The following area residents have graduated with Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degrees from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, Athens:
YunYong Pi, daughter of DongSok and WonSik Pi of Martinez; and Catherine A. Bruggemann, daughter of W.F. and Linda Bruggemann of Evans.
Also, Katie M. Kurkjian, daughter of Kurk and Mary Kurkjian of Augusta; and Adam L. Mordecai, son of Ben and Henriette Mordecai of Martinez.
Jessica Morrell of Martinez, a junior at Saint Vincent College, Latrobe, Pa., has been appointed a prefect for the 2003-2004 academic year.
The following area students studying at military bases have graduated from Southern Illinois University Carbondale:
Sandra Denise Brown, Willie I. Green, Caroline H. Monceaux, Casiano Rufino, Alma Louise Scott and Annie Mae Smith, Augusta.
Also, Darryl Lorenzo Bennett, Gerard John Dow and Edward Jackson Jr., Fort Gordon; and David Nicholas Bergmann, Evans.
Also, Cynthia Yolanda Bethea-Benton, Aaron W. Heflin and Jennifer M. Stitzel, Grovetown.
Also, James Daniel Blackman, Elnora Denise Chavis, Bruce Joseph Nixon and Alethea Venice Thomas, Martinez.
Also, Daniel B. Goolsby, Sonya R. Jackson, George Anthony Johnson, Idilla V. Ruffin, Judy Pearl Stinson Whitaker and John Henry Thomas, Hephzibah.
The following area students have been awarded Wellesley, Atlanta, College Book awards:
Lasima K. Turmon, Academy of Richmond County; Vijaya Mary Thomas, Augusta Preparatory Day School; and Hannah Elizabeth Smith, Westminster Schools of Augusta.
Emily Gates of Augusta, Stacy Bullard of Evans, and Paul Green of Martinez have been named to the dean's list at Liberty University, Lynchburg, Va.
The following area students have graduated from the University of Georgia, Athens:
Nicole Lisa Burnside, Ansley Elizabeth Campbell, Benjamin Pascal Casella, Megan L. Crimmins, Gary Shaun Dillavou, Deanna Kathryn Esposito and Amanda Michelle Garman, Augusta.
Also, John Andrew Goldsmith, Rebecca Lynn Hewett, Helen Elizabeth Howell, Pamela Brooke Hummel, Sandra Kay Jeffcoat, Angelica Maria Laluz and Erin Suzanne Leatherwood, Augusta.
Also, Mary Brantley Madebach, Samuel Alexander McElreath, Emily Jayne Mehrhof, Brian Levar Moore, David Alan Phillips, Jamie Marie Purvis and Jessica Lee Reece, Augusta.
Also, Ian Christopher Scholer, Charles Benjamin Thompson, Karin Elizabeth Stone Torres, Kathryn Lane Tucciarone and David Anthony Weber, Augusta.
Also, Rebecca Lea Heard Bishop, Martinez; and Christie Marie Duke, Joanne Marie Burgos Gapuzan, Nancy Mamie Jones, Diana Marie Richardson, Jennifer Leigh Stevens and Karol Antoinette Travis, Hephzibah.
Lenore LaVine of Martinez has been named a Visual and Performing Arts scholar and was awarded a Charlotte Raphaelson Alumni Achievement Award at Syracuse University, N.Y.
Kristen Owens of Martinez, a student at Evans High School, recently enrolled in the National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine.
Seth Franklin Easton of Evans has graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Environmental Science from Tusculum College, Greenville, Tenn.
Meredith LeAnn Russell of Evans was one of three students to receive the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship at Clemson University, S.C.
Navy Ensign Colin S. Monk, a 1999 graduate of Lakeside High School, recently was commissioned upon graduation from the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps Program with Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps Unit, Tulane University, New Orleans.
Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Jeremy D. Bell, a 1996 graduate of Evans High School and son of Sharon J. and Ronny D. Bell of Grovetown, recently returned from the Mediterranean Sea and Arabian Gulf while assigned to the guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook, based in Norfolk, Va.
Navy Ensign Christopher B. Hogan, a 1999 graduate of Evans High School son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Hogan of Martinez, recently graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., and was commissioned to his current rank.
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