Posted February 23, 2006

Chantal Gomes of West Tisbury has been named to the president's list at Bishop Stang High School for the second quarter of the 2005-06 academic year. To be named to the president's list a student must have a grade of 90 or above in all courses.

Jenev Schilling of Vineyard Haven, a junior at Hartwick College, will participate in a term off-campus in the Czech Republic. In one course, "Golden Prague," students visit concert halls, opera houses, and even some sites closed to most tourists, such as Radio Free Europe. Special emphasis is placed on Jewish culture with visits to Prague's Jewish Museum and cemetery and trips to Poland to visit Krakow and Auschwitz. They will also visit and Cesky Krumlov, a UNESCO-protected Czech medieval town.