Fifteen local students were among a record number who made the University of Kentucky dean’s list for the spring 2020 semester.

The following Lyon and Caldwell County residents were recognized:

Landon C. Alvis of Eddyville, mechanical and production engineering.

Nicholas Martin Burton of Eddyville, pre-mechanical engineering.

Allison Jewel Ellis of Eddyville, agriculture and medical biotechnology.

Tally Beth Freeman of Princeton, architecture.

Rachael K. Klueppel of Eddyville, agriculture and medical biotechnology.

Halle Nichole Lofton, of Princeton, pre-accounting.

Tylor J. Mendez of Kuttawa, computer engineering.

Parker Madison Parent, pre-finance.

Taylor Dean McDaniels of Princeton, management.

Bailee K. Taylor of Fredonia, agricultural and medical biotechnology.

La’Keia Devon Walker of Princeton, family sciences.

Jenna Rose White of Eddyville, family sciences.

Trent Anthony Wilson of Kuttawa, pre-accounting.

Tyler Lee Wilson of Kuttawa, mechanical engineering.

Jin Hong Zheng of Princeton, finance.

A total of 9,705 students were recognized for their outstanding academic performance.

To make a dean’s list in one of the UK colleges, a student must earn a grade-point average of 3.6 or higher and must have earned 12 credits or more in that semester, excluding credits earned in pass-fail classes. Some UK colleges require a 3.5 GPA to make the dean’s list.