Brookside to host Governor’s Cup competition
Brookside Elementary School in Nicholasville is hosting the 78th District Governor’s Cup competition Saturday, Feb. 25. Participating schools are Brookside, Warner Elementary and Nicholasville Elementary. The event is sponsored by the Kentucky Association for Academic Competition.
Governor's Cup features eight events, including the quick-recall event, which is the only one open to the public. Quick recall begins at 11 a.m. Saturday. District winners advance to the Governor's Cup regional competition to be held at Rosenwald-Dunbar Elementary on Saturday, March 17.
Fannin makes SCC dean’s list
Matthew Fannin of Nicholasville was named to Somerset Community College dean’s list for the fall 2011-2012 semester. SCC’s enrollment is more than 10,000 students with a total of 752 students making the fall dean’s list.
To be a member of the dean’s list, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and be a full-time student at SCC. A full-time student must take 12 credit hours during a semester, excluding developmental classes.
SCC is a comprehensive two-year institution of higher education. SCC has campuses in Somerset and London, and centers in Clinton, McCreary, Casey, and Russell counties. For admission and program information, visit somerset.kctcs.edu.
Students make UK dean’s list
A total of 109 students from Jessamine County made the University of Kentucky dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester. Nearly 5,000 students were on the list.
Jessamine students on the dean’s list were: Tehillah Sara-Joy Adams, William Patrick Adams, Brandeis Theresa Adkins, Deric Wayne Allen, Heather Nicole Allen, Sydney Lynne Allen, Michael Clark Ashcraft, Faye Anna Aubrey, Lindsey Brooke Banta, John Barjuca, Ryan McChord Barnette, Amanda DeAnn Basham, Kelly Susan Bingham, Katheryn Randolph Bowman, Nathanael Scott Brabon, Veronica J. Bunn, Lauren Hope Caldwell, Amy Lorraine Camenisch, Naomi Ekavi Charalambakis, Chase Hodges Clark, Kathy A. Clark, Kaitlyn Kathleen Clem, Lauren Catherine Conrad, Joseph Robert Cooper, Genevieve Ruth Corley, Meagen Elizabeth Corley, Carey Vynaetta Cravens, Alexander Isaac Culler, Ryan M. Damon, Kathleen Elise Davis, Nicholas Christian Davis, Mary Katherine Deicher, Sarah Jean Denger, Emily Renee Dickens, Kayla Renee’ Doleman, Tarrah Michelle Dunaway, Courtney May Ethington, Courtney Lynn Evans, Megan Marie Ferrell, Geraldine Xueqin Goh, Jessica C. Griffitt, Christopher Marshall Haffler, Zachary James Haffler, Brian James Hagy, Zachary Joel Hahn, Thomas Mark Halcomb, Emily Catherine Hall, Samantha Elizabeth Hargett, Julie Marie Hays, Otto A. Hoffmann, Kourtni Paige Honeycutt, Thomas Lorenzo Hughes, Jacob David Ingram, Indigo Skye Jackson, Kayla Marie James, Faith Christina Jennings, Mary Helen Jennings, Elisabeth Anna Johnson, Donald August Kleine-Kracht, Jessica Lyn Landham, Ashley Louise Lewis, Bonnie P. Lewis, Mary Ellen Masters, Michael Dale McCuddy, Mary Katherine Meek, Presley Merida, Laban Thomas Miller, Ana Maria Montalvo, Jordan L. Murphy, Julia Rebecca Neace,
Timothy Lawrence Olsen, Joseph Karl Papp, Katherine Dale Parker, Ashley Elizabeth Parks, Matthew Clay Parks, Seth Logan Peters, Daniel John Rehner, Jason Timothy Rexroat, Caitlin Bell Rogers, Carolyn Ashlee Rose, Taleisha Denise Ross, Mark Cason Rudy, John Robert Rupp, Morgan P. Sayre, Adrianne Lynn Shearer, Samantha Dean Shipley, Sina Shojaei, Jaclyn Denise Smith, Johnathan David Smith, Donna Lewis Snyder, Zachary J. Snyder, David Austin Souleyrette, Justin Clay Stanley, John Steele, India Rachel Chelsea Stewart, Sarah Katherine Thompson, Sarah Eileen Thurmon, Vanessa Lin Tirabassi, Emma Suzanne Traut, Blake Scott Treadway, Holly G. Tumblin, Ashley Lenora Walter, Amanda Watts, Andrea Lynn Watts, Drew Alan Webb, Janisha Bivion Wheat, Zackery Laine Wooten, Jordon Lee Worley and Taylor Lucas York.
To make a dean’s list in one of the UK colleges, a student must earn a grade point average of 3.6 or higher and must have earned 12 credits or more in that semester, excluding credits earned in pass-fail classes. Some UK colleges require a 3.5 GPA to make the dean’s list.
Students make dean’s list at University of Louisville
Fourteen University of Louisville students from Jessamine County were honored by the dean for their work in the fall semester, with 13 named to the dean’s list and one named a dean’s scholar.
Emily Carswell Haas was named a dean’s scholar. A student who is a dean’s scholar has a 4.0 grade point average.
Those named to the dean’s list were Benjamin Patrick Apro, Jenna Marie Bradley, David Duane Deyer, Jakson Wilfred Deyer, Austin Thompson Dunn, Ethan P. Dunn, Amaya Garcia-Timko, Natascha Lee Hader, Kaitlyn Brittany Moore, Andrew Thomas Slugantz, Andrew P. Wagner, Matthew J. Whitley and Laurel Olivia Yoder. A student named to the dean's list has a 3.5 grade point average.
WKU admissions counselor to visit East Jessamine High
Allie Kerns, an admissions counselor at Western Kentucky University, will visit East Jessamine High School from 11:20 a.m. to 1:20 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, to discuss with prospective students the opportunities offered at WKU.
For more information, contact the WKU admissions office via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 270-745-2551. Or visit the admissions office online at www.wku.edu/admissions.