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July 14, 2013

Class acts

• Several locals were named to the dean’s list at Berry College in Rome for the spring 2013 semester. From Chatsworth was Caleb Martin. From Dalton were Ashley Allison, Iris Avila, Jade Izaguirre, Monica Maldonado and Kevin Teasley. From Rocky Face were Garrett Pierce and Rosalyn Zock. From Tunnel Hill was Katie Chernicky. To be on the list, students had to have at least a 3.5 grade point average while enrolling full time.

• Several locals were named to the dean’s list at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta for the fall 2012 semester. From Chatsworth was Stephanie Douthitt. From Cohutta was Josh Ellison. From Dalton were Joseph Brooks, Kaitlin Hoyt, Amber Jackson, Tanner Karr, Eduardo Perez, Cory Pritchett, Allyson Rogers, Sagar Soni, Charles Thomason and Christian Tuchez. From Rocky Face was Derek Travisano. To be on the list, students had to have at least a 3.0 grade point average while enrolling full time.

• Several locals graduated recently from the Georgia Institute of Technology. From Dalton were Eric Delgado with a bachelor’s in computational media, Kevin Hampton with a master’s in computer science and Kiyu Kim with a bachelor’s in biochemistry.

• Several locals were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro. From Dalton were Ashley Hooker, Paisley Puryear, Bradley Townsend, Cameron Hudson, Jordan Woodard, Maritza Herrera, Natalia Santiago-Robles and Natalie Bellamy. To be on the list, students had to have at least a 3.5 grade point average while taking at least 12 credit hours.

• Several locals were named to the president’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Georgia Southern. From Dalton were Derek Brown, Emery Brown, Lauren Cochran, Tanner Parker and Allyson Richardson. From Tunnel Hill was Jordan Cook. To be on the list, students had to have a 4.0 grade point average while taking at least 12 credit hours.

• Amber Boyd Brackett of Dalton graduated cum laude from Samford University’s McWhorter School of Pharmacy in Birmingham, Ala., on May 18 with a doctor of pharmacy degree.

• Several locals were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 quarter at the Savannah College of Art and Design. From Dalton were Elizabeth Mosley and Katherine White. From Rocky Face was Kevin Catalan. From Varnell was Anna Ko. To be on the list, students had to have at least a 3.5 grade point average while enrolling full time.

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