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2020 Rite of Sankofa Graduation

The Office of Multicultural Programs and Services and the Division of Student Affairs at the University of Georgia present the 2020 Rite of Sankofa Graduation page.

The Class of 2020


Georgette Adae-Mensah

Georgette Adae-Mensah

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Genetics
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Rasheeda Alford

Rasheeda Alford

Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) | Certificate: Nonprofit Management and Leadership
School of Social Work

Ramar Allen

Ramar Allen

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Leslie Anderson

Leslie Anderson

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) | Human Development and Family Science
Emphasis: Marriage and Family Therapy
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Tatiana Anthony

Tatiana Anthony

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Psychology
Certificate: African Studies
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Destine Bibbs

Destine Bibbs

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S)
| Human Development and Family Science
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Kelan Blash

Kelan Blash

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Shanice Blutcher

Shanice Blutcher

Master of Social Work (M.S.W.)
Certificate: Nonprofit Management and Leadership
School of Social Work

Bryant Bolds II

Bryant Bolds II

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Mayah Booker

Mayah Booker

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering

Sierra Buckner

Sierra Buckner

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Minor: Spanish
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Ashleigh Burroughs

Ashleigh Burroughs

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Public Relations
Minor: Sociology; Human Services
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Allysa Campbell

Allysa Campbell

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Plant Biology
Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Spanish
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Ashley Carter

Ashley Carter

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Journalism
Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Sociology
Minor: African Studies & New Media
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Brittany Carter

Brittany Carter

Master of Education (M.Ed.) | Middle Grades Science and Social Science Education
Emphasis: STEM Education
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Yakia Clark

Yakia Clark

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Desiree Coker

Desiree Coker

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S) | Human Development and Family Science
Minor: Sociology
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Sterling Crossley

Sterling Crossley

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) | Finance
Terry College of Business

Lerato Cummings

Lerato Cummings

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Sociology
Minor: African-American Studies
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Kayla Dargan

Kayla Dargan

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Computer Science
Minor: Fashion Merchandising
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

April Davis

April Davis

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Minor: Spanish
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

DeLauren Davis

DeLauren Davis

Master of Education (M.Ed.) | College Student Affairs Administration
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Irielle Duncan

Irielle Duncan

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology; Psychology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Alyssa Elmore

Alyssa Elmore

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biological Science
Minor: Women’s Studies
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Agbor Eno

Agbor Eno

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Sociology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Enoabasi Etefia

Enoabasi Etefia

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Psychology
Minor: Public Health
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Shalaundy'e Felton

Shalaundy'e Felton

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | History
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Michaela Finlayson

Michaela Finlayson

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biological Science
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences


Nia Freeman

Nia Freeman

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S) | Human Development and Family Science
Minor: African Languages and Literature; Certificate: African Studies
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Alizah Garvin

Alizah Garvin

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Bezawit Haileyesus

Bezawit Haileyesus

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Entertainment and Media Studies
Minor: New Media Studies
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Jordan Haliburton

Jordan Haliburton

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Animal Science
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Shannon Harris

Shannon Harris

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Genetics
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

LaToya Harris-Freeman

LaToya Harris-Freeman

Master of Social Work (M.S.W.)
School of Social Work

Destiny Hayes

Destiny Hayes

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biological Science
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Emilee Henry

Emilee Henry

Master of Arts (M.A.) | Nonprofit Management and Leadership
School of Social Work

Faith Henry

Faith Henry

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Exercise and Sport Science
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Jayda Hill

Jayda Hill

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Advertising
Minor: Sport Management; Certificate: New Media
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Kelsi Hill

Kelsi Hill

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Shayla Hopson

Shayla Hopson

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Animal Science
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Justin Ikara

Justin Ikara

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Alexis Isom

Alexis Isom

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) | Risk Management & Insurance
Certificate: Legal Studies
Terry College of Business

Aleah Jackson

Aleah Jackson

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Jermiya Jackson

Jermiya Jackson

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Environmental Health
College of Public Health

Katie Jackson

Katie Jackson

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Journalism
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Destinee Jackson

Destinee Jackson

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Animal Science
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Agi Jallow

Agi Jallow

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) | Interdisciplinary Studies - Animation
Minor: Philosophy; Certificate: Entrepreneurship
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Curria Johnson

Curria Johnson

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) | Marketing; International Business
Minor: Fashion Merchandising
Terry College of Business


Deondra Johnson

Deondra Johnson

Bachelor of Science in Education (B.S.Ed.) | Sports Management
Certificate: Entrepreneurship
Mary Frances Early College of Education


Jordyn Johnson

Jordyn Johnson

Bachelor of Science in Education (B.S.Ed.) | Sports Management
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Leyeama Johnson

Leyeama Johnson

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | International Affairs
Minor: Communication Studies, Certificate: Public Affairs Professional; Certificate: Applied Politics
School of Public and International Affairs

Marcus Jones

Marcus Jones

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Communication Sciences and Disorders
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Martin Jones

