Local students honored — Jan. 28

Published 12:00 am Thursday, January 28, 2021

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Mercer University announces fall 2020 dean’s list

MACON, GEORGIA — Mercer University recently announced that Nya Steele, from Clemmons, has been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2020 semester. Inclusion on this list requires students to meet rigorous grade-point-average standards specific to the college or school within the university. Steele is a senior at the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Beck named to Notre Dame’s dean’s list

Alex H. Beck, of Clemmons, has been named to the dean’s list in the University of Notre Dame’s College of Engineering for outstanding scholarship during the fall 2020 semester.

Students who achieve dean’s honors at Notre Dame represent the top 30% of students in their college.

Local students named to dean’s list at Anderson University

ANDERSON, S.C. — Despite the incredible challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the following students were named to the dean’s list at Anderson University for the fall 2020 semester. In order to be named to the dean’s list, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average or higher for the semester.

• Rachel Buckner, of Clemmons

• Weston Penrod, of Lewisville

Mack of Clemmons awarded degree from UA

TUSCALOOSA, AL. — Griffin Mack, of Clemmons, has received a bachelor of science degree in computer engineering from The University of Alabama. The university awarded some 2,257 degrees during its fall commencement Dec. 12.

College of Charleston announces president’s and dean’s lists

CHARLESTON, S.C. — College of Charleston congratulates local students who were named to the president’s list and dean’s list for fall 2020.

Anna Baker, of Lewisville, was named to the dean’s list. Baker is majoring in hospitality/tourism management.

Lilli Butterfield, of Mocksville, was named to the president’s list. Butterfield is majoring in exercise science.

• Ian Goodman, of Winston-Salem, was named to the president’s list. Goodman is majoring in accounting.