Junior Marshals Commissioned for Service during 2010-2011 Academic Year
August 27, 2010
Fifteen students were commissioned for service as Junior Marshals by Catawba College President Dr. W. Craig Turner in a ceremony held Wednesday, August 25 in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel on campus.
These Junior Marshals, who assist College Marshal David Pulliam, assure that order and dignity are observed during formal occasions at the college, including Semester Opening convocations, Award's Day, Baccalaureate, and Commencement, where they add order and dignity to the proceedings. Marshals also serve at the Service of Lessons and Carols and as ushers and hospitality at some collegeEvents.
Junior Marshals are chosen from the rising junior class each year based on academic excellence. The top fifteen students, by GPA, in the Day Program are selected at the beginning of the fall semester and the top fifteen in the School of Evening and Graduate Studies are selected at the end of Block 3 in the Spring Semester. They embody the best of Catawba College in both academic achievement and service to the College community.
Junior Marshals from the day program for the 2010-2011 academic year include James Walker Abbott of Winston-Salem; Michelle L. Chaffee of Holly Springs; Whitney Leigh Corriher of Salisbury; Marissa Elizabeth DiMarco of Voorhees, N.J.; Lori Beth Fraley of Cleveland; Julie Roseann Gilley of Dobson; Allison Michelle Justice of Bishopville, Md.; Whitney Paige Mullis of Kannapolis; Gail Elaine Murray of Shallotte; Joshua Logan Owens of Mt. Pleasant; Alyssa Darlene Retundie of Mooresville; Claire Elise Robinson of Houston, Texas; Jesse Mitchell Siak of Hendersonville; Robin Elizabeth Tynes of Black Mountain; and Amanda Gwyn Williams of Indian Trail.