▪ Miyoshi Gonzales, a junior at Earlham College, studied ecology and conservation in Alaska in May.
▪ Mercedes Hoffmeyer was named to the Dean’s List at Belmont University.
▪ Andy Carter, band director at Orange High School, earned the Award of Excellence for the Central District Bandmasters Association.
▪ Culbreth Middle School teacher Michael Jones was named Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools’ Teacher of the Year.
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▪ Deputy Chief Matt Lawrence of the Chapel Hill Fire Department earned the title of Chief Fire Officer.
▪ Rachel Lennon and Audra Slosek of Chapel Hill were named to the Dean’s List at James Madison University.
▪ Ian Levin was named to the Dean’s List at Hampden-Sydney College.
▪ Coretta Sharpless was named Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools’ Assistant Principal of the Year.
▪ Leah Simon, a senior at Carrboro High School, and Amos Pomp, a senior at East Chapel Hill High School, earned Chapel Hill/Carrboro Peacemaking Scholarships.
▪ Ana Swanson-Boyd of Carrboro High School won best high school essay in the North Carolina Bar Association’s Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Law Section’s Sustainability Essay Contest.
▪ Rianne Troutman, a senior at Carrboro High School, earned a scholarship from the SECU Foundation.
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