Elizabeth Davis Gale and Alec Gale of Vineyard Haven announce the birth of a son, Bryer Ray Gale, born on March 4.

Eva Balboni of Edgartown was named to the fall 2014 semester dean’s list at MCPHS University.

Cleidiane and Luciano de Souza of Edgartown announce the birth of a daughter, Valentina de Souza Santana, born on March 1.

Katherine Anne Smith of Chilmark was named to the fall 2014 dean’s list at Simmons College.

Skylah Forend of Oak Bluffs was named to the 2014 fall semester dean’s list at Merrimack College.

Anna Yuen of Vineyard Haven was recently recognized with the Peggy Ryan Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership at Ithaca College.