Eastern Kentucky University: Brittany "Nikki" Griffitts, a 17-year-old sophomore, was initiated in Alpha Lambda Delta sorority for her success into making the dean's and president's lists. She is the daughter of Christy Griffitts of Danville and the fiance of John Michael Peach of Harrodsburg.
Morehead State University: Andrew Crowe, a junior, has been included in the prestigious Mission Design Team for KySat2. KySat, which began in 2006, is an ambitious joint enterprise involving public organizations, colleges and universities, and private companies. It is a student-led initiative involving the design, build, payload development, launch and on-orbit operations of small satellites. The goal of KySat, of which MSU is a member, is to promote science, technology, engineering, innovation and education in Kentucky.
Western Kentucky University: Courtney Baines has received the Outstanding Geography Senior award from the Department of Geography and Geology in Ogden College of Science and Engineering at Western Kentucky University. The award was presented during the college's award ceremony on April 15. Baines is an intern at the Barren River Area Development District and has worked on homeland security issues, as well as a comprehensive plan digitizing regional 911 data.