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Blake E. Smith, a senior at George C. Marshall High School and a resident of Vienna, has been awarded a Presidential Scholarship from Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Va., which he will attend in the fall.

All applicants to Randolph-Macon College are automatically considered for Presidential Scholarships, which range from $5,000 to $15,000. The scholarship rewards outstanding academic achievement in high school and is renewable for four years when a student maintains an excellent college record. This year Randolph-Macon College offered more than 465 scholarships to prospective students.

More than half the students attending Randolph-Macon College receive some form of scholarship or financial aid.

For more information, contact Anne Hagerty at 804-752-3712 or ahagertyu@rmc.edu.

Allison Lee Carr, daughter of Jon and Arlene Carr of Vienna, received a bachelor of science degree in agricultural science, cum laude, from Truman State University. Carr, a graduate of James Madison High School, was involved with Delta Tau Alpha and the Horsemen’s Association. She will be working at Cavallo Farm Inc. in Chantilly.

Rachel Riordan Orsinger, daughter of James and Denis Orsinger of Vienna, received a bachelor of arts degree in public policy and American institutions from Brown University, Providence, R.I., on May 27.

Sabrina Chin, daughter of Wanda and Perry Chin of Great Falls, has been selected by Virginia Tech’s Dean of Students Office for Orientation Team 2002. Chin is a 2000 graduate of Langley High School.

Eric B. Powers, son of Hope and David Powers of McLean, received a bachelor of arts degree in English from Dartmouth College on June 9, 2002.

Emily Primeggia, daughter of Carmine and Flo Primeggia, has been named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Virginia Polytechnic Institute. She is a 2001 graduate of Langley High School.

Amanda Anderson, daughter of John and Bonnie Anderson of Great Falls, has been named to the dean’s list for the 2002 spring semester at Susquehanna University.

Cornelia Day Glavin, daughter of Lanier Glavin of McLean, has been named to the dean’s list for the fall and spring semesters at Wake Forest University. Glavin is a 2000 graduate of McLean High School.

Amanda L. Cooper, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Z. Cooper of Vienna, has been named to the dean’s list for the 2002 spring semester at Roanoke College.

Benjamin F. Teresa, son of Dr. Joseph and Anne Teresa of Vienna, is working this summer as a research assistant to a chemistry professor seeking ways to manufacture a “molecular motor.” Teresa is a 2000 graduate of James Madison High School.

Harry Layman II and Monica Villavicencio also of McLean received their bachelor’s degrees from Columbia University in a commencement ceremony this past spring.

Rafael de Castro Hurt, son of William and Cecilia Hurt of McLean, has been accepted by Hampden-Sydney College and will enroll as a freshman in August 2002. Hurt is a graduate of Langley High School.

William C. Simonson, son of Mr. and Mrs. William N. Simonson of Vienna, has been accepted by Hampden-Sydney College and will enroll as a freshman in August 2002. Simonson is a graduate of George C. Marshall High School.

Jonathan L. Siddon, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Siddon of Great Falls, has been accepted by Hampden-Sydney College and will enroll as a Patrick Henry Scholar in August 2002. Siddon is a graduate of Langley High School.

Michael J. McDermott of Oakton serves as alumni board member of the Washington, D.C, Metropolitan Chapter of the University of Scranton’s new on-line Alumni Community.

Joel Keefer of Vienna has been named to the honor roll for the 2002 spring semester at McPherson College.

John Daily of Vienna, a graduate of James Madison High School, earned dean’s list honors at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo., for the fall 2001 semester.

Jonathan Dewey of Vienna, a graduate of James Madison High School, earned dean’s list honors at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo., for the fall 2001 semester.

Evan Siegel of Great Falls, a senior at Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies, earned dean’s list honors for the spring 2002 semester.

Mark Bailey of Vienna, a student of Ave Maria School of Law in Ann Arbor, Mich., was selected for a prestigious summer internship in the U.S. Department of Justice, specifically the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

Tobias P. Sellier of Great Falls has recieved a bachelor of arts degree in English from the College of Arts and Sciences at Marquette University.