honor roll

Guerin receives Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree

Paul Guerin of Winchester received a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine on May 9.

Guerin received his Associate of Science degree from Motlow State Community College and his Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Tennessee.

He also received a Master of Science from University of Alabama in Huntsville.

Guerin will continue his medical training in a neurology residency at SIU School of Medicine and Affiliated Hospitals in Springfield, Illinois. He is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Stephen and Carlene Guerin.

The DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine is located on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate. 

Jenkins named to dean’s list 

Lilyann Jenkins of Cowan was named to the Spring 2020 dean’s list at Berry College.

The dean’s list honors students who posted an academic average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale while carrying a class load of at least 12 hours during the semester.

Berry is an independent, coeducational, comprehensive liberal arts college of approximately 2,100 students. 

UT dean’s list announced 

The University of Tennessee’s spring dean’s list has been announced.

To qualify for the honor, an undergraduate student must earn a term grade point average of 3.80 to 4.00 (summa cum laude), 3.65 to 3.79 (magna cum laude), or 3.50 to 3.64 (cum laude).

Students must complete at least 12 credit hours, not counting work taken on a satisfactory/no-credit basis, to be eligible.

The following students from Franklin County are listed on the UT spring dean’s list.

John H. Beavers of Sewanee, magna cum laude; Casandra G. Billington of Winchester, magna cum laude; Amanda R. Carson of Winchester, cum laude;

Lauren Courtney of Winchester, summa cum laude; William H. Duncan of Decherd, summa cum laude;

Jordan R. Hall of Estill Springs, summa cum Laude; Andrew H. Harrison of Winchester, summa cum laude; William T. Henley of Decherd, magna cum laude;

Devin W. Hevener of Winchester, magna cum laude; Victoria R. Howard of Winchester, summa cum laude; Ryan A. Jernigan of Cowan, summa cum laude; Eugene Kim of Winchester, magna cum laude;   

Catherine J. Martella of Sewanee, summa cum laude; Cole T. Norris of Winchester, summa cum laude; Kylee B. Norris of Winchester, summa cum Laude; Austin M. Orr of Estill Springs, summa cum laude;         

Annie Pan of Winchester, summa cum laude; Rahul S. Patel of Winchester, summa cum laude; Pooja S. Patel of Winchester, summa cum laude;

Taylor A. Patterson of Tullahoma, summa cum laude; Jarod K. Pendleton of Huntland, summa cum laude; Madison C. Rhoton of Winchester, summa cum laude;

Matthew C. Rhoton of Winchester, summa cum laude; Jace A. Smith of Winchester, magna cum laude; Zachary T. Stovall of Huntland, summa cum laude.

Davis on dean’s list 

Savannah Davis of Huntland was one of 713 students named to the dean’s list for earning academic honors during the spring 2020 semester at Columbia State Community College.

“Students who earned a spot on the dean’s list proved that hard work, perseverance and the determination to excel can help prepare students for any academic challenge,” said Joni Lenig, interim vice president of academic affairs and associate vice president of faculty, curriculum and programs. “Transitioning a full-time course load from on-ground classes to an online or web conferencing format while maintaining excellent grades and personal obligations is a remarkable accomplishment.”

To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn 12 or more credit hours for the semester with a GPA of 3.50 or higher.

Brazier receives UT Martin award 

Maggie Brazier of Decherd recently received an award from the University of Tennessee at Martin College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.

The Outstanding Crop and Soil Management Student Award was presented to Brazier in recognition of departmental achievements during the 2019-20 academic year. 

Three local students on dean’s list 

Freed-Hardeman University congratulates more than 700 students who were named to the spring 2020 president’s and dean’s lists.

Full-time students who achieve a 3.40 grade point average are named to the dean’s list. To make the president’s list, a student must be full-time and have a 4.0 grade point average.

This challenging spring semester required students to finish their coursework online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Samuel Douglas from Winchester, who is majoring in interactive digital design, was named to the dean’s list.

Christina Hines from Winchester, who is majoring in studio art with a minor in education, was named to the president’s list.

Kaleb Norwood from Winchester, who is majoring in youth and family ministry, was named to the president’s list. 

Austin Peay dean’s list

Austin Peay State University is proud to recognize more than 2,500 students who were on the dean’s list during the spring 2020 semester.

Local students on the dean’s list include June Beavers of Estill Springs, Talia Corn of Decherd, Shelby Cowan of Decherd, Ilana Cunningham of Estill Springs, Dillon Seals of Winchester and Ashleigh Songer of Winchester.

To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or greater. 

Grammer named to dean’s honor list 

Jessica Grammer of Sewanee has been placed on the Gettysburg College dean’s honor list for outstanding academic achievement in the spring 2020 semester.

Students with a grade point average of 3.60 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) for a semester’s work are placed on the college’s dean’s honor list.

The college enrolls 2,600 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.

Huntland resident earns degree

Lisa Pendleton of Huntland has earned a Bachelor of Science degree in human resource management from Western Governors University.

The online, nonprofit university has graduated more than 178,000 students from across the country since its inception in 1997.

The average age of those who graduated is 38. 

Laurendine on dean’s list 

Alexa Laurendine of Sewanee has been named to the spring dean’s list at Mississippi College.

To be eligible for the dean’s list, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average, based on a 4.0 system. The student must take a full course load of at least 12 semester hours of undergraduate credit with all academic courses impacting their grade point average.