Madalo earns dean’s award at Colgate University

HAMILTON, N.Y. – Colgate University class of 2020 member Connor Madalo from Murrieta has earned the spring 2017 dean’s award for academic excellence. The dean’s award at Colgate University is awarded to students with a 3.3 or higher term average. Colgate University is a highly selective, residential liberal arts institution distinguished by its commitment to […]

Hemet Unified School District leaders believe in the power of learning

HEMET – Learning is not just for kids in a classroom; at Hemet Unified School District, management personnel are using National Institute for School Leadership to gain a better understanding of how the district can better support their students’ various needs. Over the summer, the district cabinet, which is made up of the superintendent, assistant […]

Local teacher receives national recognition to attend Chicago workshop

TEMECULA – Molly Newman, a local teacher of engineering and architecture from Great Oak High School was selected as a summer scholar by the Chicago Architecture Foundation for a National Endowment for the Humanities’ Landmarks of American History and Culture workshop. The NEH is a federal agency that supports summer study opportunities each year that […]

Christensen named to Knox College dean’s list for spring 2017

GALESBURG, Ill. – Tiffany Christensen of Temecula has been named to the Knox College dean’s list of distinguished students for the 2017 spring term. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must have earned at least 2.5 credits in the term, with a GPA of 3.6 or better. Christensen is a graduate of […]

University of Dallas students named to spring 2017 honor roll

IRVING, Texas – Nearly 300 University of Dallas students were named to the spring 2017 honor roll for earning a semester GPA of 3.0 to 3.49. Megan Graziose and Abigail Sequeira of Murrieta were named to the honor roll. The University of Dallas, located in a metropolitan area of nearly 7 million people, is a […]

Murrieta Valley Unified School District announces promotion of Avaxat Elementary School principal

Murrieta Valley Unified School District announces promotion of Avaxat Elementary School principal

MURRIETA – Murrieta Valley Unified School District Superintendent Pat Kelley announced a promotion for Avaxat Elementary School Principal David Ciabattini who will serve as the district’s purchasing director. Ciabattini will replace the current purchasing director Randy Rogers, who is retiring Aug. 31. Ciabattini has been the principal at Avaxat since 2005. He was hired by […]

Seven graduate U.S. Air Force basic training

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – U.S. Air Force Airman Myles A. Rogers, U.S. Air Force Airman Anaiah E. Byrd, U.S. Air Force Airman Samuel B. Krise, U.S. Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Justin A. Morales, U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Angelique Bean, U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Victor F. Payan and U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jade C. Strofaci […]

Stone is a spring 2017 State University of New York New Paltz graduate

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. – Sequoia Stone of Murrieta was one of more than 1,200 undergraduate students who earned their degrees during the spring 2017 semester at State University of New York New Paltz. Located in the heart of a dynamic college town and 90 minutes from metropolitan New York City, the State University of New […]

Griffith named to dean’s list at University of Wisconsin Whitewater

WHITEWATER, Wis. – Taylor Griffith from Lake Elsinore has made the University of Wisconsin Whitewater dean’s list for the 2017 spring semester. These students have demonstrated their academic abilities by receiving a GPA of 3.4 or above in a single semester. “Making the dean’s list is a tremendous honor for our students. It is a […]