Athens, Ga. – Nine students at the University of Georgia received First Honor Graduate distinctions at the Dec. 19 Commencement ceremonies.
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 their 1,650-member graduating class.
The honorees, their major, parents and hometown are listed below with a URL for photo download if available:
Katie Lynne Barter, international business, Deborah Thompson and Parker Barter, Peachtree City;
Caitlin Ashley Burns, sociology, Joseph and Nancy Burns, Duluth;
Shannon Chen, accounting, Kuo-Hsiang and Fuh-Ping Chen, Athens;
Sarah Marie Craig, early childhood education, Frederick and Susan Craig, Lawrenceville;
Christina Leigh Dobbs, international business and Spanish, Theresa King and Ronald Dobbs, Calhoun;
Sion Kim, psychology and religion, Mr. and Mrs. Soo Cheon and Hyonam Kim, Hartwell;
Caryn Diane Rosing, accounting, Marjorie Rosing and Howard Rosing, Atlanta;
Channell Veena Singh, political science, Mr. and Mrs. Manjit and Soan Singh, Hinesville;
Lauren Elizabeth Williams, romance languages, Daniel and Jennifer Williams, Athens;