ORONO — The Maine Association of Broadcasters have announced the awarding of scholarship support to local University of Maine undergraduates: Jonathan Petrie of Rumford; and Samuel Wheeler, Greenwood.
FINDLAY, OH — Erika Thibault of Lewiston has been awarded the Dr. Michael T. Homsher Memorial Scholarship at the University of Findlay for the 2016-2017 academic year.
CANTON, N.Y. — Bryanna L. Sult of Lisbon Falls is participating in a St. Lawrence University off-campus study abroad program.
Sult is a member of the Class of 2018 and is majoring in biology. Sult graduated from Lisbon High School. Sult is participating in St. Lawrence University’s spring off-campus program in Australia at James Cook University.
WORCESTER, Mass. — Emily Perkins of Leeds, a member of the Class of 2018 majoring in mechanical engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, was a member of a student team that recently completed an intense, hands-on research project in Morocco.
The project was titled “Evaluating the Causes and Consequences of Climate Migration.”
In their project outline, the students wrote, “Our goal was to gather research from a variety of sources to determine potential risks and impacts of climate migration on different areas in Morocco.”
ELMIRA, N.Y. — Elmira College student Baily Thomas of Dixfield has been inducted into the Kappa Omicron Chapter of the Gamma Sigma Epsilon National Chemical Honor Society.
WORCESTER, Mass. — Benjamin Morton of Norway, a member of the Class of 2018 majoring in mechanical engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, was a member of a student team that recently completed an intense, hands-on research project in Albania.
The project was titled “Determining Preferences for Activities at the Albanian Adventure Resort.”
In their project outline, the students wrote, “Our project, through a free listing exercise and survey, identified adventure activities to make the resort an attractive destination.”
CLINTON, N.Y. — Adelaide J. Fuller, daughter of Donald and Kimberly Fuller of Peru, will perform with the Hamilton College Choir and College Hill Singers on their spring break tour of Italy.
The 67-member choir, under the direction of G. Roberts Kolb, professor of music and choir director at Hamilton, will sing at a Mass at St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, and at the Basilica di San Francesco in Ravenna. The choir will also perform concerts in Rome, Florence Ravenna and Venice.
Fuller, a senior at Hamilton, is majoring in music.