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April 5, 2014

Class acts

• William Crawford of Dalton was recently named to the dean’s list at Arizona State University in Tempe. To qualify, students had to have a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher while taking at least 12 credit hours during a semester.

• Felicia Michelle Watkins of Cohutta recently graduated with an education specialist degree from Brenau University in Gainesville.

• Victoria McFarland of Dalton was named to the fall 2013 dean’s list at Coastal Carolina University in Conway, S.C. To qualify, students had to earn a GPA of 3.25 or higher.

• Jillian Misner of Dalton was recently named to dean’s list at Denison University in Granville, Ohio. To qualify, students had to have a GPA of 3.7 or higher.

• Alizeh Ahmad of Dalton and William Rush of Tunnel Hill were named to the dean’s list at Emory College in Atlanta. To qualify, students must be in the top 20 percent of their class or have a GPA of 3.85 or higher.

• Georgia Tech announces the following recent graduates. From Dalton were Joseph Brooks, Nathan Minor, James Mitchell, Michael Roan, Joshua Stirnemann, Asher Tchoua and Kurt Teasley. From Cohutta were Kyle Davis and Josh Ellison. From Rocky Face was Marteki Codjoe. From Chatsworth were David Hahn and Casey Tisdel.

• Judson Storm Whitfield of Cohutta was named to the dean’s list at Greensboro College in Greensboro, N.C. To qualify, students must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher while taking at least half of their course credit hours at Greensboro’s main campus.

• Whitney Jones of Dalton recently received her master’s degree in public administration from Valdosta State University. Several local students were also named to the dean’s list at Valdosta State, including Austin Fowler and Maria Ortiz of Dalton and David Bautista and Brittany Chastain of Chatsworth. To qualify, students had to have a GPA of 3.5 or better while taking at least nine credit hours.


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