Degrees Awarded

Degree recipients are listed with applicable honors. The University, College or Departmental designation is awarded to undergraduate students who participate in the challenging curriculum of the Honors program. Students must successfully complete a series of honors courses and a senior honors thesis with a minimum grade point average of 3.40. In addition, Latin (degree) honors are indicated. The Summa Cum Laude designation reflects a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.85, Magna Cum Laude is awarded to students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.65 and Cum Laude is awarded to students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.45. There are no Latin honors at the graduate level.

Hometown information comes from the active, permanent address provided by the student. Students who have chosen to have privacy restrictions will not appear on these lists.

Fall 2023

First Name Last Name Degree Major College or School Honors City State Zip County
Mark Thomas Ziegler Bachelor Of Science Health Promotion
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Blowing Rock NC 28605 WATAUGA
Michael Robert Novacek Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Finance and Banking
Walker College of Business
Cum Laude Blowing Rock NC 28605 WATAUGA
Andrew Graham Templeton Bachelor Of Science Computer Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Blowing Rock NC 28605 WATAUGA
Ethan Michael Scott Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Marketing
Walker College of Business
Boomer NC 28606 WILKES
Julia Faith Raughley Bachelor Of Science Recreation Management
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Samantha Bailey Roberts Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Summa Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Megan Elizabeth Tucker Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Derrick Lee Johnson Jr. Bachelor Of Science History
College of Arts & Sciences
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Gwendolyn Lois Leggett Bachelor Of Science Biology
College of Arts & Sciences
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Cassie Koerber Pennington Master Of Arts Higher Education
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Case Bruce Choiniere Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Victoria Elyce Davis Bachelor Of Science Communication, Advertising
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Summa Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Emma Ruth Shew Bachelor Of Science Communication, Journalism
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Katie Laverick Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Ella Jaye Cifaldi Bachelor Of Science Public Health
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Erika Kristine Horton Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Cody Saint Clair Shaw Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Management
Walker College of Business
Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Brenda Itzel Rodriguez-Vargas Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
John Charles Nastasi Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Management
Walker College of Business
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Emma Stevenson Rasco Bachelor Of Science Biology
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Vann Ellis Small Bachelor Of Fine Arts Studio Art
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Kaedin Armon Robinson Bachelor Of Science Professional Studies
University College
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Brendan Andrew Meckler Bachelor Of Science Political Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Celeste Knight Funk Bachelor Of Science Electronic Media/Broadcasting
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Ian Aaron Grady Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Quoc Tai Vu Bachelor Of Science Chemistry
College of Arts & Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Timothy Alan Pridgen Jr. Bachelor Of Science Political Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Andres E. Leyva Vera Bachelor Of Music Music Performance
Hayes School of Music
Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Andres E. Leyva Vera Bachelor Of Arts Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Allison G. Hudson Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA