College honors

Clemson University

President's List: David Joseph Kerr and Zane Thomas Rice of Barnwell, and Virginia Berlene Shipes of Williston
Dean's List: Shelly Elizabeth Kennerly and Nicholas Peter Kulmala of Williston, and Danielle Mason Mathias, Erik Von Schatzer, and Alexander John Kerr of Barnwell

Coastal Carolina

Dean's List: Odessa A. Hudson of Olar, Frantzline A. Toussaint of Blackville and Antonnio T. Jones of Blackville were among approximately 1,800 students from Coastal Carolina University who made the Fall 2012 Dean's List.
To qualify for the Dean's List, freshmen must earn a 3.25 grade point average, and upperclassmen must earn a 3.5 grade point average.

Lander University

The following locals received academic honors for the fall 2012 semester at Lander University:
President's List: Na'Shima Carter of Williston and Blaksley Sapough of Barnwell
Dean's List: Daisha Calhoun of Blackville and Lynnsey Jamison of Barnwell
Freshman Honors: Jeremy Holmes of Blackville, Daniell Ruth of Barnwell, Lindsay Thompson of Barnwell, and Anna Valentine of Williston

USC Aiken

Graduates: Lenzie Brant, Samantha Holladay and Kathrine McKay, all of Barnwell, graduated from USC Aiken during the fall 2012 commencement ceremony
President's Honor Roll for the fall 2012 semester: Olivia Burbage and Jennifer McCurry, both of Barnwell; and Brittni Adams, Jessica Floyd, Janina Grace, Kimberly Ray, and Zachary Smith, all of Williston

Winthrop University

Bethany Rene' Pickering of Barnwell, was named to the Dean's List at Winthrop University of Rock Hill, for the Fall 2012 semester. Bethany is a junior majoring in Early Childhood Education and minoring in Elementary Education. Bethany was a 2010 graduate of Barnwell High School.
She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Pickering and the sister of Luke Pickering, all of Barnwell. 
Others named to Dean's List: Brent A. Bodiford, Clinton T. Boyleston, and Lorena M. Nuno, all of Williston, were named to the Dean's List at Winthrop University for the fall 2012 semester.
President's List: Ashley Nix of Williston
Graduates: Stephanie D. Jacobs of Barnwell earned her Master of Education degree in Educational Leadership during the winter commencement ceremony at Winthrop University.

Wofford College

Paul Tanner Walkup of Williston was named to the Dean's List at Wofford College for the fall 2012 semester.
To be named to the Dean's List, a student must be enrolled for at least 12 semester hours of graded courses and attain a semester grade point average of 3.6 or higher.