SIU announces deans' lists for fall semester

CARBONDALE — Several students from Metropolis have been named to the fall 2020 deans' lists at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

The number following each student’s name designates year in school (1 is freshman; 2 is sophomore; 3 is junior; 4 is senior). The star (*) denotes straight A grades for the semester.

Students are: *Cole E. Dumpprope (3), *Kyle Dunn (3), Noah C. Farmer (4), Desire Henderson (1), Amanda K. Holbrook (4), Amelia K. Lawson (2), *Kathryn A. Pugh (4), Margaret D.Pugh, (3), Shana B. Rogers, (4), Elise A. Thomas (1), *Justin T. Weber (4) and Joshua C. Windings (4).

SIU Carbondale names fall 2020 graduates

CARBONDALE — Southern Illinois University Carbondale held a virtual commencement on Dec. 12, 2020.

Among those receiving degrees were:

• Brookport — Kylie M. Huffman a bachelor of arts in economics.

• Metropolis — Logan S. Davis, a bachelor of science in mining engineering.

UT Martin publishes chancellor’s honor roll

MARTIN, Tenn. — The outstanding academic achievements of undergraduate students at the University of Tennessee at Martin have been honored with publication of the fall 2020 chancellor’s honor rolls for the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences; College of Business and Global Affairs; College of Education, Health and Behavioral Sciences; College of Engineering and Natural Sciences; and the College of Humanities and Fine Arts.

To be eligible for chancellor’s honor roll recognition at UT Martin, a student must take at least 12 hours of credit (pass-fail courses are not included) and achieve a 3.2 (B) grade point average based on a 4.0 scale.  Students can make the chancellor’s honor roll with honors (3.2 through 3.49), high honors (3.5 through 3.79) or highest honors (3.8 through 4.0).

Tyler O. Tate, of Metropolis, was listed with honors.

Taylor S. Williams, of Metropolis, was listed with highest honors.

UT Martin is a comprehensive regional institution in the University of Tennessee System offering 18 bachelor’s degree programs and five master’s degree programs. The main campus in northwest Tennessee is one of four primary UT campuses.

Local residents receive degrees from UT Martin

MARTIN, Tenn. – Two Massac County residents were among students who received degrees from the University of Tennessee at Martin during fall commencement held Nov. 21, 2020. 

The students receiving undergraduate degrees were Jessi A. Stunson and Sarah Elisabeth Cruz, both of Metropolis.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, UT Martin hosted three in-person commencements to promote safety for graduates and their families while recognizing the Class of 2020’s accomplishments. Spring, summer and fall 2020 graduates were invited to participate in the in-person ceremonies and were recognized virtually if not in attendance. Each commencement was live streamed via Facebook Live and YouTube for those unable to attend.

UT Martin is a comprehensive regional institution in the University of Tennessee System offering 18 bachelor’s degree programs and five master’s degree programs. The main campus in northwest Tennessee is one of four primary UT campuses. UT Martin regional centers are located in Jackson, Parsons, Ripley, Selmer and Somerville.

SIC announces fall 2020's top students

HARRISBURG — Southeastern Illinois College has announced the president’s and vice president’s lists for the fall 2020 semester.

To be eligible for the lists, students must take a minimum of six credit hours in the summer and 12 credit hours during the fall and spring semesters, in addition to having a stellar grade point average.

The following students made the Southeastern Illinois College Vice President’s List (GPA 3.25-3.99) for the fall 2020 semester:

• Brookport — Paige Troutt.

• Metropolis — Justin Mitchell.

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