Education Briefs

Published 5:37pm Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Residents named
to AUM Dean’s List

The following local residents have been named to the Dean’s List at Auburn Montgomery for the fall 2012 semester for maintaining GPAs of 3.5 or greater while attending full-time.
Coosada – John Weekley, Nursing.
Deatsville – Kimberly Hall, Nursing; Randall Knowles, Justice and Public Safety; Casey McGathey, Nursing; Mariam McKee, Biology; Jocelyn Prescott, Mathematics; Lindsey Reese, Pre-Nursing; Breanna Seamon, Nursing; Robert Steverson, Pre-Nursing; Abbey Varner, Pre-Nursing.
Eclectic – David Colley, Justice and Public Safety; Dustin Hatfield, Biology; Chelsea Huggins, Nursing; Jennifer West, Nursing.
Elmore – Osarieme Erhunmwunsee, Nursing.
Millbrook – Jared Hall, Psychology; Randi Lahmer, Justice and Public Safety; Kimberly Lamb, Physical Science; Joe Pearman, Physical Science; Savannah Weaver, Mathematics.
Wetumpka – Hannah Bell, Pre-Nursing; Katelyn Billingsley, Nursing; Huey Cofty, Psychology; Kristin Crotwell, Justice and Public Safety; Jessica Flournoy, Biology; Rachel Garrett, Nursing; Thomas Heaslett, Pre-Nursing; Morgan Jones, Nursing; Cynthia McGalliard, Nursing; Shelby Nobles, Mathematics; Amanda Piper, Nursing; Meagan Poore, Pre-Nursing; Bridget Smith, Nursing; John Smith, Biology; Kelsey Steffen, Nursing; John-Michael Teal, Physical Science; Meral Ulutas, Nursing; Amber Vance, Psychology; Shelby Veros, Pre-Nursing; Forrest Wentworth, Physical Science; William Whatley, Justice and Public Safety; Luke Williamson, Mathematics; April Yates, Biology; Ashley Yates, Biology.
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UM students
named to honor roll

Elmore County residents were among the University of Montevallo students named to the honor roll for the fall semester. To be included on the President’s List, a student must earn at least a 3.8 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and be a full-time student. For the Dean’s List, a student must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and be a full-time student.
President’s List
Deatsville – Caitlin Towle, Bethany Veazey
Eclectic – Emily Yundt
Elmore – Jennifer Ellis
Tallassee – Maya O’Neal
Dean’s List
Deatsville – Jayne Sereneck
Millbrook – Samantha Rayburn
Tallassee – Johnathan Thompson
Wetumpka – Sophia Priolo
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Roberts graduates
from St. Joseph’s

Tabatha Roberts of Millbrook graduated in December from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine with a Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner.
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Welch named
to Emory Dean’s List

Geoffrey Welch of Wetumpka was named to the Dean’s List of Emory College, the undergraduate, liberal arts college of Emory University in Atlanta, for the 2012 fall semester.
Students must be in the top 20 percent of Emory College or have approximately a 3.85 grade point average or higher to be named to the Dean’s List.
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Towle listed for
Cumberland honors

Nina Marie Towle of Millbrook was named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester at Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law.
To qualify for the honor, a student must have earned a minimum 3.0 grade point average out of a possible 4.0 while attempting at least 10 credit hours of coursework.
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Area residents named to AuburnDean’s List

Elmore County students were among those named to the Auburn University Dean’s List for the fall 2012 semester. To qualify, a student must achieve a 3.75 GPA while enrolled for at least 12 or more credit hours. Local students named were:
Coosada – John Houston
Deatsville – Laura Berk­stresser, Abigail Dennis, Bethany Edgar, Stephanie Howard, Zoe Morris, Anna Powers, Jennifer Robinson
Eclectic – Kanesha Bel­yeu, Sarah Fuller, Victoria Hollifield
Millbrook – Jonathon Hull
Tallassee – Cody Jinnette
Titus – Katelyn Leonard
Wetumpka – Jeremy Barnes, Abigail Bartlett, Ryan Ebbinga, Kyle Emfinger, Meredith Hall, Emma Hill, Elizabeth Lauritson, Virginia Lucky, Kelly Lynn, Samira Mukkamala, Devyn Parker, Taylor Pittman, Dana Sisk, Rachel Smith, Sarah Street, John Talbot, Evan Venable
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County students earn
graduate from Auburn

Local residents receiving degrees from Auburn University at the conclusion of the fall 2012 semester were:
Deatsville – Matthew Baltzell, Briana Yow
Eclectic – Kanesha Belyeu
Equality – Michael Kelley
Tallassee – Brent Beasley, Ashley Couch, Jennifer Crain, Casey Gates, Kathryn Gooden, Omotayo Olowolayemo
Titus – Brittny Mathies
Wetumpka – Jeremy Barnes, Anna Marshall, Bradley Martin, Jason Stanley
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Humphrey earns
Nebraska honors

Ethan Humphrey of Millbrook was named to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Dean’s List/Honor Roll for the fall semester of the 2012-13 academic year.
Humphrey is a freshman mechanical engineering major in the College of Engineering. To qualify for the list, an engineering student must earn a 3.5 of a 4.0 grade-point scale with a minimum of 12 or more graded semester hours.

— Staff reports

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