James Coyne of Middle Village, received the Senior award for the Department of History/Political Science at the Academic Honors Convocation at Ashland University on Sunday, April 24. Coyne is majoring in political science.
He is the son of Patrick and Kathleen Coyne of Middle Village. Coyne is a 2012 graduate of St. Francis Preparatory School.
The Departmental Awards are given to one sophomore, one junior and one senior from each department at the Academic Honors Convocation.
Major General Anthony P. German, The Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
Peter Chan from Woodhaven, serving with the Company C, 1-69th Infantry is promoted to the rank of Sergeant First Class.
Adrian Rodriguez from Richmond Hill, serving with the 222nd Chemical Company is promoted to the rank of Specialist.
The following students have earned a 3.30 or higher term average to receive the Dean’s Award for academic excellence at Colgate University for the Fall 2015 semester.
Xiaohan Li, of Forest Hills, a Computer Science-undeclared major in the Class of 2019, and a graduate of Stuyvesant High School.
Yvonne Morel, of Ozone Park, a Sociology major in the Class of 2016, and a graduate of Nightingale-Bamford School.
State University of New York at Fredonia President Virginia S. Horvath announced that approximately 1,709 students have been named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2015 semester. They include:
Melissa Mapes of Howard Beach; Michelle Emily Persaud of Ozone Park; Brittany Alexandria Campbell of Rockaway Beach and Sarah E. Itwaru of South Ozone Park.