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Potomac School Notes

The following Washington and Lee students have earned dean's list status for 2013 winter term: Margaret Antonsen, a member of the class of 2013 and Timothy Fisher, a member of the class of 2015

David Lee Jr., a junior at Randolph-Macon Academy, attended the 2013 Honors Conference at Virginia Military Institute in March. Lee is the son of Hong Gang Li and Chun Qing Lei of Potomac.

The following area students were named to the dean's list at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, during the spring 2013 semester: Anthonia George studied science and Nathaniel Hoffman studied business administration.

Dylan T. Thayer, son of Jody and Bradley Thayer, was named the recipient of The Hawley Prizes in Greek and Latin and The Manley F. Allbright Fellowship at Hamilton College. Thayer, a senior majoring in classical languages and religious studies, is a graduate of Saint Andrew’s Episcopal School.

On April 25, David Lee, Jr. completed his first solo flight. Lee, the son of Hong Gang Li and Chun Qing Lei, successfully completed three take-offs and three landings alone in a Cessna 172 airplane at Front Royal-Warren County Airport. Lee is a junior at Randolph-Macon Academy. He is the second squadron first sergeant in R-MA's Air Force JROTC unit, a member of the Honor Council, and a member of the National Honor Society, National English Honor Society, and the National German Honor Society. He is involved in the Academy's High Flight program, which offers preparation for students interested in becoming military officers. He has also played football, wrestled, and run track. His goal after graduating from Randolph-Macon Academy in 2014 is to attend West Point and become an officer in the Army.

The following students graduated from University of Vermont: Luvian L. Abell received a bachelor of science degree in animal sciences. Jason M. Fish received a BSBA Magna Cum Laude in business administration. Matthew P. Ray received a bachelor of science degree in zoology. Elliot A. Sangara received a BA in political science.

Morgane Amat, a junior at Connecticut College, was awarded the Harold D. Juli Memorial Award for Student Research, given to a student from any department for exemplary joint research with a faculty member in memory of Harold D. Juli, Professor of Anthropology. Amat, a 2010 graduate of Walt Whitman High School, is the daughter of Marie and Thierry Amat of Potomac.

Amy Cutler graduated in May from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas. Cutler graduated with a degree in political science and English.

David Lee Jr., the son of Hong Gang Li and Chun Qing Lei of Potomac, was named to the president's list at Randolph-Macon Academy. He is a junior.

Lauren Sager received a bachelor of arts degree from Skidmore College.

Patrick Francis Sullivan received a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Salve Regina University.

The following students were awarded the bachelor of arts degree from St. Mary's College of Maryland: Madeline Hart Casey graduated Cum Laude with a degree in biology and minor in environmental studies. Alexander J. Roca graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in computer science and minor(s) in mathematics and Spanish. He received Nitze Scholars Recognition. Kevin Tyler Goral graduated with a degree in political science and minor in theater studies. Jared Morley Borns graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in psychology and minor in philosophy.