Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Local students named to S.C. Governorís School honor roll
Greenville Ė Students excelling at the South Carolina Governorís School for the Arts and Humanities (SCGSAH) come from across the state. More than 30 cities are represented by students on the first semester honor roll which includes the Presidentís List (students who earned all Aís) and Deanís List (students earning Aís and Bís).
While at SCGSAH, students specialize in one of five art areas, receiving pre-professional training in creative writing, dance, drama, music, or visual arts. While the arts curriculum is rigorous, SCGSAH students also have a tradition of excellence in the classroom.
Presidentís List (All Aís) Ė Justin Thomas Trout from Surfside Beach.
Deanís List (Aís and Bís) Ė Karlyn Renee McLeod from Georgetown.
Sydney Byrd of Pawleys Island named to JMU Deanís List
HARRISONBURG, VA Ė Pawleys Island resident Sydney Byrd has been named to the deanís list at James Madison University for the fall 2013 semester. Students who earn deanís list honors must carry at least 12 graded credit hours and earn a GPA of between 3.5 and 3.899. Byrd is a senior whose major is Modern Foreign Lang - BA.
James Madison University offers each student a future of significance -- not an education of mere prestige, but an extraordinary education of exceptional scholarship, inventive thinking, unparalleled attention to the world community, a university-wide enthusiasm for teaching, and a commitment to student success.
Kendyll Dhans named to Culver-Stockton Collegeís Presidentís List
Kendyll Dhans, sophomore nursing major from Murrells Inlet, was named to Culver-Stocktonís Presidentís List for work done during the fall 2013 semester.
To be named to the Presidentís List, Culver-Stockton College requires students to meet high academic standards. Presidentís List students have earned a 4.0 GPA and were enrolled in a minimum of 12 hours.
Culver-Stockton College, located in Canton, Mo., is a four-year residential institution in affiliation with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). C-SC specializes in experiential education and is one of only two colleges in the nation to offer the 12/3 semester calendar, where the typical 15-week semester is divided into two terms, a 12-week term and a three-week term.
Coastal Carolina University announces Presidentís List honors and Deanís List
CONWAY Ė Coastal Carolina University has announced that some 525 students have made the Presidentís honor list for the Fall Semester 2013. To qualify for the Presidentís List, students must earn a 4.0 grade point average and must be enrolled full time.
More than 1,900 students have made the Fall 2013 Deanís List at Coastal Carolina University. To qualify for the Deanís List, freshmen must earn a 3.25 grade point average, and upperclassmen must earn a 3.5 grade point average. To qualify for the Presidentís List, students must earn a 4.0 grade point average. All students must be enrolled full time.
Georgetown: Chesley Dozier, Nicole Johnson and Jillian Prosser.
Hemingway: John Dawson Patterson.
Murrells Inlet: Dylan Cordaro, Joseph Exum, Richard Floyd, Victoria Ghidella, Emily Heagerty, Christina Jarrard, Jordan Lauver, Melissa Muldowney, Brandon Reilly, Dale Robinson, Carolyn Skews, Ina Troutman and Dennis Wrin.
Pawleys Island: Deanna Hoffman, Ryan Kerr, Sarah Runyon, Thomas Saguto, Carlie Stevenson, William West and Max Williams.
Garden City: Rachel McFall.
Hemingway: Jordan Carmichael, Esther Crompton, Brittany Leonard, Doran McGil, Tyler Owens, Brooke Parker, Charles Perry, Alyssa Williams, Wesley Williams and Tanisha Woodberry.
Georgetown: Zachary Chestnut, Brantay Cohens, Hannah Eaddy, Caitlyn Goodwin, Summer Hill, Virginia Huntsinger, Garrett Johnson, Richard Jones, Madison McCoy, Brooke Morris, Woodrow Nesbit, Chelsea Pope, Aaliyah Rice, Joel Sapp, Carson Shelley and Kiley Wilson.
McClellanville: Summer Cumbee and Angelica Smith.
Andrews: Chloe Russ.
Murrells Inlet: Faizaan Ahmed, Brianna Barnes, Eric Baxley, Layla Baykal, Casey Betts, Stephen Brakefield, Domenic Calderiso, Joseph Cannon, Donald Cavin, Nicholas Cetera, Ryan Crum, Jaclyn DeBalfo, DeAnna DeMelfi, Krista Dickerson, Klarissa Durham, Christopher Ellis, Steven Faulk, Christian Getchell, Jessica Ham, Seyward Jeter, Brianna Jonsson, Alicia Marotta, Candice Marotta, Michael Mattox, Emily Mauraga, Andrew Minter, David OíFlanagan, Mary Phillips, Nicholas Pineda, Kelli Plyler, Erika Smith, Tyler Spahr, Lindsey Suthers, Michael Sweeney, Jonathon Tansey, Kendra Volpe and Alexis Wheeler.
Pawleys Island: Jonathan Andreas, Garry Bowen, Kendrick Bryant, Robert Card, Margaret Casella, Caitlin Currie, Gabriella DeCenzo, Christopher Dutton, Wesley Gruber, Ariel Herriot, Joseph Makolandra, Maggie Mayeaux, Yianni Pecunes, Eric Robles, Molly Shuler, Shelby Stih, Taylor Tison, Carrie Williamson and Maria Yeremin.
Garden City: William Devilbiss, Stephen Craig and Erin Wever.
Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, just minutes from the resort area of Myrtle Beach. The university offers 66 areas of study toward the baccalaureate degree and seven masterís degree programs in accountancy, business administration, education, marine and wetland studies, and writing.