Matthew D. Bisenius was recently inducted into Beta Alpha Chi, the music honor society at McDaniel College in Maryland.

Qualifications for membership include outstanding performance in at least two of the three areas of music study: academic music classes, solo performance and ensemble performance.

A senior majoring in physics, with a minor in music, Matthew plays bass in the McDaniel jazz ensemble and the all-electric bass ensemble. He is the son of Joe and Anne Bisenius of South Kent, and a 2007 graduate of Housatonic Valley Regional High School.


Allison Eng of New Milford is a junior at Pace University's New York City campus and has decided to major in business management.

Robin Carey of Sherman is a junior majoring in accounting at Susquehanna University in London, England. Carey is a 2008 graduate of New Milford High School. She is the daughter of Kevin and Pam Carey.

Erin J. Garrity, a New Milford resident, graduated with a BA in psychology from Boston University in September.