SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Union College recently announced the following students were named to the 2016 spring semester dean’s list.

Samuel Kupiec of North Monmouth, Maine, is a freshman majoring in mechanical engineering.

Kaite Perry, of Augusta, Maine, is a junior majoring in anthropology.

Students with at least a 3.50 grade-point average were honored with the academic achievement.

Union College, founded in 1795 as the first college chartered by the New York State Board of Regents, offers programs in the liberal arts and engineering to 2,100 undergraduates of high academic promise and strong personal motivation. Union, with its long history of blending disciplines, is a leader in educating students to be engaged, innovative and ethical contributors to an increasingly diverse, global and technologically complex society.