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Georgia Southwestern State University

AMERICUS, Ga. – Scott S. Berson of Duluth and Emily Nhu Q. Nguyen of Alpharetta were each named to the President’s List at Georgia Southwestern State University for maintaining a 4.0 grade point average for the fall 2013 semester.

Also recognized for scholastic achievement at Georgia Southwestern were Matthew A. Dean of Cumming and Katherine C. Hollingsworth of Roswell, who were both named to the Dean’s List for maintaining a GPA of 3.5 or better for the fall 2013 semester.

In addition, Viral M. Darji of Cumming and Cindy Ring of Suwanee were named to the Academic Achievement List for earning a 3.5 GPA or higher as part-time students at Georgia Southwestern.




North Greenville University

TIGERVILLE, S.C. – North Greenville University has recognized Sarah Catherine Armstrong from Alpharetta for her academic accomplishments by naming her to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must maintain a 3.5 grade point average.


Auburn University-Montgomery

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Brooke Landers, a nursing major from Duluth, and Mary Holland, a management major from Roswell, have been named to the Dean’s List at Auburn University at Montgomery for maintaining a grade point average of 3.5 or above for the fall 2013 semester.


Messiah College

GRANTHAM, Pa. – Alpharetta resident Meghan Boyle was named to the Dean’s List for the 2013 fall semester at Messiah College for maintaining a 3.6 grade point average or higher. Boyle is a senior majoring in mathematics.


Pratt Institute

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Pratt Institute congratulated Isidora Nova of Roswell and Seo Lee of Cumming, who earned academic honors by making the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester.


Walsh College

TROY, Mich. – Doris Posner of Alpharetta has graduated from Walsh College with a master’s degree in finance.


Oklahoma City University

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Prisca Lynch of Duluth was named to the President’s Honor Roll at Oklahoma City University for earning a grade point average of 3.9 for the fall 2013 semester.


Samford University

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Samford University announced that the following local students have earned Dean’s List recognition for the fall 2013 semester.


Sophia R. Artusa, Hannah K. Barron, Katie E. Cohen, Christina L. Delenick, Courtney M. Guhl, Meagan C. Hall, Tina E. Jackson, Elyse M. Raveill, Amanda R. Smith, Carly B. Unger and Kaleigh E. Warwick.


Laura E. Allen, Taylor A. Biedermann, Dominique A. Holdo, Rachel I. Munn and Abigail B. Tyson.


Margaret C. Johnson, Madison B. Miles and Erin R. Yost.

Johns Creek:

Kaileigh M. Cartmill, Laura E. Jackson, Rebecca C. Jackson, Jesse L. McConnico and Christina A. Schmitt.


Henry T. Holcombe, Megan E. Light and Sarah G. Niebur.


Taylor L. Blair, Benjamin F. Carpenter III, Kathleen M. Haase, Abigail N. Hancock, William C. Mulligan and Allison M. Reece.


Keelie B. Hogan


Marquette University

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Emily Butler of Alpharetta has been named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Marquette University. Butler is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in middle and secondary education.


Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Milton Park, a sophomore civil engineering major from Alpharetta, has been named to the Dean’s List at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology for fall 2013 for earning at least a 3.3 grade point average. Park is the son of Milton and Alison Park of Alpharetta.


Virginia Military Institute

LEXINGTON, Va. – Cadets Matthew D. DeRito, a sophomore from Alpharetta, and Garrett B. Manarin, a freshman from Alpharetta, have both been named to the Virginia Military Institute’s fall 2013 Dean’s List for earning a grade point average of at least 3.0 for the term.

DeRito, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas DeRito, is majoring in history and international studies.

Manarin, whose parents are Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Manarin, is majoring in mechanical engineering.


New River Community College

DUBLIN, Va. – Camille Crofford of Alpharetta has been placed on the Dean’s List in recognition of academic excellence for attaining a 3.2 grade point average or higher during the fall 2013 semester at New River Community College.

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