Local students graduate from WCU, make dean’s list for fall

by Jan 23, 2013COMMUNITY sgadugi, Front Page0 comments

CULLOWHEE – Western Carolina University has announced its graduation and dean’s lists for fall semester 2012.

The university in December conferred degrees on 638 students who completed their studies during the fall semester. A total of 182 undergraduate students received academic honors, with 42 graduating summa cum laude (with highest honors), 68 graduating magna cum laude (with high honors), and 72 graduating cum laude (with honors).

The following students from Cherokee graduated: Kevin Jonathan Jacobs, Bachelor of Science – Construction Management; Izabela Halina Lubinska-Welch, Bachelor of Science/Nursing (Summa Cum Laude); Desiree Suzette Reagan, Bachelor of Business Administration – Finance; Yolanda Michelle Saunooke, Bachelor of Arts – Anthropology (Summa Cum Laude); and Jennifer Lynn Welch – Bachelor of Science – Psychology.

The following students from Cherokee made the Dean’s list for the fall semester: John David Arch, Sheila Cole Conner, Cara Amera Forbes, Karla Lashaye Ledford, Nikki Charlene Munn and Jennifer Lynn Welch.