Lifestyles Briefs: University Honors
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University of Mississippi

Undergraduate students who earn a semester GPA of 3.50-3.74 will be listed on the Dean's Honor Roll; those who earn a semester GPA of 3.75-4.00 will be listed on the Chancellor's Honor Roll. To be eligible for honor roll designation, a student must have completed at least 12 graded hours for the semester and may not be on academic probation during the semester.

Bolivar County students on the Chancellor?s Honor Roll for the spring semester, include: Jakira Micanteyeni Davis of Shelby; John-Lars Blackstone Ely of Shaw; Shunquita Rena Henry of Shelby; John Finley Mangialardi of Shelby; Ata Salim Sharabatee of Cleveland; Omar Salim Sharabati of Cleveland; Shakendra Felicia Anne Taylor of Rosedale; Frances Elizabeth Varner of Cleveland

Dean?s List students for the spring semester, include: Lucy Jackson Coleman of Rosedale; Kristen Dickerson of Cleveland; William Kethley Dossett of Cleveland

Laura Elizabeth Duraj of Shelby; Mary L. Ely of Shaw



Rhodes College

Cleveland resident Samory Diaby was named to the Rhodes College Dean?s List for the 2014 spring semester. To qualify for the dean?s list, a student must be enrolled in at least 16 credit hours of academic work and must achieve a semester grade point average of 3.70 or better.

Diaby is a graduate of The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science.

Founded in 1848, Rhodes is a private, coeducational college of liberal arts and sciences located in Memphis, Tenn. It aspires to graduate students with a lifelong passion for learning, a compassion for others, and the ability to translate academic study and personal concern into effective leadership and action in their communities and the world.



Austin Peay State University

Leslie Midlick of Boyle graduated from Austin Peay State University on May 9.

Austin Peay State University hosted its 85th Spring Commencement ceremony on May 9, in the campus' Dunn Center. More than 1,100 students from the College of Arts and Letters, College of Behavioral and Health Sciences, College of Business, Martha Dickerson Eriksson College of Education, College of Science and Mathematics, and School of Technology and Public Management were awarded degrees.



University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Cornelia Dillard of Cleveland is a May 2014 graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

The Spring Commencement ceremonies took place at UALR's Jack Stephens Center on Saturday, May 17, in which nearly 1,100 students participated in two separate events, based on college.

With more than 11,000 students and 100 programs, UALR offers learning, research, service, social and career opportunities that can only be found at a metropolitan university located in Arkansas' capital city.



Mississippi State University

Below is the Mississippi State University graduation List for the 2014 spring term for your county.

Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the minimum required averages for each, based on a 4.0 scale, include: summa cum laude, 3.80; magna cum laude, 3.60; and cum laude, 3.40.

The academic honors are recorded on the graduates diplomas and permanent records, as well as in the commencement program.

Graduates include: Lequell Allen, Shaw, College of Education, BS; Joseph Baioni, Cleveland, College of Ag. & Life Sciences, BS; Sara Bray, Cleveland, College of Arts & Sciences, BS, Cum Laude; Chelsea Carter, Cleveland, College of Arts & Sciences, BA; Jennifer Corbin, Cleveland, College of Ag. & Life Sciences, MS; Austin Davis, Shaw, Bagley College of Engineering, BS; Angela Free, Bolivar, College of Veterinary Medicine, DVM; Anthony Green, Oxford, College of Arts & Sciences, BS, Cum Laude; Brittany Hall, Duncan, College of Arts & Sciences, BA; Elizabeth Huddleston, Bolivar, College of Arts & Sciences, BS; Fierra Isler, Shaw, College of Education, BS; Cameron Robulack, Bolivar, College of Arch, Art & Design, BS; Kazi Sarwar, Cleveland, College of Business, MSIS; Emerald Washington, Cleveland, College of Arts & Sciences, BA.



Mississippi State University

Below is the Mississippi State University DEAN'S/PRESIDENT's List for the 2014 spring semester for your county.

Students on the President?s List achieved a 3.80 or better grade-point average, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work with no incomplete grades or grades lower than a C.

Dean's List students achieved a grade-point average between 3.5 and 3.79, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work with no incomplete grades or grades lower than a C.

President's List students include: Abby Bassie, Gunnison; Peyton Dixon, Boyle; Fierra Isler, Shaw; Kevin Wise, Scott.

Dean's List students include: Lequell Allen, Shaw; Lauren Bailey, Cleveland; Yasmine Brown, Rosedale; Jarell Colston, Shaw; Marybeth Cox, Cleveland; Brittany Hall, Duncan; Steven Kovac, Cleveland; Amarea Liner, Rosedale; Emerald Washington, Cleveland; Anna Wies, Cleveland



Hinds Community College

Regis Hicks of Cleveland has been named a Hinds Community College Deans' Scholar for the Spring 2014 semester.

Deans' Scholars are those students with a cumulative 3.5 to 3.9 grade point average.

As Mississippi's largest community college, Hinds Community College is a comprehensive institution offering quality, affordable educational opportunities with more than 170 academic, career and technical programs and six locations in central Mississippi. For more information visit www.hindscc.edu or call 1.800.HINDSCC.