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
Meagan Leigh Thomas Bachelor Of Science Health Care Management
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Summa Cum Laude West Jefferson NC 28694 ASHE
Spencer K. Simino Bachelor Of Science Biology
College of Arts & Sciences
West Jefferson NC 28694 ASHE
Landon Isaac Battle Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Wilkesboro NC 28697 WILKES
Cheyenne Aridian Westhoven Master Of Science Nutrition
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Zionville NC 28698 WATAUGA
Bridget Kathleen Gallagher Bachelor Of Science Anthropology
College of Arts & Sciences
Zionville NC 28698 WATAUGA
Catherine Skye Mitkus Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Summa Cum Laude Zionville NC 28698 WATAUGA
Mason M. Gempe Bachelor Of Science History
College of Arts & Sciences
Arden NC 28704 BUNCOMBE
Morgan Ann Greene Bachelor Of Arts Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Bakersville NC 28705 MITCHELL
Belinda Cheyanna Blankenship Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Black Mountain NC 28711 BUNCOMBE
Asher Alexei Davidson Bachelor Of Science Communication, Journalism
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Black Mountain NC 28711 BUNCOMBE
Madeleine Rebecca Lefler Master Of Science Speech-Language Pathology
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Brevard NC 28712 TRANSYLVANIA
Madison Joye Baldridge Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Brevard NC 28712 TRANSYLVANIA
Marvin James Lodge Bachelor Of Science Recreation Management
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Burnsville NC 28714 YANCEY
Maria Arelia Escobar-Gonzalez Bachelor Of Science Crim Justi Criminal Justice
College of Arts & Sciences
Burnsville NC 28714 YANCEY
Paige Elizabeth Roberts Bachelor Of Science Health Care Management
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Candler NC 28715 BUNCOMBE
MaeAnna Lee Norris Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Summa Cum Laude Canton NC 28716 HAYWOOD
Casey C. Kruk Doctor Of Education Educational Leadership
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Canton NC 28716 HAYWOOD
Casey C. Kruk Education Specialist Educational Administration
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Canton NC 28716 HAYWOOD
Aden G. Haider Bachelor Of Science Building Sciences
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Clyde NC 28721 HAYWOOD
Andrew Kennedy Westmoreland Bachelor Of Science History, Social Studies Educat
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Clyde NC 28721 HAYWOOD
Jacquelin Renee Foronda Bachelor Of Science Environmental Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Cum Laude Columbus NC 28722 POLK
Alphonso Eric Degraffenreid II Master Of Science Nutrition
Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies
Cullowhee NC 28723 JACKSON
Hannah Fiona Barnes Bachelor Of Science Sustainable Development
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Fairview NC 28730 BUNCOMBE
Hebron A. Cole Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Supply Chain Management
Walker College of Business
Fairview NC 28730 BUNCOMBE
Isabel Wynn McDougald Bachelor Of Fine Arts Graphic Design
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Cum Laude Fairview NC 28730 BUNCOMBE
Nathaniel Chadwick Knox Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Cum Laude Flat Rock NC 28731 HENDERSON
Sadie Alexandra Collett Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Fletcher NC 28732 HENDERSON
William Robert Coppola Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Fletcher NC 28732 HENDERSON
Tyler James Austin Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Management
Walker College of Business
Fletcher NC 28732 HENDERSON
Aliyah Yagmur Ford Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Fletcher NC 28732 HENDERSON