Photo by Jessy Duque. Haywood Community College recently held an Honor’s Day Convocation to celebrate outstanding students and recognize their accomplishments. Pictured is HCC President Dr. Barbara Parker with student Nicole Gaddis. She received the Academics Award for Student Excellence in Service.  

Haywood Community College recently held an Honor’s Day Convocation to celebrate outstanding students and recognize their accomplishments. The program was held in the Charles Beall Auditorium. Honors Day gives instructional and student services divisions a wonderful opportunity to recognize student excellence.

      Students recognized at the ceremony were:  Student Government Association Officers 2018-2019, Selah Mauri Chandler-President, Caroline Abigail Page -Vice President, Dakota Calvin Moody-Secretary; Student Government Association Officers 2019-2020, Maggie Anne Mehaffey-President, Parker W. Grandy-Vice President, Austin John Stanley-Secretary; 2019 NC Community College Academic Excellence Award, David Joseph Klein; Governor Robert W. Scott Student Leadership Award, Joshua Thomas Benfield; Dallas Herring Achievement Award, Anita Clark Edwards; Student Ambassadors, Joshua Thomas Benfield, Anita Clark Edwards, Katherine Leigh Fielden, David Joseph Klein and Benjamin Wesley Nance; Academics Award for Student Excellence in Service, Nicole Gaddis; Academics Award for Student Excellence in Leadership, Stephen Robert Burnisky; Outstanding Student in Biology, Elijah William Ensley; Outstanding Student in Communication, Elizabeth Hope Borst, Outstanding Student in Engineering, Brody Ethan Mack, Outstanding Student in English, Sarah Margaret Warrick; Outstanding Student in Fish & Wildlife Management Technology, Kellen Edward Jones; Outstanding Student in Forest Management Technology, Elena June Dunckel; Outstanding Student in History, Alejandra Herrera Herrera; Outstanding Student in Mathematics, Morgan Elizabeth Conard; Outstanding Student in Psychology, Olivia Meryl Hunter; Outstanding Student in Accounting and Finance, Shannon Scott Brown; Outstanding Student in Automotive Systems Technology, Stephen Robert Burnisky; Outstanding Student in Business Administration, Heather Leigh McCullough; Outstanding Student in Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology, Adam Joseph Atkins; Outstanding Student in Computer-Integrated Machining Technology, Kendra Blackwell Howell; Outstanding Student in Electrical Systems Technology-Ronnie Hrair Johnson; Outstanding Student in Electronics Engineering Technology, Samuel Nicholas Mowery; Outstanding Student in Industrial Systems Technology, Maxwell Trail Brown; Outstanding Student in Information Technology, Eric Smith; Outstanding Student in Professional Crafts -Clay, Alyssa Lindsey Johnson; Outstanding Student in Professional Crafts-Fiber, Jennifer Michaela Savino; Outstanding Student in Professional Crafts-Jewelry, Cassidy Leigh Sidden; Outstanding Student in Professional Crafts-Wood, Monica Nicole McCleary; Outstanding Student in Welding Technology, Jones Edward Heinz; Outstanding Student in Adult High School, Caitlin Christine Meadows; Outstanding Student in Career College, Matthew James John Carrick; Outstanding Student in English as a Second Language, Yaling Zhang; Outstanding Student in High School Equivalency, Jesse Leon Macias; Outstanding Student in Cosmetology, Kaitlyn Faith Jones; Outstanding Student in Criminal Justice Technology, Noah Paul Frazier; Outstanding Student in Early Childhood Education, Erin Heather Norris; Outstanding Student in Medical Assisting, Erica Marie Reid; Outstanding Student in Medical Office Administration, Tammy Terina Powell; Outstanding Student in Nursing, Venus Quetzal Ramirez Alvarez; Outstanding Student in Allied Health, Analeigh Marielle Navarro; Outstanding Student in BLET/Law, Joshua Edison Watts; Outstanding Student in Creative Arts, Judith Stancil; Outstanding Student in Emergency Medical Services, Cassidy D. Cates and Outstanding Student in Fire, Jonathan A. Brooks.