The following Gwinnett students recently graduated from Samford University: Christina E. Wells of Duluth, Elizabeth Noel Baker of Lawrenceville, Katharine Elizabeth Snyder of Lilburn, Katherine Elaine Upchurch of Lilburn, Charlie Ann Hall of Norcross, Molly Elizabeth Michaud of Norcross, John William Nelson of Norcross, Nicholas Steven Agnello of Snellville, Amy Louise Almand of Snellville, Kelly Nicole Knowlton of Snellville, Austin Scott Walker of Snellville, Lindsey Elizabeth Ferguson of Suwanee, J. Taylor Anderson of Buford and Jonathan David Loudermilk of Buford.

The following Gwinnett students were named to the dean's list at Berry College for having an academic average of 3.5 or higher and carrying a class load of at least 12 hours: Lydia Mary Bissantz of Auburn; Emily Ann Clegg and Gregory Edward Shivers of Buford; Katie Ann Ashley, Erin Courtney Doran, Amanda Michelle Elsberry, Alicia Nicole Garrett, Cristina Targa and Ashley Elizabeth Weider of Dacula; Emily Elizabeth Bender, Amanda Lynn Fry, Brian Robert Gilton, Sean Tyler McCarron, Laura Helene Moore, Scott Albert Perkins and Michael David Wentzler of Duluth; Jesse Gorden Demonbreun, Meagan Elizabeth Michener, Emily Rose Orton and Jennifer Meagan Whitehead of Grayson; Sara Brady Adams, Thomas Dwight Baldvins, Stephanie Elaine Bettis, Amanda Nicole Carman, Lauren Virginia Chatfield, Caitlin Elizabeth Jones, Laura Clare Phyfer, Stephen Michael Santana, Nathan Michael Satterfield, Ashton Leigh Singletary, James W. Sink, Kate Lynn Slusser, Paige Lauren Slusser, Seth Thornton Smith and Stefanie Noelle Stevens of Lawrenceville; Mary Caroline Brugh, Erin Elizabeth Cullifer, Laura Ann Gillespie, Mary Irene Hagan, Austin J. Lewis, Laura Anne Lieberman, Lauren Elizabeth Ochs, Laura Ann Payne, Ben Scott Popple, Shawn Edward Regan, Graham Lee Schofield, Lucy Elizabeth Schofield, Emily Rebekah Segrest and Rebecca Jo Welch of Lilburn; Rebecca Erin McDaniel and Daniel Elijah Sherrill of Loganville; Allyson Michelle Bennett of Norcross; Anica Diane Leitch, Julia Elizabeth Broz, Brian Christopher Seay and Anna Grace Zimmerman of Snellville; Shannon Elizabeth Hackett of Sugar Hill; and Brittany Leigh Howes of Braselton.

The following Gwinnett students have been named Dean's Scholars at Piedmont College for earning a 4.0 grade-point average for the spring semester: Megan L. Anderson from Buford; Megan Jordan and Jonathan Bollier from Dacula; Meghann Clark and Mary Helen Still from Lawrenceville; Abbey Meents, Jennifer Gathercoal and Katelyn Meents from Lilburn; Hayley V. Keller from Snellville; and Joseph Leonardo from Suwanee.

The following Gwinnett students have been named to the Dean's List at Piedmont College for earning a grade-point average above 3.5: Jeffery Cody Appling, Tonya Fowler, Daniella Junor and Christy King from Buford; Mark Hoban and Jeremy Stille from Duluth; Tamara Takas and John Daniel King from Grayson; Robert B. Pyle, Michelle Ryan Broderick, Michelle Holland, David Brent Gillispie, Jessica Powell, Jessica Nichole Littrell and Sara E. Lindsley from Lawrenceville; William Justin Oates and Melissa Hoffman from Lilburn; Scott Pratt and Kristin Alyce Pratt from Norcross; Joshua A. Mitchem from Snellville; Jacob Greene and Christina Murphy from Sugar Hill; and Marguerite Jenny Shane from Suwanee.