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William West receives the Excellence in P-12 Education Award


Williamsburg, Ky. - University of the Cumberlands (UC) presented William Von West (Williamsburg, KY) with the Excellence in P-12 Education Award during the 54th annual Honors Day Program on Sunday, April 21st.

West was also named to the University’s High Honor Roll. Students recognized for this honor must attain a minimum of 3.85 cumulative grade point average standing.

William, the son of Jerry and Denise West, will be graduated with certification in Art Education grades P - 12.

While at UC he has been active in the Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society in Education and is a member of the J.T. Vallandingham Honor Society.

After graduation, William plans to pursue a career in public education as well as continue his own academic career eventually earning the terminal degree.