Local students earn top spots on Harding dean’s list

Six students from the Conway area recently earned a spot on the dean’s list at Harding University this past fall semester, according to a news release.

Students Cassidy DeSalvo, a sophomore; Austin Westjohn, a freshman; Catherine Summers, a junior, all from Conway; Mike Permenter, a freshman from Greenbrier; Logan Evans, a freshman from Guy; and Aulora Fay, a senior from Vilonia all made the list.

The dean’s list is published each semester by Larry Long, university provost, to honor those who have achieved high scholarship. To be eligible, a student must be carrying 12 or more hours with a 3.65 or higher grade-point average on a 4.0 scale and have no incomplete grades.

Harding is the largest private university in Arkansas with 6,815 students and attracts more National Merit Scholars than any other private university in the state. Harding also maintains campuses in Australia, Chile, England, France, Greece, Italy and Zambia. For more information visit www.harding.edu.