NEWTON, Mass. — The following area students were named to the 2016 fall semester dean’s list at Lasell College.

Among the students named to the dean’s list are Benjamin Allen, of Augusta; Samantha Beneski, of Gardiner; Abbey Coughlan, of Randolph; Vincent Marchesi, of Waterville; and Samantha Grandahl, of North Monmouth.

A student must earn a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or higher to receive dean’s list recognition.