Locals earn dean’s, president’s honors at King University
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BRISTOL — King University has announced which students in its traditional and professional studies undergraduate programs who received academic honors for the fall 2013 semester.

The King University president's list recognizes students who take at least 12 hours of academic work and achieve a perfect 4.0 semester grade point average. Students taking at least 12 hours of academic work and attaining a semester grade point average within the range of 3.50 to 3.99 are honored on the university’s dean's list.

For the fall 2013 semester, 1,212 students were honored with 485 named to the president's list and 727 to the dean's list.

John-Nathan Howard Graham, Laura Ashley Ruth and Payton Elizabeth Tipton were the three students from Cleveland who earned spots on the most recent president’s list.

Cortnee Ruth Young was the one student from Cleveland who earned a spot on the dean’s list.

King University is a Presbyterian, master's-level comprehensive university. Founded in 1867 as King College, the University offers more than 80 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in fields such as business, nursing, law, medical and health sciences, pharmacy, education, and humanities. Graduate programs are offered in business administration, education, and nursing. A number of research, off-campus learning opportunities, and travel destinations are also available. King University is a NCAA Division II and a Conference Carolinas member with 25 varsity sports. For more information about King University, visit www.king.edu.