Several Army National Guard members from Queens have been promoted in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership—including Astoria’s Madalena Noyes (assigned to 24th Civil Support Team, promoted to sergeant), Corona’s Jhon Ortiz (assigned to 10th Mountain Division: Mobile Command Post Operations Detachment, promoted to sergeant), Ridgewood’s Christopher Buffum (assigned to Company C, 642nd Support Battalion, promoted to sergeant) and Juan Tacuri (assigned to 145th Maintenance Company, promoted to specialist), Douglaston’s Jonathan Pietrantoni (assigned to 10th Mountain Division: Mobile Command Post Operations, promoted to sergeant), Flushing’s Alexander Vargas (assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 101st Signal Battalion, promoted to master sergeant), Bayside’s Nathaniel Lemarie (assigned to 107th Military Police Company, promoted to sergeant), and Queens’ Miguel Arredondo (assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1-69th Infantry, promoted to private first class).
Buffalo State has announced that several Queens students have made the dean’s list for the fall semester, including Corona’s Jadell Joseph, Rego Park’s Sara Carroll, Kew Gardens’ D’Andre Burgess, Flushing’s Yanira Michaud and Shuqing Jin, Jamaica’s Shakena Soman and Queens Village’s Samuel Achampong.
Emerson College has named several Queens students to its dean’s list for the fall semester, including Glendale’s Kelly McGarry, Forest Hills’ Lanhua Ma and Henry Schwartz, Ozone Park’s Kristina Feliciano and Flushing’s SouJee Han.
Siena College has named several Queens students to its president’s list for the fall semester, including Astoria’s Alexia Moreno, Little Neck’s Samir El-Sawaf, Bellerose’s Samantha Sattler and Queens Village’s Kollyns Scarborough.
The University of Delaware has named a number of students to its dean’s list for the fall semester. To make the list, students must obtain a 3.3 grade point average and be enrolled full-time. Students who made the list include East Elmhurst’s Michelle Illescas; Rego Park’s Rebecca Blackman; Forest Hills’ Julia Ilian and Danielle Dominguez; Flushing’s Amelia Abobo; Whitestone’s Justine Damato and Diana Gorga; Little Neck’s Alison McAndrew, Thomas Giusetti, Alyssa Forte and Louisa Portnoy.