Request Line: (870) 277-1080 [email protected]
Text Your Gift to KLEK1 to 44-321 LEARN MORE

Your Community Radio Station is possible thanks to this supporter!  Become an underwriter.

Liberal Arts and Communication Names 2019-20 Top Graduates

April 30, 2020

04/30/2020

JONESBORO – The names of this year’s most outstanding graduating students in the College of Liberal Arts and Communication at Arkansas State University have been announced, according to Dr. Carl Cates, dean.  These awards are normally presented during Convocation of Scholars, which had to be cancelled this year because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Chancellor’s Scholar award was presented to Connor Scroggins of Malvern, who will graduate in May with a Bachelor of Music degree. The Chancellor’s Scholar is the graduating student in the college with the highest cumulative gradepoint average.

Noah Ford of Searcy, Claire Hulett of Jonesboro, Alyssa Perry of Cabot, along with Scroggins, received the 4.0 Scholar Award.  In the event of a tie, the Chancellor’s Scholar is the student who has completed the most credit hours.

The departmental award recipients and their respective degree programs are (by academic department):

Art + Design

Kaly Ishee of Pangburn, Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), studio art; Calley Dunnihoo of West Plains, Mo., BFA, graphic design; Mykala Smith of Pocahontas, BFA, art education; Timothy Arquitt of Lake City, BFA, digital design.

Communication

Steven Holmquist of Roland and Zoey Smith of Alexander, Bachelor of Arts (BA), communication studies; Shawna Martin of Gassville, Bachelor of Science (BS), strategic communication; and Abbigail Singer of Kansas City, Mo., BS, strategic communication, online program.

Criminology, Sociology and Geography

Sydney Morgan of Crossett, BA, criminology; Annica Karlsson of Vantaa, Finland, BA, sociology; Trey Sykes of Little Rock, Master of Arts (MA), criminal justice; and Robert McCord of Jonesboro, MA, sociology.

English, Philosophy and World Languages

Maggie Smith of Gatewood, Mo., and Adrienne LaSage of Benton, Bachelor of Science in Education (BSE), English; Rayna Todd of Camden, BA, English; Kaitlin Fielder of Batesville, BA, philosophy; Alberto Segovia of Dardanelle, BA, Spanish; Jesse Matlock of Malvern, MA, English; and Nicole Johnson of Jonesboro, MSE, English.

History

Nathaniel Grimes of Grapevine, BA, history; Kyle Walker of Jonesboro, BSE, social science; and Tara Loperano of Jonesboro, MA, history.

Media

Hope McAlee of McRae, BS, creative media production; Brooke Buckner of Little Rock, BS, multimedia journalism.

Music

Alyssa Perry of Cabot, Bachelor of Music Education (BME), instrumental music; Olivia Adams Sanders of Jonesboro, Bachelor of Music Education (BME), vocal music; and Connor Scroggins of Malvern, Bachelor of Music (BM), composition.

Political Science

Peyton Knight of Hamburg, BA, political science; Emily Noel of Paragould, MA, political science; Ayat Bugshan of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Master of Public Administration (MPA); and Lauren Whitby of Scottsdale, Ariz., MPA, online program.

Theatre

Hayley Scott of North Little Rock, Bachelor of Arts (BA) in theatre.

# # #

Original article source: http://www.astate.edu/news/liberal-arts-and-communication-names-2019-20-top-graduates | Article may or may not reflect the views of KLEK 102.5 FM or The Voice of Arkansas Minority Advocacy Council

0 0 vote
Article Rating

Related Articles

Klemmer Named Board Chair of Beck Center for Veterans

03/05/2021 JONESBORO – Retired Brig. Gen. Keith Klemmer has been named as the new chair of the Beck Center for Veterans board of directors at Arkansas State University. Klemmer is assuming Read more

Red Wolves Drop 6-5 Contest At Abilene Christian Saturday

Story Links Box Score (PDF) Next Game: at Abilene Christian 3/7/2021 | 1:05 PM 95.3 The Ticket ABILENE, Texas (3/6/21) – A bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning lifted Abilene Read more

Jones-Branch Among 52 Higher Ed Leaders Named ACE Fellows

03/05/2021 JONESBORO – The American Council on Education has selected 52 emerging college and university leaders for the 2021-22 class of its ACE Fellows Program, including Dr. Cherisse Jones-Branch, a faculty Read more

A-State Baseball Falls to Abilene Christian

Next Game: at Abilene Christian 3/6/2021 | 4:05 PM 95.3 The Ticket ABILENE, Texas (3/5/21) –  Despite getting two runs back in the ninth, the Arkansas State baseball team (0-5) wasn't Read more

Comments

Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Your Community Radio Station is possible thanks to this supporter!  Become an underwriter.

Pin It on Pinterest