Ashland University

The following student has been named to the Dean's List at Ashland University for the spring 2007 semester: Ashley Lewis of Cuyahoga Falls, a senior majoring in marketing/political science. To be eligible for this honor, a student must be enrolled full time and achieve at least a 3.5 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale.

Malone College

Malone College announces the following local students were named to its Spring 2007 Dean's List: Kelly A. Ellinger, Shane A. Hetherington, Jessica M. Slaughter, Darlene J. Timmer, Jonathan B. Timmer, Rena E. Hammond, and Julianna C. Rado, all of Cuyahoga Falls. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must carry a minimum of 12 credit hours and receive a grade-point average of 3.5.

Bluffton University

Christina Anne Zach, daughter of Ken and Mimi Zach of Silver Lake, graduated from Bluffton University in May with a bachelor's degree in youth ministries and recreation with a music minor.

Troy University

Jeff Shaffer has completed a master's of science degree in international relations with Troy University. Shaffer, a 1985 graduate of Cuyahoga Falls High School, lives with his wife in Okinawa, Japan.