Commencement 2010 : Graduation with Academic Distinction and College Honors

Summa Cum Laude 
BruceCollin Blansett*
Rebecca Kay Durham
Kevin Matthew Fowler*
Gary Allen Johnson
Marcus Andrew Martin
Magna Cum Laude 
Eric James Anderson
Misty Lynn Bledsoe
Jade Ayers Bolling*
Travis Lyle Brannon
Joy Rachel Bryant
Kasey Renee Cantrell
Morgan Machel Cook
Kathryn Joy Ann Dougherty
Andrew Steven Fultz
April Dawn Huff
Alicia Christi Jones
Marissa LeAnn Jones*
Sara Ashton Keith
Man Yin Lin
Amanda Mae Mullis
Tuan Van Pham
Andrea Mae Phillips
Chelsea Dyan Rose
Joshua Dean Sturgill
Austin Blake Taylor
Jessica Dawn Weaver
Justin Cody Wilson  

Cum Laude 
Leah Nichole Boggs
Allison Lee Fletcher
Debra Necessaray Gibson
Edwin Grimes Harris, II
Kelly Tilson Hunter
Pance Kecev
Alaina Michelle Noland
Amber Elizabeth Turner
Daniel Carl Vanover
The GPA requirements for Academic Distinction are as follows:
  • Summa Cum Laude 3.900 - 4.000
  •  Magna Cum Laude: 3.700 - 3.899
  • Cum Laude: 3.500 - 3.699
Grade point averages for Academic Distinction status include courses completed at the University of Virginia's College at Wise as well as coursework transferred from other institituions.
Students graduating with College Honors have successfully completed the Peake Honors Program, maintaining a 3.500 grade point average.  In addition to their regular major requirements, the program requires students to take three interdisciplinary honors seminars, attend eight honors cultural events and produce a capstone project with the faculty mentor of their choice.