Area Students Named to Highly Selective Dean's List at Colby College

More local students make us proud...

WATERVILLE, ME - Area students were recently named to the highly selective Dean's List at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, for outstanding academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2019-20 academic year. A total of 566 Colby students, or 27 percent of the qualified student body, made Dean's List last semester.

Lileana A. Sethares, a member of the Class of 2021, attended Barnstable High School and is the daughter of Betsey Sethares of Hyannis, Mass., and Stephen Sethares of Hyannis, Mass.

Delaney O. Wood, a member of the Class of 2021, attended Sturgis Charter School and is the daughter of David and Andrea Wood of Centerville, Mass.

Scott C. Batchelder, a member of the Class of 2020, attended Hopewell Valley Central High School and is the son of Cindy Batchelder of South Wellfleet, Mass.

Andrew S. Atsalis, a member of the Class of 2022, attended Phillips Exeter Academy and is the son of Silas and Danette Atsalis of West Hyannisport, Mass.

Students earned a semester grade point average of 3.75 or higher last fall to be included on Colby's Dean's List.

Founded in 1813, Colby is one of America's most selective colleges. Serving only undergraduates, Colby offers a rigorous academic program rooted in deep exploration of ideas and close interaction with world-class faculty scholars. Students pursue intellectual passions, choosing among 58 majors or developing their own. Colby's innovative and ambitious campaign, Dare Northward, will support deeper connections between the College and the world and a fully inclusive experience for all Colby students. Colby is home to a community of 2,000 dedicated and diverse students from more than 65 countries. Its Waterville, Maine, location provides unique access to world-class research institutions and civic engagement experiences. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on