Cerritos College News Releases -- September 2004

Cerritos College Honors Dean’s List Students for High Achievement

For Immediate Release: September 8, 2004

Media Contact: Kristen Habbestad, Public Affairs; (562) 860-2451, ext. 2287,khabbestad@cerritos.edu 

NORWALK, CA – September 8, 2004 – Cerritos College students who achieved a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or more during the summer 2004 semester were honored today as the college released names of students on the dean’s list. More than 60 students from communities throughout Southern California are included in the list.

“Through the dean’s list, we recognize students who have maintained high grades throughout the session,” said Vice President of Academic Affairs/Provost John Grindel. “During summertime, especially, when courses are accelerated, we are proud to honor our distinguished students and to applaud them for working hard to achieve high grades.”

Students carrying 12 academic units or more during the summer 2004 semester were eligible to make the list. The list includes students from Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey, Lakewood, Long Beach and other southland cities.

For nearly 50 years, Cerritos College has served as a comprehensive community college for southeastern Los Angeles County communities including Artesia, Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey, Hawaiian Gardens, Lakewood, La Mirada and Norwalk. The college offers degrees and certificates in more than 180 areas
of study in nine divisions. Annually, more than 1,200 students successfully complete their course of studies, and enrollment currently surpasses 24,000 students. Visit Cerritos College online at www.cerritos.edu.

Dean’s List Recipients by City

Michele C. Barcelo
Uchita M. Mehta
Nancy Pasricha
Jerry C. Wu

Dagoberto Ramos

Jerret E. Henderson
Nicholas Montalvo
Theresa C. Santiago

Buena Park
Bach C. Troung

Kalpna R. Budhia
Hun Che
Miabarbie H. Ignacio
Matthew Mu-Ern Lee
Gunawan Y. Wijanto

Myrna Leal

Brent Dunlap

Edward A. Campos
Hoda Elshishtawy
Seunghyug D. Kwon
Susan Laree Massey
Brandi Lyn Poole
Richard B. Rodriguez
Dylan M. Russell
Daisy Serrano
April Mary Vicencio

Huntington Beach
Mynor J. Piedrasanta

La Mirada
Justin J. Graham
Delia Mar Gutierrez
Yobi Park
Mary L. Pinedo
Jorge M. Valdes

Anndalos Abdulkarim
Tamaralynne B. Aqui
Camille Ber Rosario

Refugio Reyes

Long Beach
Jano Gordon Baird
On Chanthanasuksilp
Tiffany Nich Lebron
Lisa D. Marshall
Jinal V. Parikh
Salis K. Valencia
Sobashi Tha Wettewa

Los Angeles
Gilbert Martinez
Shannon L. Peery
Juan J. Rodriguez

Mayra A. Alcala
Ruby Vazquez

Varun Raju Bhojwani
Maria E. Parada

Brittney D. Young

Pico Rivera
Cristina Balerrama

San Gabriel
Guadalupe Talavera

Santa Fe Springs
Nicolas J. Fuentes
Jante Perez

Seal Beach
Ashlee B. Sommers

South Gate
Dawn Kar Voettiner
Andrew Zaldivar

Trina Burch
Juanita Cuatepitzi

Dhrupad P. Joshi