Several National Guard members from Queens have reenlisted for service, including Astoria’s Sgt. Carlos Zambrano (who will continue service with the 145th Maintenance Company), Maspeth’s Spc. Jimmy Sua (who will continue service with Company G, Forward Support Company Field Artillery, 427th Brigade Support Battalion), Hollis’ Sgt. Pascal Mcdonald (who will continue service with the 442nd Military Police Company) and St. Albans’ Joseph Husbands (who will continue with Company B, 101st Signal Battalion).
The University of Albany is welcoming a number of students from Queens for freshman orientation—including Elmhurst’s Jintao Li; Woodside’s Cynthia Ko; East Elmhurst’s Mayra Neira, Fotios Dimitriadis and Aaron Qu; Long Island City’s Ellie Hili, Darima Dorzhieva and Takeru Oguchi; Jackson Heights’ Aya Caballero; Corona’s Latisha Eboigbe; Forest Hills’ Aaron Brooks; Woodhaven’s Kadeem Jefferson; Ozone Park’s Joshua Abbensetts; Flushing’s Amy Wang, Ivana Su, Wenwei Cui, Oscar Wang, George Papastefanou, Giselle Guerrero, Esther Kim and Geily Zhou; Bayside’s Berenice Dupiton, Leann Singh, Andrew Hur and Quentin Guntur; Fresh Meadows’ Arianna Dookhu; Oakland Gardens’ Michael Livingston; Whitestone’s Benjamin Weindling, Katie Morscher, Joseph Petraglia and David Chen; Holliswood’s Tehreem Khalid; Queens Village’s Bianca Black, Reginald Hyppolite and Karissa Herrera; Cambria Heights’ Christina Green; Jamaica’s Jessica Hodge, Ayanna Primus, Dominique Dwyer, Candice Fung, Maia Dassardo, Rachel Marcelin, Anthony Lang, Benson Hsu, Vivian Murdock, Cheyenne Nickens and Margarita Kilpatrick; St. Albans’ Christopher Gayle and Brittney Simeon; Hollis’ Chidiogo Igboekwe; Springfield Gardens’ Tariq Jones, Tirion Rosewell and Abigail Lattibeaudiere; Laurelton’s Adriana Allen; Rosedale’s Brandon Mays and Tyra Roper; Briarwood’s Raslyn Basnet; Arverne’s Juliana Duodu; Far Rockaway’s Mawuli Kofie; and Broad Channel’s Kirena Mills.
Several Queens students have been named to the dean’s list at Mount Saint Mary College for the spring semester—including Glendale’s Alexandra Klesin, Middle Village’s Christopher Mahon, Rego Park’s Bo Quan, Bayside’s Connor Bacci, Floral Park’s Lauren Epstein, Flushing’s Erika Papagianopoulos, Hollis’ Fred Stark and Rockaway Park’s Meghan Atwood.