ITHACA, NY – Jacob O’Brien, an exploratory major at Ithaca College hailing from Framingham, was one of over 150 Ithaca students to be named to the Empire 8 President’s List.
In order to be considered for the President’s List, a student-athlete must earn a 3.75 grade point average or higher while participating in a conference-sponsored sport.
In addition, the student-athlete must display positive conduct on and off campus and be enrolled full-time at the member institution.
The conference states, “Its commitment to serve the educational needs of its student-athletes is the hallmark of the Empire 8.”
O’Brien is a Framingham High graduate.
From day one, Ithaca College prepares students for success through hands-on experience with internships, research and study abroad. Its integrative curriculum builds bridges across disciplines and uniquely blends liberal arts and professional study. Located in New York’s Finger Lakes region, the College is home to 6,100 undergraduate and 460 graduate students.