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For Immediate Release

Fifty-one students named to ‘Who’s Who among Students in American Junior Colleges’


Fifty-one New River Community College students were named to “Who’s Who among Students in American Junior Colleges.” These students were recognized at the recent President’s Awards Ceremony at NRCC in Dublin:

From Montgomery County: Ismail Aleyao, Hannah Cooley, Helen Cooley, Richardo Cruz-Folgar, Minsung Ha, Rachel Hagan, Andrew Hanson, Nicole Harless, Danny Hazelwood, Eun Kee Hong, Jae Yeon Kim, Lila Lamanna, Matthew Macomber, Sue McGann-Osborne, Diane McNabb, Benjamin Miller, Adam Munger, Mohamed Mwinyi, Lori Peppers, Sarah Polan, Sherry Wiatt and Lauren Zikes.
From Radford: Asli Derib, Benjamin Kessinger, Jerry Light, Amanda Mills, Michael Mitiku, Keona Shelor and Zena Tamrat.

From Pulaski County: Austin Cox, Calvin Crosier, Victoria Decosta, Joshua Duncan, Ricky Gravley, Tammy Higley, Clinton Jones, Red Rae Lee, Diana Nelson, Margaret Tabor, Sherry Taylor and Tiffany Waller.

From Giles County: Crystal Collins, Caleb Johnson, Todd McCracken, Anita Ratcliffe, Cynthia Stafford and Sherry Townsend.

From Floyd County: Lynn Carden, Paul Kiser and Raymond Stone.

From Carroll County: Gale Martin.

In order to be named to Who’s Who, students must have a 3.5 or higher grade point average, have completed 30 semester credits or more at NRCC or another Virginia community college, and must be currently enrolled at NRCC in a two-year curriculum. Additionally, these students have provided service to the community and leadership in extracurricular activities. They are named to Who’s Who only once while at NRCC.

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