Georganna C. Benedetto of Ridgefield was recently named to the highly selective Dean's List at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, for outstanding academic achievement during the spring semester of the 2018-19 academic year. Benedetto is one of 443 Colby students-or 23 percent of the qualified student body-to have earned a spot on the Dean's List last semester.
Benedetto, a member of the Class of 2019, attended Ridgefield High School and is the daughter of Christopher and Janice Benedetto of Ridgefield, Conn. Benedetto earned a semester grade point average of 3.78 or higher this spring to be included on Colby's Dean's List.
Founded in 1813, Colby is one of America's most selective colleges. Serving only undergraduates, Colby offers a rigorous academic program rooted in deep exploration of ideas and close interaction with world-class faculty scholars.