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Education

  • Tennessee Technological University graduates: spring 2012

    A number of Roane County students were among the 1,271 Technological University graduates during spring semester.

    They are:

    Harriman
    — Bo Christopher Murphy, Brittany Noel Swicegood, Kevin Frederick Ramsey and Rachael Leigh Knox.

    Kingston
    — Cheryl Kay Elmore, Christopher Wayne Byers, Katelin Leigh Wideman, Nathan Todd Basler, Rikki Danielle Howard, Savannah Bleu Britt and Taylor Anne Clark.

    Lenoir City
    — Katharine Marie Bays.

  • Tennessee Wesleyan College honors: spring 2012

    Six Tennessee Wesleyan College students from Roane County are among those honored for academic achievement during spring semester.

    Students named to the honors list were registered for 12 or more hours and attained a grade-point average of at least 3.70 with no grade below B.

    Those earning placement on the honors list from Roane County are:

    Ten Mile — Lindsay N. Arndts, a junior exercise science major; Janelle L. Johnson, a senior biology major; and Carlotta Lane Murphy, a junior general management major.

  • University of Tennessee at Chattanooga dean's list: spring 2012

    Fifteen students from Roane County are on the dean’s list for spring semester at University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.  

    They include Jordan Burdette, Kala Cisson, Samuel Collins, Andrew Flora, Peter Hagemeyer, Lauren Hix, Matthew Jallouk, Karly Martin, Emily Openshaw, Robyn Parten, Kimberly Renken, Alysse Riggs, Matthew Vick, Cody Wampler and Jesse Wright.

    Students who make a 3.2 or higher semester grade-point average are awarded the honor.

  • University of Evansville dean's list: spring 2012

    Logan Herwehe of Kingston was named to University of Evansville’s dean’s list for academic achievements during spring semester.

    Herwehe is majoring in mathematics.

    “At the University of Evansville, motivated students such as Logan Herwehe experience a challenging and collaborative learning environment and thrive under the guidance of talented faculty,” said University of Evansville President Thomas A. Kazee.

  • Bryan College dean's list: spring 2012

    Emily McMichael of Harriman was named to the Bryan College dean’s list for the spring semester.

    She is the daughter of Tim and Jill McMichael.

    Students earn dean’s list recognition by recording a grade average in the top 25 percent of grades by students in the traditional undergraduate program for that semester.

    Bryan College is in Dayton.

     

  • Tennessee Scholars: 117 Roane high school seniors cited

    Roane County Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Roane County Schools, recognized 117 graduating seniors as Tennessee Scholars during a recent breakfast ceremony.

    At the ceremony, each senior received a Tennessee Scholars certificate and medallion from The Roane Alliance President and CEO Leslie Henderson and Roane County Schools Director Toni McGriff.

  • RSCC cites students on president’s, dean’s lists

    Roane State Community College recently honored Roane County students who earned placement on its president’s and dean’s lists for spring semester.

    Student must attain a 4.0 grade-point average while attempting 12 or more semester hours of college-level courses to be named to the president’s list.

    Roane County students achieving placement on the president’s list include:

  • Midway students of month honored
  • Roane State opticianry students honored

    Roane State Community College opticianry students won scholarships to attend the Contact Lens Society of America’s annual conference.

    The organization’s conference was April 25-28 in Newport Beach, Calif.

    Students were asked to write papers to win the scholarships, and 11 Roane State students were chosen.

  • Kirkland this year’s recipient of Bernard-Greif Scholarship

    Brendan Kirkland, a 2012 graduate of Rockwood High School, is this year’s recipient of the Bernard-Greif Scholarship.

    Kirkland accepted the $1,000 scholarship during the school’s awards day ceremony.

    He was a member of the Rockwood Tigers football and boys basketball teams.

    Kirkland plans to study toward a nursing degree and eventually pursue a career as a physician’s assistant.

    The Bernard-Greif Scholarship is in its 39th
    year.