The following local students were named to the spring 2013 Dean’s List at Hendrix College:

Jeremiah Patrick Bill, a senior, of Conway; Jordan Nathaniel Breckenridge, a 2013 graduate, of Conway; Andrew Luke Evans, a junior, of Conway; Sara Lynn Hales, a senior, of Conway; Kacey Kirsten Hight, a junior, of Conway; Mollie Elizabeth Long, a 2013 graduate, of Conway; Julia Lee McGill, a senior, of Conway; Justin Cole Murdock, a junior, of Conway; Carly Alexis Roark, a 2013 graduate, of Conway; Aline Umuhire-Juru, a junior, of Conway; Erik Gron Urban, a 2013 graduate, of Conway; Elizabeth Ann Williams, a 2013 graduate, of Conway.

The Dean’s List includes students who, completing no fewer than four whole credit courses in the semester for a letter grade, have received no grade other than A. Only 215 Hendrix students appeared on the spring Dean’s List.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the fifth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country’s "Up and Coming" liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report. Hendrix is featured in the 2012 edition of the Princeton Review as one of the country’s best 377 colleges, the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, Forbes magazine’s annual list of America’s Top 650 Colleges, and the 2013 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit

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