Locals Named as Top Students at Georgia Southern
Several from Powder Springs are on the university's spring 2012 president's and dean's lists.
Georgia Southern University in Statesboro recently recognized 1,090 students, including several from Powder Springs, for excellence in academics on its spring 2012 president's and dean's lists.
To be eligible for the president's list, a student must have at least a 4.0 GPA and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester. To be eligible for the dean's list, a student must have at least a 3.50 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester.
Below are the students from Powder Springs and their majors.
Andrew Flowers—Construction Management
Meredith Johnson—Exercise Science
Kelly Melson—Early Childhood Education
Brooks Pendleton—Community Health
John Thompson Jr.—Info Systems
Melissa Brandt—Athletic Training
Blaine Canning—Early Childhood Education
Kristina Dockery—Pre-Child/Family Development
Alyssa Handley—General Studies
Thomas Hilker—Early Childhood Education
Taylor Jones—Pre-Education/Early Childhood Education
Matthew Lafont—Logistics/Intermodal Transportation
Michael Ofili—Civil Engineering
Samantha Tucker—Fashion Merchandising and Apparel