College news

Morgan Carter
Laura Cermak
Nate Reyes

Morgan Carter, a 2014 graduate and valedictorian of Strasburg High School, has been named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at the University of Virginia. She has also been accepted into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.
High school seniors Laura Cermak and Nate Reyes have been named this year’s winners of Christendom College’s Padre Pio full-tuition scholarship competition. Cermak is a student at Oakcrest School in McLean. Reyes is a senior at Seton School in Manassas. They will join the freshman class this fall.
Antwain Smith, of Stephens City, received a bachelor’s degree in information technology security during commencement ceremonies on Feb. 7 from Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Two students have received scholarships from Western Governors University.
Ozlem Getz, of Maurertown, received the WGU Lifesaver Transfer Scholarship.
Melissa Ritter, of Middletown, received the Financial Support Fund Scholarship.