Eleven Dominican students who attended the Monroe College based in St Lucia graduated with honors on October 19.
They joined 81 other students from around the Caribbean at a ceremony held at Gaiety on Rodney Bay in St. Lucia.
Seven Dominicans graduate Summa Cum Laude, two Magna Cum Laude and one Cum Laude.
The honors are as follows:
Summa Cum Laude
Shama St. Hillaire
Magna Cum Laude
Another Dominican student, Calma Louis performed exceptionally while Leandra Cuffy obtained the highest GPA in the School of Allied Health Professions.
Eight Dominican students attended the graduation ceremony.
President of the college, Stephen J Jerome during his address said members of the class of 2014 have achieved many honors and can look back on their days at Monroe with a “sense of pride and accomplishment.”
“They are well prepared to either enter upon their career or to continue towards expanded educational horizons,” he said.
Jerome encouraged graduates to assist others to earn their College degrees.
The students graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree (BSc) in various disciplines including Accounting, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Hospitality Management, Information Technology and Public Health/ Health Services Administration.
Four students graduated with Master’s Degree in Business Administration and seven with Diploma in Environmental Health.