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FOREST GROVE — Sarah Newman of Hermiston graduated from Pacific University with a master’s in physician assistant studies. Founded in 1849, Pacific University is a nationally recognized university offering undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in the arts & sciences, business…

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HELIX — The following students were named to the honor roll for the first quarter of the 2018-19 academic year at Helix Community School:

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The National FFA Organization has awarded two $1,000 scholarships to Hannah Walker of Hermiston. Walker is a 2018 graduate of Hermiston High School.

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HERMISTON — The Catholic Daughters of the Americas Our Lady of Angels Court #1692 Marilyn Harris Memorial Scholarships in the amount of $750 were awarded to Yessenia Garcia-Sanchez and Joanna …

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LA GRANDE — Eastern Oregon University awarded 754 degrees during the 2017-18 academic year. Those who earned GPAs between 3.5 and 3.69 graduated with cum laude honors, 3.7 to 3.84 graduated ma…

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LA GRANDE — At the close of spring term, 469 EOU students qualified for the dean’s list. These students maintained a GPA of 3.5 or higher while completing at least 12 hours of graded EOU cours…

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Four Ione High School alumni have been named recipients of the 2017-18 Maryan L. McElligott Memorial Scholarship: Rachel Holland, a junior studying to be a veterinarian at Regis University in …

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SALEM — Nine Oregon high school graduates are recipients of the 2018 Workers’ Memorial Scholarship awards, the Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division (Oregon OSHA) announced. The award…

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PULLMAN, Wash. — The following local students have earned undergraduate degrees for the Spring 2018 semester at Washington State University:

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MEQUON, Wis. — Concordia University officials have released the Spring Honors List for the 2017-2018 academic year. To be eligible for the honor, students must achieve a minimum 3.60 gpa.

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Four graduating golfers from high school teams in Umatilla and Morrow counties earned scholarships from the annual Kings & Queens Couples golf tournament.

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BEND — Jennifer Kannier of Pendleton was recently named to the Central Oregon Community College Spring 2018 Dean’s List. Students named to the Dean’s List must be enrolled in 12 or more graded…

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SPOKANE — Leslae Brewer of Milton-Freewater was named to the spring 2018 honor roll list at Spokane Falls Community College. To receive honor roll status, students must be full time (12 credit…

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CORVALLIS — The Scholastic Honor Roll spring term 2018 has been announced by Oregon State University. To be on the honor roll, students must earn a minimum of a 3.5 gpa and carry at least 12 g…

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PENDLETON — The Kiwanis Club of Pendleton recently held the first of its two annual scholarship banquets. Four area high school graduates were awarded $1,000 each for college tuition: LucyAnn …

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HERMISTON — The Hermiston P.E.O. organization, Chapter CV, is honored to announce that the prestigious P.E.O. STAR Scholarship in the amount of $2,500, for the 2018-2019 academic year, was pre…

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HERMISTON — Chapter CV of the Hermiston P.E.O. organization is pleased to announce Carla Medel as the recipient of its annual $1,000 local scholarship. Carla, a 2017 graduate of Hermiston High…

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PULLMAN, Wash. — Washington State University recently announced that several area students have been named to the spring semester 2018 President’s Honor Roll.

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BATON ROUGE, La. — Hailey Mendenhall of Hermiston was recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society, at Eastern Or…

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The following students were honored by Sunridge Middle School for the second semester of the 2017-18 academic year:

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NEWBERG — A pair of Pendleton students were among the more than 800 undergraduate, adult degree and graduate-level students who received diplomas from George Fox University this spring.

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PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Evangelina Olivera of Pendleton has been named to the Spring 2018 Dean’s List at University of the Sciences. Selection for this award is based on completing and passing all…

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PENDLETON — The Umatilla-Morrow County Farm Bureau Scholarship Committee recently awarded scholarships totaling $1,000 to three deserving 2018 high school graduates. The three award winners we…

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SPOKANE — Whitworth University recently announced that several area students have been named to the spring semester 2018 Provost’s Honor Roll.

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SPOKANE — Rebecca Wager of Pendleton graduated cum laude from Gonzaga University during the commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at Spokane’s Veterans’ Memorial Arena.

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SPOKANE — Rebecca Wagner of Pendleton and Clancy Deutz of Pilot Rock wer named to the 2018 spring semester Dean’s List at Gonzaga University. Students must earn a 3.5 to 3.84 grade-point avera…

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BOARDMAN — The following students were named to the honor roll at Riverside Jr./Sr. High School for the second semester of the 2017-18 academic year:

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HERMISTON — The Knights of Columbus at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church in Hermiston have awarded $500 scholarships to eight local graduating seniors. The students, their high schools and th…

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PENDLETON — Don Fossatti Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 were awarded by the Rotary Club of Pendleton to 2018 graduating seniors Kathleen A. Rodriguez Perez, Kaci Graber, Paige Skinner an…

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The following students were named to the Spring President’s Honor Roll at Washington State University in Pullman, Wash.:

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PENDLETON — Three local college students seeking a career in the medical profession were recently awarded the PEO Chapter CM’s Alison Furnish Memorial Scholarship for the 2018-19 academic year.

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The following students were named to the fourth quarter honor roll for the 2017-18 academic year at Helix Community School:

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PENDLETON — Pendleton PEO Chapter EM has awarded a PEO Oregon Scholarship in the amount of $1,400 to 2015 PHS graduate Maddie Kelm. Maddie is a senior at the University of Oregon, studying psy…

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PORTLAND — The Oregon Farm Bureau Foundation for Education has awarded 14 Oregon Farm Bureau Memorial Scholarships to students across Oregon. Morgan Orem, a 2018 graduate of Ione High School, …

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PENDLETON — MaKenzie Noggle, a senior at Pendleton High School, is the 2018 recipient of a $1,000 Roberta Frazier Anderson Diversity Scholarship, presented by PFLAG Pendleton.

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PENDLETON, Ore. – Pendleton Cattle Barons Weekend closed out its 2018 event with another successful year in raising money for the organization’s scholarship program as well as providing an all…

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Echo Kiwanis is honored to announce scholarship grant awards for three Echo High School seniors. Alyssa Ray and Natalie Sherbahn will each receive $1,500, and Monique Montoya was awarded a $1,…

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PENDLETON — Each year, CHI St. Anthony Hospital volunteers donate their time to raise money for education scholarships for students pursuing health-related career goals.

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Rebecca L. Moore of Irrigon received a Master of Social Work degree May 5, 2018, during commencement exercises for Brescia University in Owensboro, Ky.

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PENDLETON — PEO Chapter EM of Pendleton has awarded the 2018 Phyllis Walnum Jambura scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to Paige Skinner and Evangeline Olivera.