Niels McMahon of Sun Valley was on the U.S. Naval Academy list of nominations to national military academies announced Dec. 27 by Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho. McMahon was among 20 Naval Academy nominations.
The University of Idaho has announced the 2,476 students making the dean's list for the fall semester 2010. Local students on the list included:
From Fairfield: Jacob Simon (College of Agricultural & Life Sciences), Breeze Kyra Potter and Paige Holly Davies (College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences).
From Hailey: Spencer Flade (College of Agricultural & Life Sciences; Megan Elizabeth Hayes (College of Business & Economics); Kylie Dawn Anderson and Lucas Marsh King (College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences).
From Ketchum: Freya Bass (College of Agricultural & Life Sciences); Corey Q. Bellinger (College of Engineering); Gretchen Elizabeth Heath, Kamela Christine Doan and Madison Lindsay Deffe (College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences); and Anja K. Sundali (College of Science).
From Sun Valley: Ross William Clifford (College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences).
Lauren S. Morgenthaler of Hailey, a junior majoring in sociology, was named to the fall 2010 academic honor roll (3.5 GPA or better) at Oregon State University in Corvallis. She is a Wood River High School graduate.
Jack Van Paepeghem of Hailey, a senior at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., has been named to the Columbian College dean's list for fall 2010.
Ashley Rendahl of Bellevue was named to the 2010 fall semester dean's list at Northwest Nazarene College in Nampa. She is a member of the school's track and cross-country running teams.
Amanda Harris, daughter of Scott and Charlotta Harris of Sun Valley, has graduated cum laude with a major in Economics from Kenyon College in Ohio.