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Ithaca College congratulates students named to the dean’s list for the fall 2022 semester.

Quin Frederich of La Cañada Flintridge and Leo Gonta of La Crescenta were named to Ithaca College’s Fall 2022 dean’s list.

Founded in 1892, Ithaca College is a residential college dedicated to building knowledge and confidence through a continuous cycle of theory, practice and performance. Home to some 5,200 students, the college offers more than 70 degree programs in its schools of business; communications; humanities and sciences; health sciences and human performance; and music, theatre, and dance.


Katherine Festen of La Crescenta has been named to Purchase College’s dean’s list for the fall 2022 semester. Festen is studying theatre and performance, anthropology.

To be eligible for the dean’s list, students must carry a semester GPA of 3.5 for Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science programs and 3.75 for Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Music Performance programs and must take a minimum of 12 credits.

Purchase College, part of the State University of New York (SUNY) network of 64 universities and colleges, was founded in 1967 by Gov. Nelson Rockefeller. Today, Purchase College, SUNY is a community of students, faculty, and friends where open-minded engagement with the creative process leads to a lifetime of intellectual growth and professional opportunity.

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The following students were named to the dean’s list at Rochester Institute of Technology for the fall semester of the 2022-23 academic year. Full-time degree-seeking undergraduate students are eligible for dean’s list if their term GPA is greater than or equal to 3.400; they do not have any grades of “Incomplete,” “D” or “F”; and they have registered for, and completed, at least 12 credit hours.

Dani Di Paolo of Glendale is in the packaging science program; Natalie Crowell of La Cañada Flintridge is in the digital humanities and social sciences program; and Brennan Cohen of La Cañada Flintridge is in the biotechnology and molecular bioscience program.

Rochester Institute of Technology is home to leading creators, entrepreneurs, innovators and researchers. Founded in 1829, RIT enrolls about 19,700 students in more than 200 career-oriented and professional programs, making it among the largest private universities in the U.S.

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