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 Undergraduate Commencement ceremonies held on Dec. 18.

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 1,700-member graduating class.

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

Michelle Constance Dowst, international affairs and international business, daughter of Robert and Kathleen Dowst, Kennesaw

Joseph Reuben Jones, biology, son of Joseph and Cynthia Jones, Commerce