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
Ryan Lyndon Whitfield Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Chapel Hill NC 27516 ORANGE
Vivan Aman Lal Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Management
Walker College of Business
Cum Laude New Bern NC 28562 CRAVEN
Jacquelin Renee Foronda Bachelor Of Science Environmental Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Columbus NC 28722 POLK
Emma Claire Smith Bachelor Of Science Communication Studies
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude
Julia Rose Gerenza Bachelor Of Science Sociology
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Matthews NC 28105 MECKLENBURG
Marleigh Anna Petty Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Lexington NC 27292 DAVIDSON
Ellen-Gray Lawson Mills Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Danville VA 24541
Vanessa Jasmin Ruedas Bachelor Of Arts Art and Visual Culture
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Charlotte NC 28278 MECKLENBURG
Lauren M. Ostrowski Bachelor Of Science Computer Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Greensboro NC 27406 GUILFORD
Meghan Elizabeth Thompson Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Hardy VA 24101
Dustan Cody Scott Jackson Bachelor Of Science Middle Grades Education
Reich College of Education
Cum Laude Hendersonville NC 28792 HENDERSON
Judson Reece Mabe Bachelor Of Science Com/Elect Media Broadcasting
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Albemarle NC 28001 STANLY
Shuler Rose Stemper Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Cum Laude Clemmons NC 27012 FORSYTH
Lindsey Townsend Bentley Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude Lenoir NC 28645 CALDWELL
Makenzie Grace Loudermilt Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Management
Walker College of Business
Magna Cum Laude Statesville NC 28677 IREDELL
Anna Brooke Suddreth Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Connelly Springs NC 28612 BURKE
Olivia Marie Weaver Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Waxhaw NC 28173 UNION
Madison Paige Maloney Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude Hudson NC 28638 CALDWELL
Giancarlo Mackerer Ferlise Bachelor Of Science Communic, Public Relations
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Trenton NJ 8619
Olivia Elizabeth Burke Bachelor Of Science Geography
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Salisbury NC 28144 ROWAN
William Oliver Byrd Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Management
Walker College of Business
Magna Cum Laude Clinton NC 28328 SAMPSON
Paige Elizabeth Roberts Bachelor Of Science Health Care Management
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Candler NC 28715 BUNCOMBE
Hayden O'neil Cross Bachelor Of Science Mathematics
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Hickory NC 28601 CATAWBA
Noah Lee Lesser Bachelor Of Science History, Social Studies Educat
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Iron Station NC 28080 LINCOLN
Walter Wayne Wingard Bachelor Of Science Political Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Hendersonville NC 28739 HENDERSON
William Oliver Byrd Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Supply Chain Management
Walker College of Business
Magna Cum Laude Clinton NC 28328 SAMPSON
Johnathan Paul Peters Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Durham NC 27703 DURHAM
Sylvia Grace Smith Bachelor Of Music Music Therapy
Hayes School of Music
Magna Cum Laude Shelby NC 28150 CLEVELAND
Katherine Elise Smith Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Monroe NC 28112 UNION
Giselle Edith Gonzalez-Garcia Bachelor Of Science Communication, Advertising
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Winston Salem NC 27106 FORSYTH