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Sixteen local students make Dean's List...

Springfield College Recognizes Dean's List Students for the 2018 Spring Semester.

The following local students were named to the Springfield College dean's list for academic excellence for the spring 2018 term:

  • Cory DeSimone of West Yarmouth, MA (02673). DeSimone is studying Applied Exercise Science.
  • Eliza Poutenis of Sandwich, MA (02563). Poutenis is studying Athletic Training.
  • Ryan Downs of Yarmouth Port, MA (02675). Downs is studying Exploratory Studies.
  • Caitlin Dolan of Sandwich, MA (02537). Dolan is studying Health Science/Occupational Therapy.
  • Jordan Willis of North Falmouth, MA (02556). Willis is studying Health Science/Pre-physician Assistant.
  • Kelsey Azzato of East Falmouth, MA (02536). Azzato is studying Health Science/Pre-physician Assistant.
  • Gavin Jepson of Sandwich, MA (02563). Jepson is studying Health Science/Pre-physician Assistant.
  • Shelby Corsano of Monument Beach, MA (02553). Corsano is studying Health Science and Pre-Physical Therapy.
  • Alexandra Pace of Sandwich, MA (02563). Pace is studying Health Science and Pre-Physical Therapy.
  • Taylor Conley of Yarmouth Port, MA (02675). Conley is studying Health Science and Pre-Physical Therapy.
  • Taylor Field of Eastham, MA (02642). Field is studying Health Science and Pre-Physical Therapy.
  • Cecila King of Mashpee, MA (02649). King is studying Human Services (UG).
  • Renee Melisse of Marstons Mills, MA (02648). Melisse is studying Mathematics.
  • Heather DeLude of Harwich, MA (02645). DeLude is studying Movement & Sport Studies.
  • Tali Twomey of Cotuit, MA (02635). Twomey is studying Rehabilitation and Disability Studies.
  • John Downs of Yarmouth Port, MA (02675). Downs is studying Sport Management.

Criteria for selection to the dean's list requires that the student must have a minimum semester grade point average of 3.500 for the semester.

Founded in 1885, Springfield College is known worldwide for the guiding principles of its Humanics philosophy-educating students in spirit, mind and body for leadership in service to others. With its foundation of academic excellence and rich athletic heritage, Springfield College prepares students with real-world leadership skills for careers that transform lives and communities. The college offers a range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the fields of health sciences, human and social services, sport management and movement studies, education, business, and the arts and sciences. It also offers doctoral programs in physical education, physical therapy, and counseling psychology. The college is ranked in the top 25 in the 2018 edition of "Best Colleges" in the top tier of "Best Regional Universities - North Region" by U.S.News. In addition, the College is ranked one of the top 17 in the North Region of the U.S.News Best Values report. It is also designated as a College of Distinction and a premier Leadership Development Center by the YMCA of the USA. Nearly 5,000 traditional, nontraditional and international students study at its main campus in Springfield, Mass., and at its School of Professional and Continuing Studies across the country. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on