Effi Taylor of Silver Spring was one of 25 seniors presented with Denison University's Distinguished Leadership Award for exemplary leadership and service.
Daniela Anderson of Silver Spring won a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship for her proposal “Tracing Leprosy,” and will volunteer in leprosy clinics, leprosariums and leprosy relief agencies in East Africa, South Asia and South America.
Emily Hall of Silver Spring was inducted into the Douglass Cater Society of Junior Fellows, a flagship academic enrichment program at Washington College in Chestertown.
Justin K. Jones of Silver Spring was one of 36 juniors and seniors inducted into Phi Beta Kappa at McDaniel College in Westminster.
Heather Weiss, a Rockville High School graduate from Silver Spring, was selected for the Experiential Education Initiative internship program for the DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the Kennedy Center.
Beza Henok of Silver Spring was selected for Quinnipiac University's Student Technology Academic Resources program, which helps solve technological problems in the university community.
Jose Barbas Naranjilla Jr. of Wheaton earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Excelsior College in Albany, N.Y.