Education Briefs

Daliet named to Tech’s Dean’s List

Oliver Daliet of Newnan made the Dean's List for fall semester at the Georgia Institute of Technology. This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have a 3.0 or higher academic average for the semester.

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Caldwell on recruitment team for theater company

Ensley Ann Caldwell of Sharpsburg, a Brenau University sophomore majoring in musical theater, worked on the recruitment team for the Gainesville Theatre Alliance spring musical performance of “Chicago.”

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Locals graduate from Brenau U.

The following local students graduated of Brenau University in 2013: Tieara Dijon Freeman of Fairburn graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree. Hui Gi Boyd of Fairburn graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Caleb James Hill of Fairburn graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Katina Latrice King of Fairburn graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Jacklyn Melissa Simpson of Sharpsburg graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Alicia Emerson Byrd of Newnan graduated with an Education Specialist degree. Heather Helane McInnis of Newnan graduated with a Master of Science degree. Whitney Brooke Self of Fayetteville graduated with a Master of Arts in Teaching degree. Kristal Wynette Turner-Coklow of Fairburn graduated with a Master of Education degree. Matthew Bradford Welch of Newnan graduated with a Master of Business Administration degree.

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Johnson named to Dean’s List at Ohio Christian

Joie Johnson of Fayetteville has been named to the Dean's List at Ohio Christian University College of Adult and Graduate Studies for the spring 2013 Semester. To be eligible for the Dean's List, a student must achieve a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and be enrolled in at least 12 graded semester hours.

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Watkins initiated into Phi Kappa Phi

Alia Watkins of Fayetteville was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Watkins was initiated at Armstrong Atlantic State University.




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