Truett McConnell University (TMU) honored students, faculty, and staff for their achievements during the 2018-2019 Honor’s Day awards on April 22.

TMU acknowledged 51 students who were members of the President’s List, the Dean’s List, or both for five consecutive semesters. Ten students, who maintained a 4.0 GPA, joined the President’s Club. The Dean’s List cited three students who earned a 3.5 or higher GPA, and 38 students earned citation on both the President’s Club and the Dean’s List

President’s Club citations: Grace Louise Aste, Ellen Mae Brock, Sara Frances Chappell, Raegan Elyse Davidson, Alexandria LeAnne Green, Kaci Miranda Green, Jordan Leigh Haney, Corley Elise Humphrey, Shane Joseph Smith, Katherine Diane Stringham

Dean’s List citations: Darian Morris Bowen, Olivia Kathryn Moody, Zachary Chase Syler

Citations for both the President’s Club and the Dean’s List: Jerry Dwain Adair, Reagan Nicole Benson, Emily Grace Blair, Hadley Shae Britton, Jackson Davis Britton, Wimberly Blalock Burch, Megan Elise Burke, Clara Faith Coleman, Jordan Michelle Cornwell, Samantha Grace Crawford, Katelynn Opal Davenport, Christian Ursa Davis, Mary Elizabeth Davis, Rachel Durham, Lillian Angee Firth, Lauren Grace Flowers, Rachel Kathryn Gossett, Gideon Dell Graffagnino, Lydia Breann Gray, Madison Brooke Henley, Jordan Kate Henshaw, Grace Elizabeth Henson, Caitlyn Elizabeth Hogan, Madeline Claire Hood, Jaron Tristin Jewell, Hannah Victoria Kerr, Megan Rachael McCall, Clair Olivia Mudd, Aspen M Mutimer, Milly Namukasa, Katie Elizabeth Southern Sara Margaret Sullivan, Lydia M Ulrich, Harris Anne Walker, Julianna Elizabeth Ward, Savannah Marie Whaley, Margaret Wiedeman, Courtney Jean Wright

The five students noted for their names on the list, “Who’s Who” are Raegan Davidson, Gideon Graffagnino, Alexandria Green, Grace Henson, Stephen Houle, Corley Humphrey, Abbey Thompson, Savannah Whaley. These students were recognized for a 3.3 or higher GPA, their academic commitment, and for community service.

Two students were honored with Academic Excellence by Student Athlete: Austin D. Bishop and Megan Rachael McCall.

Students awarded from each school for Outstanding Academic Achievement are as follows:

The Hans Hut School of Business: Hadley Britton

Masters in Business Administration: Christopher Bryant Liberatore

The Peter and Gredel Walpot School of Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Lydia M Ulrich

Masters in Education: Kayla Davis

The Conrad Grebel School of The Humanities

Bachelor of Arts in English: Corley Elise Humphrey

Bachelor of Arts in History: Hannah Marie Anderson

Bachelor of Arts in The Humanities: Felipe Esteban Nunez

The Felix Manz School of Music

Bachelor of Arts in Music: Mary Elizabeth Davis

Bachelor of Science Music Education: Samantha Butler

The Martha Rielin and Elizabeth Salmen School of Nursing 

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Clara Faith Coleman

The Leonhard Schiemer School of Psychology and Biblical Counseling 

Bachelor of Science in Psychology: Raegan Elyse Davidson

Master of Arts in Professional Counseling: Trista Blankenship

The Michael Sattler School of Public Service 

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice:  Zachary Ware

The Pilgram Marpeck School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Biology: Brynna Humphrey

The Balthasar Hubmaier School of Theology and Missions 

Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies: AJ Nichols

Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies: Kaci Green

Masters of Arts in Theology: John Thomas Justus

Other awards included:

Harris Scholarship: Jordan Cornwell

Second Mile Service Award: Sydney Beach

Student Leadership Awards: Aspen Mutimer and Margaret Wiedeman

Presidential Achievement Awards 2019: Vicki Steele and Dr. John Yarbrough

Vulcan Materials Award 2019: Dr. Katherine Hyatt

Award for Faculty Excellence 2019: Nan Allen


Jenny Gregory is the Digital Content Specialist for Truett McConnell University’s Marketing and Communications Department.

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