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Sociology Student to Represent Georgia Southern at Academic Recognition Day

Alicia Carter Alicia Carter, who graduated in December 2015, has been selected as Georgia Southern’s Academic Recognition Day Honoree. She will represent Georgia Southern at this University System of Georgia event. “Academic Recognition Day was created in 1987 to celebrate individual academic achievement of outstanding scholars in the University System of Georgia”. Alicia has been invited to attend the March meeting of the Georgia Regents and to attend a special lunch to honor the recipients of this recognition.

Ms. Carter graduated Summa Cum Laude and as a University Honors Program Scholar with a double major in Psychology and Sociology a minor in Writing. While at Georgia Southern, Ms. Carter collaborated with faculty on multiple research projects. For her work at Georgia Southern, Ms. Carter received the 2015 Psychology and Law Award and the 2015 Georgelle Thomas Honors Award . In addition to her outstanding academic performance, Ms. Carter was very active in the community volunteering with the St. Jude’s Nationwide Up Until Dawn campaign.

Congratulations Ms. Carter. The Department of Sociology & Anthropology couldn’t be more proud of all that you’ve already accomplished and we look forward to seeing all that you will accomplish in the future.


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