Columbia student Benjamin Jarvis, a senior majoring in engineering, earned dean's list status at Messiah College, in Grantham, Pa., for the fall term.
Samantha Hansen was named a Dimmitt Scholar at Morningside College, in Sioux City, Iowa, in recognition of achievements during the 2011-12 academic year. The daughter of Fred Hansen, of Columbia, and Laurie Hansen, of Minneapolis, Minn., she majors in English and photography.
Columbia student Leah Pekofsky, a senior public relations major, merited dean's list ranking for the fall semester at York College of Pennsylvania.
Scott Alpizar, of Columbia, was named to the fall dean's list at the