Hannah Wolf, 2005 Juneau-Douglas High School graduate taking her final year of undergraduate school at Western Washington University in Bellingham, recently won the Region VII scene directing competition at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival. Region VII includes Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Wyoming. In her area of the competition, there were 10 entrants from different universities and six finalists. As a result of winning, Wolf will attend the National Festival at the Kennedy Center, all expenses paid.
Travis Monagle, of Juneau, was among more than 460 students enrolled at Eastern Oregon University in La Grande, Ore., who were named to the fall 2008 dean's list. To qualify for the dean's list, students must achieve and maintain a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher while completing a minimum of 12 hours of graded coursework for the duration of the term.
Paige Lynne Pahlke, of Juneau, recently made the dean's list for the 2008 autumn quarter at Seattle Pacific University in Seattle, Wash. Students on the dean's list have completed at least 12 credits and attained a 3.5 or higher grade-point average.