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
Gabrielle Marie Lessard Bachelor Of Science Sustainable Development
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Troutman NC 28166 IREDELL
David Stanley Henry Bachelor Of Science Industrial Design
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Hickory NC 28601 CATAWBA
William Gregory Taylor Bachelor Of Arts Theatre Arts
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Charlotte NC 28270 MECKLENBURG
Benjamin David Jones Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Lenoir NC 28645 CALDWELL
Adeline Rose Clark Bachelor Of Arts Art and Visual Culture
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Summa Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Jo'Keah Olivia McLean Bachelor Of Science Apparel Design & Merchandising
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Timberlake NC 27583 PERSON
Jona Renae Wemmitt Bachelor Of Arts Art and Visual Culture
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Rebekah Jessie Chiarini Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Lenoir NC 28645 CALDWELL
Madison S. Lipe Bachelor Of Science Communication, Journalism
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Denver NC 28037 LINCOLN
Roderick Walden Plenge Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Daleville VA 24083
Vanessa Blank Bachelor Of Science Commercial Photography
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Hope Mills NC 28348 CUMBERLAND
Erica Leigh Adams Bachelor Of Fine Arts Studio Art
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Matthews NC 28104 UNION
Jacoby O. Pinckney Bachelor Of Science Communication Studies
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Spartanburg SC 29301
Nolan Wesley Edens Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Charlotte NC 28216 MECKLENBURG
Mary H. Mooney Bachelor Of Science Communication, Advertising
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Morganton NC 28655 BURKE
Alexandra Grace Gormley Bachelor Of Fine Arts Studio Art
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Raleigh NC 27615 WAKE
Zachary Bahaa Elsayed Bachelor Of Science Communication Studies
College of Fine & Applied Arts
High Point NC 27265 GUILFORD
Riley Michelle Smyth Bachelor Of Fine Arts Art Education (K-12)
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Lutherville Timonium MD 21093
Vanessa Jasmin Ruedas Bachelor Of Fine Arts Art Education (K-12)
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Charlotte NC 28278 MECKLENBURG
William Scott Spears Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
James Walker Ramsey Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Oak Ridge NC 27310 GUILFORD
Connor Maxwell Lemm Bachelor Of Science Com/Elect Media Broadcasting
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Elizabeth Savannah Upshaw Bachelor Of Science Communic, Public Relations
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Fuquay Varina NC 27526 WAKE
Nathan Ejiba Kibambe Sr. Bachelor Of Science Communication, Advertising
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Charlotte NC 28277 MECKLENBURG
Karen Michelle Hernandez Ruiz Bachelor Of Science Sustainable Development
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Jared Matthew Gilman Bachelor Of Science Com/Elect Media Broadcasting
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Indian Trail NC 28079 UNION
Olivia Rae Neal Bachelor Of Science Communication Studies
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Greensboro NC 27410 GUILFORD
Celeste Knight Funk Bachelor Of Science Electronic Media/Broadcasting
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Rachel Marie Blanchard Bachelor Of Arts Art and Visual Culture
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Swannanoa NC 28778 BUNCOMBE
Benjamin Owen Esterling Bachelor Of Science Com/Elect Media Broadcasting
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Durham NC 27713 DURHAM