President’s & Dean’s list announced for summer semester 2018
Thursday, August 16, 2018- 11:05 a.m. 
PRESS RELEASE 
 
Georgia Highlands College has announced students named to the 2018 summer President’s List and Dean’s List. To achieve President’s List status, students must earn a 4.0-grade point average and attain a minimum of nine semester hours of credit. To make Dean’s List students must complete a minimum of nine semester hours and achieve at least a 3.5 average.
 
The following lists are organized by students from your area.
 
A full list can be found online here.
 
 
The following students were named to the President’s List for summer semester (by county):
 
 
 
 
 
GA-FLOYD  
 
            Daniel Alvarado, Rome
 
            Rajohnae Hames, Rome
 
            Amanda Maxwell, Rome
 
            Kinsley Padgett, Rome
 
            Laquisha Pillow, Rome
 
            Madison Poole, Summerville
 
 
The following students were named to the Dean’s List (by county):
 
GA-FLOYD  
 
            Vanessa Cornejo, Rome
 
            Stephanie Hill, Rome
 
            Matthew Huff, Rome
 
            Kallie Minter, Armuchee
 
            Jordan Mitchell, Rome
 
            Merissa Rood, Rome
 
            Ryan Shaw, Rome
 
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