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
Kristine Gaul Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude Elkin NC 28621 SURRY
Vanessa Kate Nowak Bachelor Of Science Sustainable Development
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Wilmington NC 28405 NEW HANOVER
Tyler Robert McDonald Bachelor Of Arts English
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Oakboro NC 28129 STANLY
Austin Robert Balent Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Charlotte NC 28215 MECKLENBURG
Russell Branden Springer Bachelor Of Arts Economics
Walker College of Business
Boone NC 28608 WATAUGA
Anna Morgan Shumate Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
High Point NC 27265 DAVIDSON
Samantha Joan Bender Bachelor Of Science Commercial Photography
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Summa Cum Laude Manteo NC 27954 DARE
Noah Robert Benecki Bachelor Of Science Commercial Photography
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Wilmington NC 28409 NEW HANOVER
Emi Marie Regan Bachelor Of Arts Art and Visual Culture
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Hillsborough NC 27278 ORANGE
Rebekah M. Holsenback Master Of Science Speech-Language Pathology
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Jessica Renee Lowman Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Cum Laude Hickory NC 28601 CATAWBA
Lauren M. Ostrowski Bachelor Of Science Computer Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Greensboro NC 27406 GUILFORD
Paige Marguerite Beissert Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Matthews NC 28105 MECKLENBURG
Jacob Thomas Dabrowiak Bachelor Of Science Crim Justi Criminal Justice
College of Arts & Sciences
Matthews NC 28105 MECKLENBURG
Eli James Stone Bachelor Of Science Communic, Public Relations
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Millers Creek NC 28651 WILKES
Avery Elayne Anderson Master Of Science Nutrition
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Raleigh NC 27616 WAKE
Peyton Deanna Leininger Bachelor Of Science Public Health
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Denver NC 28037 LINCOLN
Carter Steven Fisher Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Marketing
Walker College of Business
Concord NC 28025 CABARRUS
Rheana Marie Zaino Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Greensboro NC 27410 GUILFORD
Macy Lea Moose Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Newton NC 28658 CATAWBA
Julia Faith Raughley Bachelor Of Science Child Development
Reich College of Education
Summa Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Patsy Linda Lanier Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Summa Cum Laude Leland NC 28451 BRUNSWICK
Alexis B. Hensley Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Old Fort NC 28762 MCDOWELL
Annika Laureen White Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Warrenton NC 27589 WARREN
Andres E. Leyva Vera Bachelor Of Arts Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Jessi Jonquil Carlin Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Oxford NC 27565 GRANVILLE
McKenzie Taylor Riley Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Summa Cum Laude Mebane NC 27302 ALAMANCE
Jacob Wayne Walker Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Mooresville NC 28115 IREDELL
Colby Ridge Macemore Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Management
Walker College of Business
Yadkinville NC 27055 YADKIN
Kaden Graham Watkins Bachelor Of Science History, Social Studies Educat
College of Arts & Sciences
Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA