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Jessica Jones was recognized on March 30 at the Chancellor’s List of Students Program of Recognition held at the J.W. Seabrook Auditorium at Fayetteville State University.

Jessica, of Mount Airy, was named to the Spring 2016 Chancellor’s List by earning a GPA of 3.75 or higher and completing at least 12 semester hours during one semester, two consecutive terms for Fort Bragg students, and had no incomplete grades.


Lindsay Smith of Pilot Mountain was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Smith is pursuing a degree in environmental studies at The University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Smith is among approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year. Membership is by invitation only and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Eligibility is limited to the top 10 percent of seniors and 7.5 percent of juniors. Graduate students in the top 10 percent of the number of candidates for graduate degrees may also qualify, as do faculty, professional staff and alumni who have achieved scholarly distinction.

Phi Kappa Phi was founded in 1897 under the leadership of Marcus L. Urann. Today, the society has chapters on more than 300 campuses in the United States and the Philippines. Its mission is: “To recognize and promote academic excellence in all fields of higher education and to engage the community of scholars in service to others.”

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