maincurve UC Library MyUC iLearn Webmail Home
title Media Relations Home



Cumberlands Recognizes Seventy Hutton Scholars

Williamsburg, KY. - On Saturday, May 10th, University of the Cumberlands (UC) recognized 70 undergraduate students as being Hutton Scholars during their annual commencement ceremony in the O. Wayne Rollins Center.

The Hutton Leadership and Community Service Program is a four-phase program providing leadership training and community service opportunities for the UC students.

The requirement for graduation includes the complete of the UC insights program during the first semester of enrollment, the successful completion of the leadership seminar, and a minimum of 40 hours of community service following the seminar.

Students participating in the optional fourth phase of community service, performing a minimum of 200 hours of community service, are then named Hutton Scholars.

The class of 2014 contributed a total of 34,483 hours of service to their communities. Seventy graduating seniors were designated Hutton Scholars.

The 2014 Hutton Scholars are:

Jackie Alexander (Brodhead, KY), James Angelico- Hinton (Columbus, OH), James Baker (Heidrick, KY), Lyndsay Baker (Williamsburg, KY), Terra Baker (London, KY), Katlyne Beeler (Corryton, TN), Jeremy Berta (Williamsburg, KY), Tyler Bird (Burnside, KY), Tia Blakeman(Lexington, KY) , Charles Brown (Corbin, KY), Logan Butler (Albany, KY), Brian Campbell (Somerset, KY), Abbey Cherry (Cincinnati, OH), Angela Coffey (Stearns, KY), Joy Coleman (Georgetown, KY), Edwin Corgiat (Norris, TN) , Eleanor Croley (Williamsburg, KY), Andrew Diehl (Independence, KY), Jessica Eldridge (London, KY),, Ashley Estes (Lexington, KY) , Carleen Fletcher (London, KY), Carla Fountain (Springfield, NE), Deana Gabbard (Mount Vernon, KY), Thomas Green (Annville, KY), Emily Hemphill (Edgewater, MD), Grant Henderson (Pippa Passes, KY) , Kayla Holder (Corbin, KY), Jordan Infield (Knoxville, TN), Jungwon Jo, Caroline Johnson (Bowling Green, KY), Danielle Jufer (Nicholasville, KY), Cassaundra Kalman (Beaver Creek, OH), Kristen Keller (Greenville, IN), Kara Lawson (Dayton, OH), Sheenah Letcher (Batavia, OH), Elizabeth Martin (Crittenden, KY), Bailey Mays (Heiskell, TN), Kaera McCracken (Lexington, KY), Amber McDaniel (London, KY), Jenette Mitchell(Monroe Township, NJ), Brandon Nance (Corbin, KY), Kenneth Newton(Lexington, KY), Brandy Norman (Carlisle, KY), Joseph Partin (Woodbine, KY), Bradley Pearce (Lexington, KY), Patrick Rowe (Lawrenceburg, KY), Rufus Higgins (Gray, KY), Seth Schilling(Dayton, OH), Zachary Shannon(Somerset, KY), Lee Sharp (Paris, KY), Sarah Sheldon (Augusta, KY), Kayla Smith (Williamsburg, KY), Kristina Smith (London, KY), Jessica Speake (Lancaster, KY), Emily Strunk (Williamsburg, KY), Bethany Sturdivant (Walton, KY), Mio Todoroki(Yamanashi, Japan), Natasha Ulrich (East Bernstadt, KY), Angela Underwood (Harrodsburg, KY), Foy Underwood (Lexington, KY), Natasha Underwood (Artemus, KY), Leslie Varney(McAndrews, KY), Charles Vaughn (Mount Vernon, KY), Kendel Vickers (Corbin, KY), Mary Wash (Harrodsburg, KY), Solomon Whitaker (Neon, KY), Eric Wright (Clinton, TN, Tanner Yankey (Lawrenceburg, KY), Samantha Young (Barbourville, KY), and Milagros Zamora (Williamsburg, KY).

The late Dr. Edward L. Hutton established himself in the business world and became known throughout the world for his exemplary leadership abilities. Dr. Hutton provided support for the leadership and community service program since its inception and was the most vocal cheerleader in UC’s efforts to provide practical training for students.

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; nine pre-professional programs; nine graduate degrees, including two doctorates, a specialist, and six master’s degrees; certifications in education; and online programs.