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June 18, 2013University of South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. Rachel Bennett, daughter of Lynda and Jon Bennett of Alpharetta, has been named to the Dean's List for fall semester and President's Honor Roll for the spring semester at the University of South Carolina. She has a dual major in criminology and psychology.
W.Va. School of Osteopathic Medicine
LEWISBURG, W.Va. Usman Choudhry, D.O., graduated May 25 from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) with a doctorate degree in osteopathic medicine.
Choudhry earned a bachelor's degree in management from Georgia Tech in Atlanta in 2008. He is a 2005 graduate of Kennesaw Mountain High School in Kennesaw, Ga.
Choudhry is the son of Muhammad Choudhry of Alpharetta, Ga.
He plans to enter a physical medicine and rehabilitation program at Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, N.Y.
Coloma new NSCS member
ROSWELL, Ga. University of Alabama student Christina E. Coloma, of Roswell, accepted membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars in March.
"NSCS is more than just a symbol of academic achievement. Membership gives students access to a number of benefits, including career and networking resources, scholarships, travel and service projects both on campus and in the community," said Stephen E. Loflin, NSCS founder and chief executive officer.
NSCS is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is the nation's only interdisciplinary honors organization for first-year and second-year college students. Membership is by invitation only, based on grade point average and class standing. NSCS has nearly 1 million lifetime members and 300 chapters in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.