Campus corner: June 17, 2018

Posted 6/17/18

Georgia State University

ATLANTA - Asia Conyers of Sumter was named to the Dean's List at Georgia State University during the spring semester of 2018.

To be eligible for the Dean's List, degree-seeking students must have earned a GPA of at …

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Georgia State University

ATLANTA - Asia Conyers of Sumter was named to the Dean's List at Georgia State University during the spring semester of 2018.

To be eligible for the Dean's List, degree-seeking students must have earned a GPA of at least 3.5 for a minimum of nine semester hours of academic credit taken at Georgia State during the fall or spring term with no incompletes for the semester. Eligible students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 for all classes taken at Georgia State.

Baylor University

Paige J. Anderson of Wedgefield was among Baylor University students who were named to the Dean's Academic Honor List for the 2018 spring semester. Students honored on the Dean's List are Baylor undergraduates with a minimum grade-point average of 3.7 while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours.

King's College

WILKES-BARRE, Pennsylvania - Dr. Joseph Evan, provost and vice president for academic affairs at King's College, recently announced the students who have qualified for the Spring 2018 dean's list. Hannah Jenkins of Sumter was named to the list.

Coastal Carolina University

CONWAY - Nearly 750 students have been named to the President's List at Coastal Carolina University for the spring 2018 semester. Students named to the President's List achieved a perfect 4.0 grade-point average during the semester. Local students named to the list are: Kevin Gist from Manning; and Darryl Keith, Brittney Lee, Sarah McInnis and Stacey Shaw, all of Sumter.

More than 2,000 Coastal Carolina University students were named to the Dean's List for the spring 2018 semester. Students who make the Dean's List have achieved a 3.5 grade-point average or higher during the semester. Local students named to the list are:

- Sumter - Adrian Anderson, Breanna Gadson, Shelby Hosack, Conrad Kenner, Haley Netchaeff, Jeannette Pryor, Alyssa Rdesinski, Shakeel Robinson, Sydney Townsend and Diontre Walker;

- Summerton - Trevor Bird, Christavis Johnson and Shaquelah Walters;

- Manning - Avery Gardner, Cory Leonard, Monica Stukes and Grace Surette;

- Turbeville - Tynekqua Jackson;

- Bishopville - Tyrecus McKenzie;

- Dalzell - Marcus McLeod and Edward Neiswonger; and

- Rembert - Gabrielle Richbow.

San Jose State University

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Jessica Flowers of Sumter was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Flowers was initiated at San Jose State University.

Membership is by invitation only and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Only the top 10 percent of seniors and 7.5 percent of juniors are eligible for membership. Graduate students in the top 10 percent of the number of candidates for graduate degrees may also qualify, as do faculty, professional staff and alumni who have achieved scholarly distinction.

Troy University

TROY, Alabama - Troy University is pleased to announce students who have been named to the Chancellor's List for the spring semester and Term 4 of the 2017-18 academic year. Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who earn a grade-point average of 4.0 qualify for the Chancellor's List. Local residents who made the list are:

- Sumter - Breanna Boykin, Kaitlyn Jordan, Whitney Saxon, Frank Sharpe and Samuel Wachter;

- Summerton - Katherine Burns and Carrie Rickenbaker;

- Manning - Alyssa Gottheiner; and

- Alcolu - Thomas Lee.

Troy University recognizes students who completed the requirements for graduation during Term 4 of the 2017-18 academic year. Local residents who graduated are: Quint Klopfleisch of Sumter, Master of Science in International Relations, and Tracey Koromah of Sumter, Bachelor of Science.

Ohio Christian University

CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio - Brenda Kelly-Pressley of Bishopville graduated from Ohio Christian University with a Bachelor of Arts in Leadership and Ministry: Pastoral Ministry. Jenna Martin of Dalzell graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Martin is a member of Pinnacle Honor Society.