2019-2020 Student Excellence Award Recipients

Student Excellence Awards recognize outstanding academic achievement, co-curricular involvement, and contributions to Guilford Technical Community College and the surrounding community. Congratulations to these remarkable students!

North Carolina Community College System
Academic Excellence Award, GTCC

This award is given to one student in each of the 58 North Carolina community colleges. Recipients have completed at least 12 semester credit hours in an associate degree program, maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, participate in GTCC activities outside the classroom, and are progressing toward educational goals.

Kathryn Barman
Associate of Applied Science in Pharmacy Technology, Health Sciences

Student Academic Excellence Award

The Student Academic Excellence Award is granted to students who have received a faculty or staff nomination, earned a program GPA of 3.0 or higher, are currently taking curriculum classes within an associate degree program, participate in GTCC activities outside the classroom, and are progressing toward educational and/or career goals.

Justin Deeds
GTCC Excellence Awards Justin Deeds
Associate of Applied Science in Automotive Systems Technology, ICET

Eric Diaz
Associate of Arts, HSS

Wesley Durham
GTCC Excellence Awards Wesley Durham
Associate of Fine Arts in Visual Arts, BCPA

Muhammad Faizan
GTCC Excellence Awards Muhammad Faizan
Associate of Arts, HSS

Alyssa Harris
GTCC Excellence Awards Alyssa Harris
Associate of Applied Science in Paralegal Technology, BCPA

Tommy Johnson
GTCC Excellence Awards Tommy Johnson
Associate of Applied Science Aviation Electronics Technology, AVI

Vanessa Keshguerian
Associate of Applied Science in Computer Integrated Machining, ICET

Christopher Lee
GTCC Excellence Awards Chris Lee
Associate of Applied Science Aviation Electronics Technology, AVI

Tim McMasters
Associate of Science, STEM

Neil Sharma
GTCC Excellence Awards Neil Sharma
Associate of Science, STEM

Lydia Stoops
Associate of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Science, HSPS

Valerie Theobald
Associate of Applied Science in Radiography, Health Sciences

Emily Wilson
GTCC Excellence Awards Emily Wilson
Associate of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Science, HSPS

Michelle Dawn Wilson
GTCC Excellence Awards Dawn Wilson
Associate of Applied Science in Medical Office

Perseverance Award

Students receiving the Perseverance Award were nominated by faculty or staff, maintain a program GPA of 3.0 or higher, are currently taking curriculum classes within a program of study, and have overcome a significant challenge while enrolled at GTCC.

Amelia Cudd

Yensi Vente Espana
GTCC Excellence Awards Yensi Vente Espana

Bryant Mack
GTCC Excellence Awards Bryant Mack

Jennifer Ramirez

Patricia Trefethen
GTCC Excellence Awards Patty Trefethen

Community Service Award

The Community Service Award is granted to students who are nominated by faculty or staff, maintain a program GPA of 3.0 or higher, are currently taking curriculum classes within a program of study, and regularly participate in community activities.

Bryce Scott
GTCC Excellence Awards Bryce Scott

Katherine Gordon

Patrick Sutton
GTCC Excellence Awards Patrick Sutton

Andre West

Cielo Esquivel
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