WILSON, N.C. — January 13, 2017 — Barton College is pleased to announce three Master Degree graduates and 30 Baccalaureate Degree graduates who completed coursework for their academic degrees in December 2016. Master Degree Graduates and Baccalaureate Degree Graduates are listed by their hometowns; their names are followed by degrees and majors and, where applicable, honors will appear in parentheses. Baccalaureate Degree graduates obtaining a grade point average of 3.90 or higher are graduated summa cum laude; 3.60 or higher, magna cum laude; and 3.30 or higher, cum laude.
Master Degree Graduates, by hometown —
Raleigh — Nakkia Laron Ruffin, M.Ed. Elementary Education.
Rocky Mount — Ashley Ann Atkinson, M.Ed., Elementary Education.
Wilson — Kelsey Leigh High, M.Ed. Elementary Education.
Baccalaureate Degree Graduates, by hometown —
Brooklyn, N.Y. — Lashley W. Winter, B.S., Mass Communications.
Burlington — Alexis Annissa Burton, B.S. Gerontology.
Clayton — Mykala C. Adams, B.L.S., Liberal Studies.
Durham — Christopher Matthew Alan Gaylord, B.A. English.
Enfield — Kendra Marie Halsey, B.S. Fitness Management.
Fuquay-Varina — Charles Dominique Byrd, B.S. Sport Management.
Greenville — Brenda Felton, B.S.W. Social Work (cum laude).
La Grange — Cristina Guadalupe Villagran, B.S.W. Social Work (cum laude).
Laurel, Md. — Essence Ya`nek Dickens, B.S.W. Social Work.
New Bern — Somer Christine Bjork, B.S. Elementary Education (K-6) (cum laude) and Sarah Catherine Hall, B.S. Elementary Education (K-6) (cum laude).
Raleigh — Alexander Payton David, B.S. Business Management.
Rocky Mount — Ashley Nicole Rushton, B.A. Spanish, (cum laude).
Smithfield — Andrew Blake Mitchell, B.S. Business Management.
Snow Hill — Marina Nicole Leal, B.F.A. Art & Design.
Southport — Mackenzie Lynn Jones, B.S. Elementary Education (K-6).
Spring Hope — Brooke Raquel Fernandez, B.S. Elementary Education K-6, (cum laude), Haley Brianne Bostic, B.S., Biology (cum laude), and Katie Lynn Haden, B.S.Psychology.
Spring Valley, N.Y. — Jah-moul Gordon, B.S. Mass Communications.
Tarboro — Callie Evelyn Johnson, B.S. Gerontology.
Washington, D.C. — Natalia Elaine Minson, B.S. Business Management.
Williamston — Haley Bree Wynn, B.S. Psychology and B.S. Criminology and Criminal Justice.
Wilson — Candice Nichole Bunch, B.S. Business Administration (cum laude), Henrietta Duke Pridgen, B.A. Business, Joanna Kristine Williams, B.A. Business, Jovan Michel Gracia, B.S. Business Management, and Vanessa Denise Rawlings, B.L.S. Liberal Studies, (cum laude).
Winston Salem — Collan Vincent Kammerer, B.F.A. Art & Design.
Zebulon — Emily Jane Ward, B.S. Health Promotion.