Congratulations to the College of General Studies' Dean's Stars and those who made the Dean's List for the fall 2015 term.
The following CGS students are recognized as Dean's Stars for achieving a 4.0 GPA for the fall 2015 term:
|Annette Burket||Madison McConnell||Yu Qiu||Sandhya Subramanian|
|Nathan Deron||Douglas McKinney||Adryan Richardson||Amber Ward|
|Marissa Gavin||Molly Nace||Jeffrey Rothrock||David Weiland|
|Kate Gurnsey||Kate Pinker||Amanda Seim||Victoria Wozniski|
|Nicole Koster||Catherine Pressimone||Brittany Simmons|
The following CGS students are recognized for achieving a 3.50 or better GPA for the fall 2015 term. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must complete at least 12 letter-graded credits with a 3.5 or better GPA within one academic year without G-grades. In order to qualify again, you must complete a new set of 12 credits and earn a 3.5 GPA. Congratulations to the following students for their outstanding academic achievement:
|Kira Akana||Grace Eggleston||Zachary Lesniak||Nina Ricci|
|Gabrielle Amato||Kira Elma||Alexandria L'Esperance||Hezreel Robertson|
|Erin Araujo||Roxana Evans||Samantha Levin||Catherine Roddy|
|Omar Awadalla||Bridget Finley||Marissa Locke||Katherine Schaefer|
|Nathan Babyak||Mary Folz||Shelby Loughner||Lyndsee Schomer|
|Clara Bahan||Paige Fosse||Marc Lucci||Julie Seavy|
|Joel Baker||Regis Garris||Connor Lyons||Dylan Shaffer|
|Jordan Baker||Eliza Gilpin||Ashton Macfarlane||Jennifer Shaheen|
|Michael Banas||Kelsey Glatts||Abigail Mahla||Pranav Sharma|
|Nancy Beattie||Matthew Goldberg||Christopher Mangogna||Brandon Shaw|
|John Bell||Phoebe Gutt||Lauren Marei||Dana Shearer|
|Justine Beran||Kelliann Haugh||Alessio Mazzone||Cole Sheptock|
|Renee Bertha||Andrew Henning||Nolen McElwee||Thomas Shields|
|Erin Betancourt||Caroline Heyman||Jeffrey McGarvey||Marielle Siebert|
|Kyle Bishop||Jennifer Hoffmann||Michael Meisinger||Danielle Silverman|
|Shavon Blannon||Joseph Holjencin||Amanda Messina||Elizabeth Smith|
|Kevin Boylan||Taylor Houser||Michala Michelessi||Emily Smith|
|Jordan Branch||Ruba Idris||Alexander Miller||Chris Spahr|
|Taylor Brandeburg||Lauren Isley||Justin Moore||Marlee Spruill|
|Jordan Brewer||Matilda Izevbigie||Madison Moro||Chris Stalnaker|
|Ryan Burger||Ciera James||Rozelle Nix||Sarah Stein|
|Justin Caler||Courtney Jerioski||Nazir Noori||Zachary Stein|
|Drew Cantor||Brian Johanson||Lauren O'Brien||Abigail Stubenbort|
|Jason Carne||Kathleen Johnson||Meghan O'Donnell||Casey Stuver|
|Leo Chalhoub||Crystal Jones||Siobhan Osborne||Alexandra Surunis|
|Yuhan Cheng||Courtney Joyce||Caroline Owens||Jacob Sweed|
|Kailyn Clancy||Syed Kaleem||Julian Palmer-Davies||Margot Syracuse|
|Jasmine Clark||Antoinette Kelly||Rachel Parasky||Lisa Theuer|
|Phillip Clark||Juliette Kelly||Jonathan Parrott||Rebecca Tilbor|
|Tomika Cohen||Morgan Kenworthy||Carly Paulison||Gabriela Tremont|
|Olivia Coho||Skylar King||Loretta Payne||Damien Truschel|
|Caroline Coyle||Julie Klischer||Daniel Peluso||Mary Tucker|
|Emmaline Cushey||Katheryn Knepshield||Kristine Pierce||Sarah Usatch|
|Denise Dalbey||Robert Koehler||Kenneth Pittaway||Marko Velickovic|
|Ashley Darby||Matthew Kuhl||Jenna Potts||Jessie Wallace|
|Justin Diamond||David Lamperski||Carolyn Procknal||James Weller|
|Mackenzie Drungell||Samantha Larsen||Micah Rafkin||Melissa White|
|Stephen Duke||Christopher Lazzarotti||Shahm Raslan||Philip Williamson|
|Jordan Dykes||Katherine Lehman||Danielle Rauch||Lauren Wilson|
|Ryan Eggert||Corey Leon||Dustin Reykdal||Annie Yan|
Visit this link to view time slots and register! cgs.pitt.edu/CAAP
Adam Robinson will discuss reading strategies that will increase your comprehension and maybe even save you a little time. Bring questions for this interactive workshop.
Adam Robinson will discuss ways to manage coursework and projects more effectively and efficiently while Jessica Sevcik will offer advice on how she balances several major commitments as a time pressed CGS student. Bring your questions to this interactive workshop.
Celebrate those who have served and are serving, and remember with gratitude those who gave all.
Commemorate Veteran’s Day with the University of Pittsburgh Office of Veterans Services (housed in the College of General Studies). During Roll Call, students at more than 30 schools across the country will participate in simultaneous recognition of our service members.
The event will honor all Pennsylvania soldiers who have died while serving in Iraq and Afghanistan as their names are read and remembered, and a moment of silence will be observed at 2 p.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to send personal thank you notes to service members overseas.
Adam Robinson will discuss approaches to citing sources in MLA style that will both improve your writing and allow you to avoid plagiarism. Adam encourages you to come with questions as well as examples from your writing that you don’t mind sharing with other attendees.