College Briefs 6/27/19

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Posted 6/26/19

Two graduate from University of Alabama, five others on academic listsTUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Orange Park’s Jenna Marie Lyles and Fleming Island’s Megan Nicole Murray recently earned …

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College Briefs 6/27/19


Two graduate from University of Alabama, five others on academic lists

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Orange Park’s Jenna Marie Lyles and Fleming Island’s Megan Nicole Murray recently earned their degrees at the University of Alabama. Lyles graduated with a bachelor’s in chemistry, while Murray got her bachelor’s in communication and information sciences.

Also, three other local students earned spots on the President’s and Dean’s lists.

Fleming Island’s Hannah Frain made the President’s List with a perfect 4.0 grade point average. Fleming Island’s Nathan Anderson and Orange Park’s Bruce Davis both finished the Spring semester on the Dean’s List with a 3.5 GPA.

Middleburg’s Mayo on Emmanuel College’s Dean’s List

BOSTON – Austin Mayo of Middleburg has been selected to Emmanuel College's Dean's List for the Spring 2019 semester. To earn a spot on the Dean's List, Emmanuel students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for a 16-credit semester.

Emmanuel College is a co-educational, residential institution with more than 2,200 undergraduate students on a 17-acre campus in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities.

George Fox puts Fleming Island’s Magruder on Dean’s List

NEWBERG, Ore. – Jake Magruder of Fleming Island was among those who recently earned dean's list recognition at George Fox University for the spring 2019 semester.

Traditional undergraduate students must earn a 3.5 grade point average or above on 12 or more hours of graded work to earn a spot on the dean's list.

Magruder is a junior majoring in engineering.

Burns finishes semester on Mercer’s President’s List

MACON, Ga. – Orange Park’s Maegan Burns recently finished on Mercer University’s President's List for the spring 2019 semester. Inclusion on the list requires students to meet a 4.0 grade-point-average specific to the college or school within the university.

The University of Alabama, the state's oldest and largest public institution of higher education, is a student-centered research university that draws the best and brightest to an academic community committed to providing a premier undergraduate and graduate education.

Szafranski, McNeely graduate from North Greenville

Tigerville, S.C. – Two local students graduated recently from North Greenville University.

Jaren Szafranski of Fleming Island got a degree in marketing, while Mary McNeely of Green Cove Springs graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in elementary education.

North Greenville, at the foothills of Glassy Mountain, is a co-educational liberal arts institution which provides opportunities for higher education in a biblically sound Christ-centered environment.

GCS’s Murphy lands on Nebraska’s Dean’s List

LINCOLN, Neb. – Green Cove Springs’ Renee Murphy recently earned a spot on the Dean’s List/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska.

Murphy is a junior psychology and political science major.

To qualify for the College of Arts and Science’s Dean’s List, Murphy had a minimum 3.7 grade point average.

Terhaar earns faculty honors at Georgia Tech

ATLANTA – Hanna Terhaar of Orange Park earned the distinction of Faculty Honors for Spring 2019 at the Georgia Institute of Technology. This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have a 4.0 academic average for the semester.


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