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Worcester Polytechnic Institute recently announced that Sean Halloran, a first-year student majoring in interactive media and game development, has been named a Charles O. Thompson Scholar for the 2012-13 academic year. Named in honor of the first president of WPI, this honor recognizes outstanding performance by first-year students. To be eligible for membership, students must receive all As and Bs (with a minimum of six As) in their academic subjects during their first three terms at WPI.