ORR Celebrates AP Capstone Diploma Recipients

Over 2,000 schools participated in the AP Capstone Diploma program, a project-based learning experience valued by colleges and universities across the U.S. and around the world.             At Old Rochester Regional High School, five students have earned the AP Capstone Diploma™ and four have earned the AP Seminar and Research Certificate™ during the 2020-21 school […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Oliver Russell, of Mattapoisett, graduated after majoring in history and German at Bates College. Russell, the son of Gregory D. Russell and Jennifer D. Russell, is a 2017 graduate of Falmouth Academy.             The University of Rhode Island celebrated its newest alumni during the University’s 135th Commencement in May! Erin Nicole Byrne, of Mattapoisett, received […] Read more »

Yaeger Music Scholarship

The 58th Yaeger Music Scholarship will be awarded this year. The scholarship has been awarded for the past 57 years from a fund established by the late Clement L. Yaeger, a Fairhaven resident and longtime New Bedford library employee. The committee wishes to recognize outstanding music students in this 58th year.             To apply, music […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Oliver Russell of Mattapoisett was named to the dean’s list at Bates College for the winter semester ending in May 2021. This is a distinction earned by students whose grade point average is 3.88 or higher. Russell, the son of Gregory D. Russell and Jennifer D. Russell, is a 2017 graduate of Falmouth Academy. He […] Read more »

American Legion Boys Nation

Edward Anthony Gonet IV, a senior this fall at Old Rochester Regional High School, was elected President Pro Tempore of American Legion Boys Nation on Saturday evening, July 24.             Gonet emerged victoriously from a field of 11 candidates for the position of President Pro Tempore, which presides over the Boys Nation Senate in the […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Emmanuel College has named Sydney Teixeira of Rochester to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 semester. To earn a spot on the Dean’s List, Emmanuel students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for a 16-credit semester.             Bryant University is pleased to recognize the students who have been named to […] Read more »

American Legion Boys Nation

Edward Anthony Gonet IV, an incoming senior at Old Rochester Regional High School, has been selected as a senator for American Legion Boys Nation in the Washington, D.C. area, July 23-30. Boys Nation is an annual American Legion program that includes civic training, leadership development, and a focus on Americanism. At Boys State, he has […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Meghan Johnson of Rochester graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a BS in software engineering.             Russell Noonan of Marion is among those named to the Dean’s List at Endicott College for the Spring 2021 semester. Noonan is majoring in Finance and is the son of Kimberly Noonan and Russell Noonan.             The following […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Rochester Institute of Technology announces its spring 2021 Dean’s List. Undergraduate students are eligible for Dean’s List if their GPA is 3.40 or higher for nine credit hours of traditionally graded coursework; they do not have any grades of “Incomplete,” NE, D, or F; and they have registered for, and completed, at least 12 credit […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

College of the Holy Cross congratulates more than 1,451 students who were named to the Spring 2021 Dean’s List, including Collin Fitzpatrick of Marion, majoring in Economics; Danielle Nutter of Mattapoisett, majoring in History; and Anne Le Gassick of Mattapoisett, majoring in Undeclared.             Coastal Carolina University recognized nearly 1,200 students during its in-person Spring […] Read more »