UGA congratulates First Honor Graduates

UGA congratulates First Honor Graduates

Athens, Ga. – Two students at the University of Georgia received First Honor Graduation distinctions at the Commencement ceremonies, Aug. 1.

The university bestows the honor on students who maintained a 4.00 grade point average throughout their undergraduate studies. The students graduated summa cum laude and ranked in the top 1 percent of the 730-member graduating class.

The honorees, their major, parents and hometown are listed below with a URL for photo download.

George Frederick Akers, advertising, son of Calvin and Katherine Akers, Atlanta


Dustin Charles Elliott, philosophy, son of Timothy and Diana Elliott, Royston