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Students named to President’s List and Dean’s List

Northwest Florida State College recognized the superior scholastic achievement of students completing the summer 2016 semester by naming them to the President’s List and Dean’s List.

The President's List includes students with nine or more credits in the semester who earned a grade point average of 3.8 to 4.0 in college-level courses during the semester. The Dean's List includes students with nine or more credits in the semester who earned a GPA of 3.5 to 3.79 in college-level courses during the semester.

PRESIDENT’S LIST

Destin: Laura Fernandes, Brett Hawks, Emily Oswalt, Kenny Phu, Liliana Ruiz, Mason Salsgiver, Abigail Schmidt, Jean Marc Similien, Madison Smith, Adam Van Belkum, Brittni Webb

Miramar Beach: Jeffrey Conner, Ekaterina Lomteva

DEAN’S LIST

Destin: Kaitlin Morales, Lee Rountree, Matthew Stilla, Rebecca Szymanski

Miramar Beach: Thomas Nocito, Jodi Schneider

Troy University recognizes new sorority members

Nearly 300 Troy University students pledged Alpha Delta Pi, Alpha Gamma Delta, Chi Omega, Kappa Delta and Phi Mu sororities this fall at the Troy campus. Local Destin residents who joined sororities include Jesi Harrell, Alpha Gamma Delta; Hope Needham, Alpha Gamma Delta; and Morgan Taylor, Kappa Delta.