At the college level
Posted: Wednesday, May 27, 2009 10:56 am
The Messenger 05.27.09
Audrey M. Marsidi of Union City was among graduates who recently received degrees at the 160th commencement exercises of Rhodes College in Memphis.
Miss Marsidi, the daughter of Dr. Paul and Susanne Marsidi of Union City, graduated with a bachelor of science degree in biology.
She was also named to the spring semester Dean’s List, which requires a grade point average of at least 3.75 at Rhodes.
While at Rhodes, she was also director of the Woman’s Center and was employed at DeSoto Baptist Hospital in DeSoto, Miss.
Miss Marsidi has been accepted to attend the Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City on the campus of East Tennessee State University, where she will begin her studies in July.
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Ashley B. Baldwin of Hornbeak was named to the Dean’s List with high honors for the spring semester at the University of Tennessee at Martin.
Ms. Baldwin’s name was inadvertently omitted from the list of honorees UT Martin recently provided to The Messenger for publication.
To be eligible for Dean’s List recognition at UT Martin, a student must take at least 12 hours of credit (pass-fail courses are not included) and achieve a 3.2 (B) grade point average based on a 4.0 scale. Students can make the Dean’s List with honors (3.2 through 3.49), high honors (3.5 through 3.79) or highest honors (3.8 through 4.0).
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Several Obion County residents were among the students who received degrees from the University of Tennessee at Martin during recent spring commencement.
Among those who received undergraduate degrees were Brandon Wayne Orr, Laura Lynel Beasley and Laura Lynn Hooper, all of Hornbeak; Julie Renee Baker, Hunter Ray Stephens and Jessica Joyce Francis, all of Kenton; Jon Bradley Kendall and Lauren Ivy Fultz, both of Obion; Walter Scott Lee Hayes and Kayce Nicole Jones, both of Samburg; James Wesley Faulkner, Cristin Stephanie Maloney, Delana Jean McDaniel and Kady Elizabeth Elliot, all of South Fulton; Zachary Scott Buckland, John Kevin Dobbins and Emily R. Kendall, all of Troy; and Jennifer Lynn Crittendon, Ron Edward Parks, Kelly Marie Whitson, Meagan Elizabeth Bing, Brooke Adair Parker, Micaela Mary Tabarez Spraggs, Garrett Struan Flannery, Brandi Leigh Grisham, Benjamin Donald Hager, Emily Jolene Hathaway, Dustin Lee Hickerson, Jeremy Kyle Keathley, James Lee Morris, James Lynn Rambo Jr., Kelsey Caitlin Sigman, Nathan Keith Woods, Madilyn Elizabeth Carrington, Allison Marie Thetford, Sarah V. Fuqua, Brett Erin Prather, R.B. Tolar, Adam Dixon Vallee, Zachary Trey Ward, Angie Hinojosa and Elizabeth G. Hudson, all of Union City.
The students who received graduate degrees include Jenna Leigh Litton and Patricia Kimberly Pierce, both of Kenton; and Vicky Roshun Lake and Latrice Monique Vann, both of Union City.
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Two Fulton students received undergraduate degrees during recent spring commencement at the University of Tennessee at Martin.
Among the graduates were Datheia F. Jones and Terika SubViolet Taylor.