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Brandy Grimes Receives Awards


WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. – Brandy Grimes, of Dublin, Ohio, was honored as the 2007 recipient of the Psychology Award, selected as a as a member of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges for 2006-2007, and inducted into the J. T. Vallandingham Scholastic Honor Society during the Honor’s Day service held at University of the Cumberlands April 23.

To receive JTV recognition, a student must have completed at least 96 semester hours as a full-time student and have a 3.5 standing or better each semester. The student must also have a cumulative standing of 3.7 or better.

While at Cumberlands, Brandy has maintained a 4.0 GPA. She has been active in Baptist Campus Ministries and made several mission trips with Appalachian Ministries. Brandy is a member of Pi Delta Phi, the French Honor Society and Psi Chi, the National Honor Society for Psychology. After graduation, Brandy will pursue a graduate degree in child and adolescent counseling.

Who’s Who is open to juniors and seniors who have been selected by the faculty and staff. These students have excelled in one or more of the following areas: participation and leadership in academic and extracurricular activities; citizenship and service to the school and community; and potential for future achievement.

Brandy is the daughter of Dennis and Mary Ann Grimes.

University of the Cumberlands, located in Williamsburg, Ky., is a private liberal arts college in its 118th year of operation. Cumberland offers four undergraduate degrees in 37 major fields of study, 30 minors and nine pre-professional programs.