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Shelby students on Bellarmine dean's list
Bellarmine University has named students to its dean's list for the spring 2012 semester. The dean's list recognizes students who receive a grade-point average of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale. The following local residents were named to the dean's list: Mark Waggener of Simpsonville, a junior who is majoring in biology, and previously attended Christian Academy of Louisville; William Husband of Shelbyville, a sophomore who is majoring in business administration, and previously attended Christian Academy of Louisville; Kayla Nash of Simpsonville, a sophomore who is majoring in biology, and previously attended Shelby County High School; Ben Bradley of Shelbyville, a senior who is majoring in chemistry, and previously attended Shelby County High School; Courtney Rupert of Shelbyville, a freshman who is majoring in chemistry, and previously attended Shelby County High School; John Binder of Finchville, a sophomore who is majoring in psychology, and previously attended Shelby County High School; Hannah Justice of Waddy, a sophomore who is majoring in history.
EKU honors Shelby students
Shelby County students earning degrees from Eastern Kentucky University for the spring semester were Melissa Anne Settles, Nanette Elaine Urschel, Tyler Chase Wininger, all of Shelbyville, David Lawrence Howard of Bagdad and Dana Louise Goodlett of Waddy.
Earning the dean’s award was Jessica Lynn Buschkoetter of Shelbyville. To earn the dean’s award, students must achieve dean’s list honors at EKU for three semesters, not necessarily consecutive. A lapel pin is presented to students by the dean of their academic college.
Shelby students earning the president’s list honors were James Lapsley Cardwell, Holly Danielle DeVary, Ricardo Delgado, Logan A. Forrest, Loren Adrienne Fow, Stacey Michelle Neat, Courtney James Rogers, Lane Pierce Taylor, Brent James Tingle, all of Shelbyville, Erica Lauren Shaw of Simpsonville and Dana Louise Goodlett of Waddy. The president’s list honors full-time undergraduate students who attain a perfect 4.0 grade-point average for a semester.
Shelby student on the dean’s list were Sarah Michelle Andrews, Jessica Lynn Buschkoetter, James Lapsley Cardwell, Kevin Russell Case, Holly Danielle DeVary, Ricardo Delgado, Logan A. Forrest, Adrienne Loren Fow, Ashley Lynn Frank, Loren Russell Long, Regina F. Miller, Stacey Michelle Neat, Courtney James Rogers, Haley Vidal Shepherd, Corina Michelle Singleton, Lane Pierce Taylor, Brent James Tingle, all of Shelbyville, Taylor Marie Best, Dana Louise Goodlett, Alexandre David Schmidt, all of Waddy, Erica Lauren Shaw of Simpsonville and Margo Paige Wilborn of Bagdad. To make the dean’s list, students attempting 14 or more credit hours must earn a 3.5 GPA, or 13 credit hours with 3.65 or 12 credit hours with a 3.75.
Shelby students earn scholarships to EKU
Hundreds of additional incoming freshmen and transfer students have accepted merit-based scholarships to attend Eastern Kentucky University. Shelby County recipients include:
•Heather Amos, Shelbyville, Shelby County High School, Music Department Scholarship
•Sarah Bryant, Shelbyville, Shelby County High School, Presidential Scholarship
•Daz'Mann Crittendon, Shelbyville, Shelby County High School, Dr. Rodney Gross Minority Scholarship
•Chelsea Ford, Bagdad, Music Department Scholarship
•Ashley Frank, Shelbyville, Shelby County High School, Music Department Scholarship
•Danielle Mattingly, Shelbyville, Collins High School, Presidential Scholarship
•Megan McClellan, Simpsonville, Frankfort High School, Dr. Rodney Gross Minority Scholarship
•Brenna Rowan, Shelbyville, Collins High School, Regents Scholarship
•Haley Shepherd, Shelbyville, Shelby County High School, Music Department Scholarship
•Brittany Walls, Shelbyville, Shelby County High School, Presidential Scholarship
For more information about all the scholarships available to EKU students, visit scholarships.eku.edu or call 859-622-8032.
Goble accepted at Union
Gregory Goble of Shelbyville has been accepted to attend Union College in the fall semester of 2012. Located in Barbourville, the college is a 4-year liberal arts school related to the United Methodist Church. For more information visit http://readabout.me/achievements/Gregory-Goble-Accepted-to-Union-College....
Green receives MBA
Alex Newbern Green was awarded his MBA (masters of business administration) from the University of Kentucky Gatton School of Business and Economics. He also completed his undergraduate studies at Bellarmine University. Alex is the son of Robert and Cindy Tygrett Green and the grandson of Jerry Tygrett, Roger Green and the late Richard Tygrett and Ruby Green.
3 on Midway dean’s list
Casey Dorsey of Simpsonville, Kristen Holloway of Finchville and Amanda Saylor of Shelbyville were among 207 students named to the dean’s list at Midway College for spring semester. To be named to the dean's list, a student must be classified as full time and must have achieved a minimum grade-point average of 3.60 for the semester.
Tripp on Furman dean’s list
Landri Tripp of Shelbyville was included on the dean’s list for the 2012 spring semester at Furman University in Greenville, S.C. Furman's dean's list is composed of full-time undergraduate students who earn a grade- point average of 3.4 or higher on a 4-point system. She is the daughter of Beth Tripp and Philip Tripp.