Likins in­ducted into Psi Chi Na­tional Honor So­ci­ety at Sal­is­bury Univer­sity

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Car­los A. Likins was in­ducted into the Psi Chi Na­tional Honor So­ci­ety at an in­duc­tion ban­quet held April 30 at Sal­is­bury Univer­sity.

Likins, a se­nior at Sal­is­bury Univer­sity, will grad­u­ate May 19 with a ma­jor in psy­chol­ogy and mi­nor stud­ies in sta­tis­tics and busi­ness ad­min­is­tra­tion. He was in­ducted this past year into the Na­tional Omi­cron Delta Kappa Lead­er­ship So­ci­ety.

Likins is se­nior ex­ec­u­tive vice pres­i­dent and op­er­a­tions di­rec­tor for the Sal­is­bury Univer­sity trans­porta­tion sys­tem, Safe Ride. He is a four year vet­eran of the univer­sity jazz band, for which he re­ceived a schol­ar­ship each year, and four year re­cip­i­ent of the univer­sity Pres­i­dent’s Schol­ar­ship. He is also a four year mem­ber, as var­sity ath­lete, of the univer­sity’s na­tion­ally-ranked track and field team.

Likins is a 2012 grad­u­ate of Thomas Stone High School in Wal­dorf.

Bishop breaks school track and field record at Steven­son Univer­sity

Al­li­son Bishop of Wal­dorf was one of three Steven­son Univer­sity track and field team mem­bers to break a school record in the Hop­kins/Loy­ola In­vite held April 16 in Bal­ti­more.

Bishop, a fresh­man, over­rode her pre­vi­ous school mark in the dis­cus toss, throw­ing a dis­tance of 34.39 me­ters. She placed ninth over­all.

Tyler Cy­mone Smith of Port To­bacco grad­u­ated from Univer­sity of North Carolina Asheville in May and was named to the dean’s list. He re­ceived a bach­e­lor of sci­ence in man­age­ment and awarded Univer­sity Re­search Scholar des­ig­na­tion.

Lo­cal stu­dents ini­ti­ated into Phi Kappa Phi at UMUC

The fol­low­ing lo­cal stu­dents were ini­ti­ated into The Honor So­ci­ety of Phi Kappa Phi at Univer­sity of Mary­land Univer­sity Col­lege. Phi Kappa Phi is the na­tion’s old­est and most se­lec­tive col­le­giate honor so­ci­ety for all aca­demic dis­ci­plines. Josh Adams of Wal­dorf Cristina Kig­gins of Wal­dorf Regi­nald John­son of White Plains Kirsten Pilk­er­ton of La Plata Mem­ber­ship to Phi Kappa Phi is by in­vi­ta­tion and re­quires nom­i­na­tion and ap­proval by a chap­ter.

Lau­ren Neu­mann of Me­chan­icsville re­ceived a bach­e­lor of arts in com­mu­ni­ca­tion de­gree from Berry Col­lege at grad­u­a­tion cer­e­monies on May 7.

Makayla grad­u­ates from York Col­lege

Thomp­son Makayla of White Plains re­ceived a bach­e­lor of sci­ence of fi­nance de­gree at York Col­lege of Penn­syl­va­nia com­mence­ment ex­er­cises on May 14.

Lo­cal stu­dents grad­u­ate from St. Mary’s Col­lege

The fol­low­ing lo­cal stu­dents grad­u­ated from St. Mary’s Col­lege of Mary­land.

Mary Gmaz of Bryans Road, bach­e­lor of arts in an­thro­pol­ogy

Tif­fany Her­gett of Bryans Road, bach­e­lor of arts in bi­ol­ogy, cum laude

Kari Cle­ments of arts in english

Scott Lee of Wal­dorf, bach­e­lor of arts in in­ter­na­tional lan­guages and cul­ture, cum laude

Beatty grad­u­ates from Midland Univer­sity

Corey E. Beatty of Wal­dorf re­ceived a bach­e­lor of arts de­gree from Midland Univer­sity at its an­nual com­mence­ment cer­e­mony on Satur­day, May 14, in the Wik­ert Event Cen­ter.

Ogun­niyi named to pres­i­dent’s list at Ran­dolph-Ma­con Academy

Oluwa­tobi Ogun­niyi of Wal­dorf, a sopho­more at Ran­dolph-Ma­con Academy, has been named to the

Parker Labrie of Wal­dorf grad­u­ated with a bach­e­lor of sci­ence de­gree in crim­i­nal jus­tice at York Col­lege of Penn­syl­va­nia (YCP) com­mence­ment cer­e­monies on Satur­day, May 14, 2016.

While at YCP, Labrie served three years as res­i­dent as­sis­tant and four years as a mem­ber of the Cam­pus Ac­tiv­i­ties Board and Peer Sup­port Net­work, for which he held an­nual terms as pres­i­dent and trea­surer. He also par­tic­i­pated in Men’s Club Lacrosse, Soc­cer, and Mixed Mar­tial Arts. Labrie’s aca­demic achieve­ments, lead­er­ship roles, and off cam­pus com­mu­nity ser­vice ac­tiv­i­ties earned him a YCP nom­i­na­tion for na­tional recog­ni­tion, re­sult­ing in his be­ing se­lected as a 2016 hon­oree by Who’s Who Among Stu­dents In Amer­i­can Uni­ver­si­ties and Col­leges.

Labrie is a 2012 grad­u­ate of Westlake High School in Wal­dorf. He is the son of Rus­sell and Mana Labrie of Wal­dorf and the grand­son of Joseph and Ruth Labrie.

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