The local students listed below have been named to the Dean's List of Distinction or the Dean's Honor Roll in recognition of their outstanding scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley.
To be named to the Dean's List, students earned a 3.75-4.0 GPA any two terms of the year. Honor Roll students earned a 3.50-3.74 GPA any two terms of the year.
Crawford -- Taylor Polson, Dean's Honor Roll.
Delta -- Conor Laws, Dean's List of Distinction.
Hotchkiss -- Landon Ochs, Dean's Honor Roll.
Paonia -- Blaine Escher, Dean's Honor Roll; Kacey Kropp, Dean's List of Distinction; Skylar Simpson, Dean's List of Distinction; Kayla Wilczek, Dean's Honor Roll.
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