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ABAC recognizes students for spring term academic excellence

Students who achieved academic excellence in their course work during the spring semester were recently recognized at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. ABAC cites its top academic students each semester on the President’s Honor List, the Dean’s Honor List, and the Distinguished Achievement List.

The President’s Honor List is the highest academic honor possible for ABAC students. ABAC President David Bridges said each student on the list attained an “A” in every subject, resulting in a perfect 4.0 grade point average. The students had to carry a minimum of 12 hours of academic work.

Dr. Jerry Baker, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, said the students who qualified for the Dean’s Honor List attained a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and carried at least 12 hours of academic work. The Distinguished Achievement List is composed of students who complete between six and 11 hours of academic work with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. The purpose of this list is to recognize excellence and scholastic achievement among part-time students.

Those students named to the President’s List from Blakely are Jane Anne Smith and Timothy Willis.

Also from Blakely and named to the Dean’s List is Skyla Turner. Blakely students named to the Distinguished List are Morgan Bridges, Curtis Campbell, Kamryn Carver, Thomas Cooper, Hannah English, Madison English, William Floyd, Caroline Harper, Ayden Knight, Saylor Odom, Anna Belle Spooner and Thomas Taylor.

Melanie Bodrey of Damascus, Ga. was named to the Distinguished List as well.

Emily Everson from Edison, Ga. was named to the Dean’s List and those students from Edison name to the Distinguished List are Taylor Bruner, Ethan Ragan and Braxton Ward.

Hannah Hines of Fort Gaines, Ga. was named to the Distinguished List.

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