Local students earn Valdosta State honors
VALDOSTA — Eight students from Effingham County were named to Valdosta State University’s fall 2014 dean’s list.
Students who achieve a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher on nine or more semester hours with an institutional GPA of 3.00 or higher are recognized on the dean’s list.
Local students earning the honor were:
Kelsey Beck of Guyton
Joshua Brant of Clyo
Lily Bryant of Guyton
Mikaela Burnham of Rincon
Justin Floyd of Guyton
Ansley Triplett of Rincon
Valerie Waltz of Rincon
Kelsey Wilson of Springfield
Capwell, McCrae receive Valdosta State diplomas
VALDOSTA — Two students from Effingham County graduated from Valdosta State University at the conclusion of the fall 2014 semester.
Kasey Capwell of Guyton and Britney McCrae of Rincon met all qualifications for graduation and earned their degrees from VSU.
They were among more than 750 students to receive their undergraduate or graduate degree.
Three students receive Georgia Tech degrees
ATLANTA — Three local students received their degrees during the Georgia Institute of Technology’s 248th commencement exercises.
Earning their degrees were:
Michelle Drewry of Guyton – Bachelor of Science in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Jeffrey Hamilton of Rincon – Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Garret McCurry of Bloomingdale – Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering
Georgia Tech presented degrees to approximately 1,800 undergraduate and graduate students during the ceremony.