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Lakeland announces Outstanding Students for 2020

Posted: May 19, 2020

Lakeland Community College has announced its Outstanding Students for 2020. At the end of each spring semester, standout individuals are selected as the outstanding student in their area of study by the program's department chair for demonstrating extraordinary academic achievement.

This year's honorees are:

Michael Barbina (Unionville), Outstanding Electronic Engineering Technology Student; Emily Bell (North Royalton), Outstanding Histotechnology Student; Glendalynn Bergdorf (Akron), Outstanding Graphic Design Student; Grace Blatt (Cleveland), Outstanding Psychology Student; Jenna Boggess (Eastlake), Outstanding Macro Social Sciences Student; Julie Brown (Kirtland), Outstanding Medical Assisting Student; Jesse Clark (Loveland), Outstanding Criminal Justice Student; Toni Costa (Newbury), Outstanding English Student; Josie Dean (Madison), Outstanding Behavioral Sciences Student; Bryan Daly (Mentor), Outstanding Biotechnology Science Student; Noah Eichler (Mentor-on-the-Lake), Outstanding Computer Integrated Manufacturing Technology Student; Barry Ferencak (Eastlake), Outstanding Information Technology and Computer Science Student; Michael Guerinot (Chardon), Outstanding Philosophy Student; Yoshida Golya (Mentor), Outstanding Medical Laboratory Technology Student; Amanda Landon (Jefferson), Outstanding Dental Hygiene Student; Joseph Mitchell III (Mentor-on-the-Lake), Outstanding Mechanical Engineering Technology Student; Raquel Mote (Eastlake), Outstanding Health Information Management Technology Student; Darla Layne Olson (Eastlake), Outstanding Surgical Technology Student; Jesse Phan (Bainbridge Township), Outstanding Fire Science Technology Student; Daniel Reardon (Willoughby), Outstanding Biology Student; Pingping Sheng, (Parma), Outstanding Accounting Student; Brianna Sill (Wickliffe), Outstanding Radiologic Technology Student; Kelly Simoncic (Willowick), Outstanding Nursing Student; William Swan (Thompson Township), Outstanding Business Management Student; and Elliott Yoon (Willoughby), Outstanding Mathematics Student.

For more information, contact the Lakeland Provost's Office at 440.525.7089 or

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  • By: Jessica Novak

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