key Club, German Club, Camp Nultop and HOBY.

She is a junior majoring in psychology at BGSU Firelands where she has been on the dean's list.

She is the daughter of Michael and Rita Leroux of Norwalk.

The following students graduated this spring from Ohio University in Athens.

Bart Gliatta, bachelor of finance/strategic leadership and business administration, 63 Edison Dr., Milan.

Kathryn Davies, bachelor of science in hotel and tourism, 53 Pleasant St, Wakeman.

Whitney Wiles, bachelor of science in journalism magna cum laude 3760 Townline Road 12, Willard.

Nicole Vander Wiele, doctor of physical therapy 316 Island New Lane, Willard.

Beth N. Pettit has been named to the dean's list for the 2007 spring semester at Mount Vernon Nazarene University.

The dean's list includes all students who carried a minimum of 12 credit hours and have maintained a grade point average of 3.5 or above for the semester.

Pettit, a senior majoring in graphic design, achieved a 3.85 grade point average. She is the daughter of Richard and Nancy Pettit of Greenwich.

Jeff Esch received his doctorate of veterinary medicine from Mississippi State University on May 3. He is the son of Mitch and Debbie Esch of Norwalk.

Mary Cabrera of Plymouth, a junior at Bowling Green State University majoring in art history, received a $500 College of Arts and Sciences Book Scholarship. The 2004 graduate of Plymouth High School is the daughter of Candi Stamper, 6 South St. She is one of more than 100 students in the BGSU College of Arts and Sciences who received scholarships in recognition of exceptional academic ability and special talent in a broad range of areas.

The Ohio State University at Mansfield is pleased to announce the part-time student dean's list for the academic year of summer 2006 through spring 2007. To be eligible for this list, an undergraduate student must have no missing or incomplete grades, must be enrolled part-time during that period, must have a cumulative total of at least 12 "graded hours" (point-hour hours), and a cumulative point-hour ratio for those four quarters of 3.5 or above.

The following local residents have been named to the list: Renee Hartley of New London; Charlene Youngless of Norwalk; Cheryl Fry of Shiloh; and Frances Bowes of Willard.

Hocking College has announced the names of those students on the spring quarter dean's list. Each achieved at least a 3.3 grade point and completed 12 or more credit hours.

Area students on the dean's list include: Desiri Ott of Norwalk, physical therapist assistant; Jon Wilhelm of Monroeville, wildlife science; Sara Zaleski of Norwalk, wildlife management.

Andrew G. Schafer of Bellevue, has been named to the dean's list for the spring 2007 semester.

Students eligible for the dean's list must have completed a minimum of 12 semester hours within one semester and have a quality grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Two area residents are headed to the University of Findlay this fall.

Matthew Jones, a business administration major, has enrolled as a freshman. Jones, a 2007 graduate of Norwalk High School, is the son of Patricia L. Jones, of 28 E. Quail Hollow, Norwalk, and the late Todd Jones. He was active in golf.

Joseph Stoll also has enrolled as a freshman. Stoll, a 2007 graduate of St. Paul High School, is the son of Annette and Mark Stoll, of 448 Ohio 61 E., Norwalk. He was active in football, wrestling and track.

Both Jones and Stoll were awarded the dean's scholarship from the university.

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