The Division of Natural & Mathematical Sciences (NATS) is extremely proud of the graduating class of 2019. The valedictorian, salutatorian, and both students who graduated “with distinction” were all members of the NATS Division.
Valedictorian: Daja Scurlock, Mathematics
Also graduates with distinction. Accepted position as an Actuarial Analyst with Willis Towers Watson in Memphis and will enter the graduate program in Computer Science at the University of Memphis in the fall.
Salutatorian: Jarianna Bates, Biology
Also graduates with distinction. Will be entering the 12-month BSN program at UTHSC College of Nursing in the fall followed by either the DNP or PhD program.
Graduates with Distinction: Karim Muhammad, Information Technology
Freelancing in website design and social media management/marketing while pursuing a career as a professional golfer.