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Zachary Shannon Named Outstanding Senior Musician at UC


Williamsburg, KY. – The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Music Department presented Zachary Shannon (Somerset, Ky.) with the Outstanding Senior Music Major Award during the Fifty-Fifth Annual Honors Day Sunday, April 27, 2014, in the Gatliff Chapel on UC’s campus.

Shannon, the son of Pamela Shannon and Eddie Rose, is graduating with a degree in Music Education. Each year the Award for Outstanding Senior Music Major is presented to the senior music major who excels not only musically as a performer, but who also excels academically in his or her particular area of study.

Located in Williamsburg, Ky., University of the Cumberlands is an institution of regional distinction, which currently offers four undergraduate degrees in more than 40 major fields of study; 10 pre-professional programs; ten graduate degrees distributed over eight areas, including two doctorates and seven master’s degrees; certifications in education; and online programs. For more information visit