- Portsmouth, R.I.
2013 Jul 12
Ashley A. Burke, of Portsmouth, R.I., has been named to second honors on the Clark University Dean's List. This selection marks outstanding academic achievement during the Spring 2013 semester.
To be eligible for second honors, students must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
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