Karigan M. Guthrie, daughter of Mitchell and Dayna Guthrie of Mayfield, received the UTM McWhorter Scholarship/Workship for the 2014-2015 academic year to attend the University of Tennessee at Martin.
Local students earning President's Lists honors for the spring 2014 semester at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond include: Simon Mikulcik of Murray, Robert Clark of Marion, Chase Ramage of Burna, Johnson Gordon of Salem, Casey Howdieshell of Kevil, Brock Jordan of Paducah, Lindsey Warren of West Paducah, Cassie Whitt of Cadiz and Cody Whittington of Cadiz. The President's List is bestowed upon full-time undergraduate students who attain a perfect 4.0 grade point average for a semester.
Local students earning Dean's Award honors for the spring 2014 semester at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond include: Robert Clark of Marion, Tessa Cash of Paducah, Audrey Midkiff of Paducah, Madeline Parker of Paducah, Connor Walsh of Paducah and Cody Whittington of Cadiz. To earn the Dean's Award, students must achieve Dean's List honors at EKU for three semesters, not necessarily consecutive. To achieve Dean's List honors at Eastern, students attempting 14 or more credit hours must earn a 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0. Students attempting 13 credit hours must earn a 3.65 GPA, and students attempting 12 credit hours must earn a 3.75 GPA.
Courtney A. Hawkins and Cara L. Wilson, both of Paducah, have been named to the Dean's List for the spring 2014 semester at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala. To qualify for the Dean's List, a student must have earned a minimum 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0 while attempting at least 12 credit hours of coursework. Dean's List is the highest academic recognition given at the end of each semester.
Cassie M. Whitt of Cadiz, majoring in psychology, is one of 45 Eastern Kentucky University juniors, seniors and graduate students who were inducted into the EKU chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi during a special ceremony this spring. Membership in Phi Kappa Phi is by invitation and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Only the top 10 percent of seniors and 7.5 percent of juniors, having at least 72 semester hours, are eligible for membership.
Local students named to the spring 2014 semester President's List at Campbellsville University include: Mark Joseph Bomia of Marion, Leslie Ann Harper of Clinton, Shelby Lee Brown Hicks of Cunningham, Leighton Dean Lavey of Mayfield, Kelly Nicole Mogan of Paducah, and Jaclyn Grace White of Paducah. The spring 2014 academic honors' list includes 226 students named to the President's List for achieving a 4.0 grade point average.