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Academic achievements
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Georgia State University

ATLANTA – Myesha Robinson of Hinesville earned a Master of Science in Interdiscplinary Studies degree in Inter-disciplinary Studies with a concentration in Criminal Justice Administration from Georgia State University during the Fall 2023 semester.

More than 3,000 students earned degrees at the associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, specialist and doctoral levels, in addition to undergraduateand graduate-level academic certificates during the semester. Students were recognized for their achievements at the university’s 109th commencement exercises in December 2023.

Georgia State University has announced its Dean’s List honorees for the fall 2023 semester.

To be eligible for the Dean’s List, degree-seeking students must have earned a GPA of at least 3.5 for a minimum of nine semester hours of academic credit taken at Georgia State during the fall or spring term with no incompletes for the semester.

Dean’s List students from the area include: Amaria Bell of Hinesville Cameron Smith of Hinesville Ronda Owens of Ludowici Malia Roberson of Ludowici Orlando Tellez-Baltazar of Glennville Patrick Underwood of Allenhurst

University of Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - Margaret Floyd of Hinesville has received a Master of Science from The University of Alabama: Master of Science. UA awarded over 2,000 degrees during its fall commencement ceremonies.

Sarah Wiser was named to the University of Alabama Dean’s List for fall semester 2023.

A total of 13,950 students enrolled during fall semester 2023 at The University of Alabama were named to the dean’s list with an academic record of 3.5 (or above) or the president’s list with an academic record of 4.0 (all As).

Elms College

CHICOPEE, Mass. - Kiara Harvey, of Ludowici, was named to the College of Our Lady of the Elms fall 2023 Dean’s List.

Harvey was among 482 students named to the fall 2023 Dean’s List.

To qualify, a full-time student must earn a GPA of 3.5 or higher, without incompletes.

University of Minnesota Crookston

CROOKSTON, Minn. The University of Minnesota Crookston announces students who were named to the Spring 2023 Dean’s List which was recently released by the Office of the Registrar. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must complete 12 or more letter-graded (A-F) credits while attaining a 3.66 grade point average.

Students named to the Dean’s List include Ronnie Frost of Hinesville, majoring in information technology management.

Georgia Tech

ATLANTA - Emma Beasley of Midway earned the distinction of Faculty Honors for Fall 2023 at the Georgia Institute of Technology. This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have earned a 4.0 academic average for the semester.

The Georgia Institute of Technology presented degrees to approximately 6,300 undergraduate and graduate students during the Institute’s 265th Commencement exercises Dec. 15 - 16, 2023, at McCamish Pavilion. Among the graduates were: Kyra Barney of Hinesville Rhett Dozier of Ludowici For more information, visit

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