Area Residents Named to SUNY Oneonta Dean’s List

ONEONTA, NY — The following local residents are among 1,422 students from SUNY Oneonta who earned Dean’s List honors for the spring 2011 semester:

Ann Matthys, a resident of Central Square, NY

Jennifer Schultz, a resident of Fulton, NY

David Stanton, a resident of Parish, NY

Erin Burke, a resident of Pennellville, NY

Morgan Ennis, a resident of Phoenix, NY

Kelly Kugler, a resident of Williamstown, NY

To qualify for the Dean’s List, undergraduate students must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying a course load of 12 semester hours or more.

A liberal arts college focusing on teaching and learning, SUNY Oneonta ranks third among “regional master’s-north” in the U.S. News and World Report rankings of “schools with a strong commitment to teaching,” sits at #47 on the Kiplinger’s magazine list of the “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” and has been recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for excellence in community engagement. The college also has been named to the Princeton Review’s “green” college guide and the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Established as a state normal school in 1889 and incorporated as a founding member of the state university system in 1948, the college is well known for its outstanding faculty, strong academic programs, educational technology, community service and character-building activities, and scenic campus.