Area students recognized
The following local students were recently recognized by their colleges and universities.
Katrina Womack, of Huntersville, graduated from Widener University with a master of education in English and language arts education.
Sydney Antolini, of Huntersville, graduated from the University of Dayton with a bachelor of science in education and health sciences.
Nicholas Graves, of Huntersville, earned the distinction of faculty honors for being an undergraduate with a semester academic average of 4.0 during spring 2016 at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Patrick Panuski, of Davidson, made the dean’s list at the Georgia Institute of Technology for spring 2016.
At Clemson University, the following students were named to the president’s list: Daniel Leonard Battle, of Charlotte, whose major is computer science; Quinn Nathaniel Augustine, of Cornelius, civil engineering; Carolyn M. Hynes, of Cornelius, animal and veterinary sciences; Megan E. Bannister, of Davidson, nursing; Kyle M. Kerby, of Huntersville, computer engineering; Kelli Marisa King, of Huntersville, industrial engineering; Blake E. McCall, of Huntersville, financial management; and Stephany Rose Spano, of Huntersville, animal and veterinary sciences.
The following students were named to Clemson University’s dean’s list: Lindsay C. Jones, of Charlotte, who is majoring in biological sciences; Kelli J. Porter, of Cornelius, elementary education; Joseph R. Zuhosky, of Cornelius, financial management; Annabel B. Bannister, of Davidson, nursing; Stephen Jameson Behnke, of Huntersville, biochemistry; Kelsey M. Heath, of Huntersville, communication studies; Eric P. Kramlick, of Huntersville, management; and Allison Nicole Miller, of Huntersville, marketing.
Saul Sheck, of Cornelius, earned a master of science in education administration and Amelia Rae Burnette, of Huntersville, earned a bachelor of general studies in criminal justice from Fort Hays State University.
Abby R. Higgenbotham, of Davidson, was named to Georgia Southern University's 2016 spring dean's list.
Mariana Laney, of Huntersville, graduated from Kent State University with a master of science from the College of Communication & Information.
Derek Uri Hirsch, from Cornelius, earned a 4.0 GPA from Wofford College and made the dean’s list for the spring 2016 semester.