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Summit County locals earn academic honors, degrees at universities

DILLON — Summit locals earned academic honors and degrees at universities across the country in the spring 2020 semester.


  • At the University of San Diego, Olivia Roy of Breckenridge graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in biology.
  • At the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Josue Razo of Breckenridge earned a Bachelor of Science in human services, Katherine Johnson of Dillon earned a Bachelor of Science in nursing, and Abby McDonald of Dillon earned a Bachelor of Arts in early childhood.

Academic honors:

  • At Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, Jamie Byers of Breckenridge qualified for the spring 2020 dean’s list. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a GPA of 3.5 with no grade below a C.
  • At Montana State University, several Summit County locals made it onto undergraduate honor rolls with a GPA of 3.5 or higher including: Cole Buller, Benjamin Carlson, Cameron Dahman, Sarah Lorch and Paige Schlegel from Breckenridge; Mckenna Ramsay from Dillon; Anne Parker of Frisco; and Halle Rogers and Raymond Salazar of Silverthorne.
  • At the Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, Florida, Maddalena Blondell of Breckenridge was named to the dean’s list.
  • At Marquette University in Milwaukee, Micah Pierce Coleman of Frisco was named to the dean’s list, which requires at least 12 credits and a 3.7 GPA. Pierce Coleman is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in communication studies.

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