Martin Jones

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Health Promotion
College of Public Health

Isaiah Joseph

Isaiah Joseph

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Journalism
Minor: Communication Studies; Certificate: New Media

Sheweat Laine

Sheweat Laine

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) | Management Information Systems
Certificate: Personal and Organizational Leadership
Terry College of Business

Chelsea Lamptey

Chelsea Lamptey

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Kianna Lanier

Kianna Lanier

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Political Science
School of Public and International Affairs

Brittny Legros

Brittny Legros

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S) | Human Development and Family Science
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Mia Lester

Mia Lester

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Psychology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Tatiana Lim-Tom

Tatiana Lim-Tom

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Minor: Women's Studies
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Shemar Little

Shemar Little

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Minor: Public Health
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Alexandria Maddox

Alexandria Maddox

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biological Science
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Whitney Makokha

Whitney Makokha

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Health Promotion
Minor: Global Health
College of Public Health

Chassidy Mann

Chassidy Mann

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Sociology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Alicia May

Alicia May

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Minor: Spanish
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Cori Mbonzo

Cori Mbonzo

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Applied Biotechnology
Minor: Spanish; Certificate: Peace Corps Prep; Certificate: Health Disparities and Equity; Certificate: Arch Ready
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Kelsey Miller

Kelsey Miller

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Journalism
Minor: Communication Studies
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Alyssia Mitchell

Alyssia Mitchell

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) | Finance
Terry College of Business

Sheldyn Moore

Sheldyn Moore

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Communication Studies
Minor: Theatre
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Keyra Moran

Keyra Moran

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Psychology, Early Childhood Education
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Jaylan Ogletree

Jaylan Ogletree

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S) | Financial Planning
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Uchechi Ohanu

Uchechi Ohanu

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Minor: Spanish
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Christiana Onanuga

Christiana Onanuga

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Public Relations
Certificate: New Media; Certificate: African Studies
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Agozie Onyirimba

Agozie Onyirimba

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) | Finance
Terry College of Business

Carlmalita Parker

Carlmalita Parker

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Statistics
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Nycole Patterson

Nycole Patterson

Master of Social Work (M.S.W.)
School of Social Work

Marthine  Paul

Marthine Paul

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S) | Human Development and Family Science
Minor: Health Policy; Management
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Katera Powell

Katera Powell

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | International Affairs; Political Science
Certificate: Legal Studies
School of Public and International Affairs

Sydney  Pressley

Sydney Pressley

Bachelor of Science in Education (B.S.Ed.) | Exercise and Sport Science
Minor: Human Development and Family Science
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Marcus Prince

Marcus Prince

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Special Education (General Curriculum) K-12
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Andrew Roberts

Andrew Roberts

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S) | Human Development and Family Science
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Jewelle Schofield

Jewelle Schofield

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Psychology
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Kestrina Shrestha

Kestrina Shrestha

Master of Education (M.Ed.) | College Student Affairs Administration
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Kyanna Simpson

Kyanna Simpson

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Entertainment and Media Studies
Minor: Spanish
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Kierra Simuel

Kierra Simuel

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S) | Human Development and Family Science
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Tatiyana Sinkfield

Tatiyana Sinkfield

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biological Science
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Sydney Smith

Sydney Smith

Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S) | Human Development and Family Science
College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Oluwagbenga Sodiya

Oluwagbenga Sodiya

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Pharmaceutical Sciences
College of Pharmacy

Latoia Stovel

Latoia Stovel

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Health Promotion
College of Public Health

Juwan Taylor

Juwan Taylor

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Sports Management
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Kerbie Thebaud

Kerbie Thebaud

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Computer Systems Engineering
Minor: Computer Science; Certificate: Informatics
College of Engineering

Cameron Thomas

Cameron Thomas

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Health Promotion
College of Public Health

Amari  Tillman

Amari Tillman

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Public Relations
Minor: Fashion Merchandising
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Taylor Tucker

Taylor Tucker

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) | Marketing
Certificate: Music Business
Terry College of Business

Cynthia Ukawu

Cynthia Ukawu

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Mathematics
Minor: Computer Science
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Joshua Utomwen

Joshua Utomwen

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Minor: Public Health
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Jason Wallace

Jason Wallace

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) | Education
Graduate Certificate: Interdisciplinary Qualitative Studies
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Nia Waller

Nia Waller

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Political Science; Sociology
School of Public and International Affairs

Jordan Washington

Jordan Washington

Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) | Economics; Political Science
Terry College of Business; School of Public and International Affairs

Melvin Whitehead

Melvin Whitehead

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) | Education
Mary Frances Early College of Education

Ahdaysia Williamson-McAllister

Ahdaysia Williamson-McAllister

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Biology
Minor: Human Development and Family Science
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Caitlynn Wilson

Caitlynn Wilson

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | Cellular Biology
Minor: Spanish
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Kaela Yamini

Kaela Yamini

Bachelor of Science (B.S.); Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S.) | Psychology; Human Development and Family Science
Franklin College of Arts and Sciences