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Furman University

Greenville, S.C. — Jennifer Griffith of Cleveland was named to the dean’s list at Furman University for the 2014 spring semester.

She is the daughter of Mr. and Ms. Robert Griffith.

Furman's dean’s list is composed of full-time undergraduate students who earn a grade-point average of 3.4 or higher on a four-point system.

Furman is a private, undergraduate liberal arts college of 2,600 students in Greenville, S.C. Widely recognized for its rigorous academic program and strong faculty, the university has a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa and ranks among the nation's top colleges in the number of National Merit Scholars enrolled.

Southeast Missouri

State University

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — Jamaal Calvin of Cleveland has been named to the dean’s list for academic achievement during the spring 2014 session at Southeast Missouri State University.

He was among 2,504 students named to the list. Students named to the list earned at least a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale and completed at least 12 degree credit hours during the spring session.

Trevecca Nazarene University

NASHVILLE — Sarah Jordan, a senior religion major and resident of Cleveland, was among the 353 students who made the dean’s list in the Spring 2014 semester.

Persons on this list achieved a minimum 3.5 GPA for the semester, and it recognizes the hard work and dedication of those students.

For 112 years, Trevecca has been committed to educating "leaders and servants," and it continues that commitment through expanded course offerings and new delivery systems.

Union University

JACKSON — A total of 316 students have been named to the Union University President's List for the spring 2014 semester, and Ashley Heald of Cleveland was among them.

The President's List includes full-time students who achieve a 4.0 GPA on a four-point scale.

A total of 496 named to Union University dean’s list have been named to the Union University dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester, and joining them was Nicholas Fleming of Cleveland.

The dean’s list includes full-time students who achieve a 3.5 GPA on a four-point scale.

Founded in 1823 and affiliated with the Tennessee Baptist Convention, Union University is characterized by quality Christ-centered teaching and learning. Union offers liberal arts training in more than 100 majors and programs of study along with professional programs in business, education and nursing.

More than 4,200 students are currently enrolled.

University of the South

SEWANEE — The following local students have been named to the dean’s list at the University of the South for the Easter 2014 term.

n Taylor Andrew Morris of Benton, the son of Kalin and Randall T. Morris;

n Rachel Reed Denham of Cleveland, the daughter of Peggy and David R. Denham;

n Christian Nicole Whittemore of Cleveland, the daughter of Angie and Jason T. Whittemore;

To earn a place on Sewanee's dean's list, a student must earn a minimum GPA of 3.625 on a 4.0 scale.

The University of the South, familiarly known as Sewanee, comprises a nationally recognized College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and a distinguished School of Theology. Located on 13,000 acres on Tennessee's Cumberland Plateau, Sewanee enrolls 1,600 undergraduates and approximately 100 seminarians.

Washington and Lee University

LEXINGTON, Va. — One area student has been honored for her academic achievements while away at college.

Brittany Norwood of Delano, a member of the class of 2016 at Washington and Lee University, has earned dean's list status for the recently ended winter term.

Dean's list status at Washington and Lee represents a term GPA of at least 3.4 on a 4.0 scale.