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Two Birmingham-Southern students receive academic achievement award
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.-Birmingham-Southern College seniors Kristina Sanders and Carol Thetford, both from Mobile, are each recipients of a John Marshall Gersting prize presented during the college's 2010 Honors Day Convocation.
Sanders' Gersting award was presented by the college's Business and Accounting Department. Thetford received the Gersting Award from the college's Department of Economics. Both awards recognize undergraduate students who have achieved the highest grade-point average in each of these departments.
Sanders is a business administration major and the daughter of Dr. Donald Sanders of Mobile and Kristy Sanders of Fairhope. Thetford is an economics major and the daughter of Joseph and Robin Thetford.