posted February 6, 2012

Hope College Announces December Graduation Honors

Below is a list of recent Hope College graduates who have been awarded graduation honors for outstanding academic accomplishment during their four years of study.

Summa Cum Laude honors are awarded to graduates who achieved a minimum cumulative 3.9 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

Magna Cum Laude honors are awarded to graduates who achieved a minimum 3.7 grade point average on a 4.00 scale.

Cum Laude honors are awarded to graduates who achieved a minimum 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

SUMMA CUM LAUDE

  • Jessa Boles, Grand Rapids
  • Brynn Kooiker, Holland
  • Eric O’Brien, Shelby Township
  • Lindsey Sisson, Holland
  • Kerry Smith, Zionsville, Ind.
  • Harrison Van Dort, Zeeland

MAGNA CUM LAUDE

  • Devin Berghorst, Hamilton
  • Mary Cantor, Flint
  • Amy DeVrou, Hopkins
  • Kelsey Hawkins, Williamsburg
  • Hannah Howey, Rochester Hills
  • Ashley Jasperse, Grand Rapids
  • Lindsay Johnsen, Shelby
  • Carrie Lehocky, Byron Center
  • Samantha Madson, Irving, Tex.
  • Kyle McKey, Stevensville
  • Kristen Michels, Brighton
  • Grace Osborne, Moline, Ill.
  • Janae Stewart, Syracuse, Ind.
  • Mariah Tamanaha, Bloomington, Minn.
  • Courtney Velmure, Wyandotte

CUM LAUDE

  • Sarah Ashcroft, Holland
  • Lindsey Bandy, Elgin, Ill.
  • Annelise Belmonte, Northbrook, Ill.
  • Karen Bjonback, La Porte, Ind.
  • Margaret Blaich, Crawfordsville, Ind.
  • Von Bunnell, Holland
  • Mallory Fox, Livonia
  • Heidi Grooters, Jenison
  • Yui Hamada, Hyogo, Japan
  • Samantha Hawke, Cadillac
  • Justin Hawkes, Kalamazoo
  • Katherine Hoekstra, Kalamazoo
  • Margaret Jipping, Holland
  • Carianne Klueck, Frankfort
  • Daniel Kraakevik, Wheaton, Ill.
  • Jori Niemann, Elmhurst, Ill.
  • Lindsay Nieuwkoop, Jenison
  • Laura Petrasky, Marquette
  • Kelsey-Jo Ritter, Owosso
  • Laurie Roberts, Colorado Springs, Colo.
  • Briana Russcher, Holland
  • Jeffrey Stusick, Stevensville
  • Reed Swift, Midland
  • Ryan Ver Meer, Pella, Ia.
  • Audrey Weil, Gurnee, Ill.
  • Lindsay Zeller, Zeeland
  • Lori Zimmerman, Charlevoix