WIPL scholars recognized for fall academic achievement
Of the 25 Coastal Carolina University students who received WIPL scholarships for 2013-2014, 19 (or 76 percent) have been named to the President’s List or the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester.
To qualify for the Dean's List, students must earn a 3.5 grade point average (3.25 for freshmen). To qualify for the President's List, students must earn a 4.0 grade point average. Grade point averages are calculated on a 4.0 scale.
Alison Cohen, a junior special education major from Rockville, Md.
Lyndsey R. King, a junior marine science major from Westfield, Pa.
Carolyn Kirby, a senior early childhood education major from Bennettsville, S.C.
Alexandria L. Miller, a junior English major from Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Kalin Brooke Mixon, a junior early childhood education major from Hemingway, S.C.
Rayne E. Newswanger, a sophomore marine science major from Hegins, Pa.
Jessica L. Paternoster, a senior special education major from Conway, S.C.
Faizaan P. Ahmed, a senior biology major from Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Amber N. Eckersley, a senior history major from Conway, S.C.
Nekita L. Ford, a senior psychology major from Conway, S.C.
Flyura K. Gasca, a junior elementary education major from Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Mackenzie S. Hadley-Theobald, a junior psychology major from Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Vanesa G. Lavado, a sophomore theatre major from Conway, S.C.
Haley C. McClelland, a junior sociology major from Waldwick, N.J.
Emily R. Murray, a junior marine science major from Summerville, S.C.
Brian H. Nguyen, a junior marine science major from Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Chandler R. Parnell, a senior music/performance major from Conway, S.C.
Tara L. Schang, a sophomore middle grades education major from Brookfield, Conn.
Kiley B. Wilson, a senior early childhood education major from Georgetown, S.C.
In addition, scholarship recipient NyRhonda D. Nixon from Georgetown, S.C., graduated with honors, magna cum laude, in December with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education.