Park University Announces Graduates from Beaufort MCAS Campus

May 20, 2019 — Park University’s Beaufort (S.C.) Marine Corps Air Station Campus held its commencement ceremony on May 17 at the Marine Corps Recruiting Depot Parris Island (S.C.) Theater. The University had 25 students eligible to participate in the ceremony — 17 students received a bachelor’s degree and eight students received an associate degree.


(Honors designation key ([at least 30 earned credit hours prior to the last term of enrollment at Park University]):
          •  @ — Summa Cum Laude (3.9 to 4.0 grade point average)
          •  # — Magna Cum Laude (3.7 to 3.899 GPA)
          •  $ — Cum Laude (3.5 to 3.699 GPA)
(Name, Degree Concentration [if applicable], Hometown and High School Attended [if known])

Bachelor of Public Administration
          •  Emily R. Schumacher, Public Service, Beaufort, S.C. (attended Fond du Lac [Wis.] High School)

Bachelor of Science
          •  @ Tasha LaChant Binyard, Management/Healthcare, Beaufort, S.C. (attended Beaufort High School)
          •  Aaron Thomas England, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, New Bern, N.C. (attended Fredericktown [Mo.] High School)
          •  Marcus A. Espinosa, Criminal Justice Administration/Security, Fort Benning, Ga.
          •  $ Shonna Caponza Golston, Management/Healthcare, El Paso, Texas (attended Airport High School, West Columbia, S.C.)
          •  # Arriel K. Green, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Belle Chasse, La. (attended Irmo High School, Columbia, S.C.)
          •  Terry P. Harden, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Bluffton, S.C.
          •  Laura R. Henthorne, Management/Human Resources, Beaufort, S.C.
          •  @ Todd McCowan, Management/Computer Information Systems, Beaufort, S.C. (attended Jay County High School, Portland, Ind.)
          •  # Casey Earl Oubre, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Beaufort, S.C.
          •  Matessa J. Point, Management/Logistics, Brentwood, Tenn.
          •  Jose Rodriguez, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Lexington, S.C.
          •  $ Julio Santos, Management, Beaufort, S.C.
          •  Robert J. Stephenson, Management/Computer Information Systems and Management/Marketing, Beaufort, S.C.
          •  @ Jesse H. Swick, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Beaufort, S.C.
          •  # Richard Vidinha, Management/Logistics, Beaufort, S.C.
          •  @ Reed R. Witherite, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Seneca, S.C.

Associate of Science
          •  Shaina Bush, Management, Beaufort, S.C. (attended Northwestern High School, Albion, Pa.)
          •  Sydney M. Compton, Criminal Justice Administration, Beaufort, S.C.
          •  Frank A. Davis Jr., Management, Maysville, N.C. (attended Mount Miguel High School, Spring Valley, Calif.)
          •  Brandon J. Peterkin, Social Psychology, Okatie, S.C. (attended Maple Shade [N.J.] High School)
          •  Erin R. Ramsay, Management, Beaufort, S.C. (attended Penn-Trafford High School, Harrison City, Pa.)
          •  Patricia A. Trotter, Management, Upper Marlboro, Md. (attended Seneca Vocational High School, Buffalo, N.Y.)
          •  Andrew Vera Vega, Criminal Justice Administration, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
          •  Stephanie R. Watson, Criminal Justice Administration, Bluffton, S.C.



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