SEARCY — More than 800 students received diplomas and were recognized as Harding University graduates during a virtual ceremony on Aug. 15.

Area students included in the ceremony by city included:


Luisa Towery, Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering; Sydney Eddleman, Bachelor of Arts in comm sciences and disorders; and Audrey Parker, Master of Science in professional school counseling.

Cherry Valley

Heather Callicott, Master of Arts in excellence in teaching.


Anna Reddell, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Laken Reddell, Bachelor of Arts in communication sciences and disorders and leadership and ministry; Chelsea Butterworth, a Master of Science in clinical mental health counsel and an Educational Specialist’s degree in clinical mental health counseling; Kailyn Lamberson, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Michael Phillips, Master of Business Administration in management and business ethics; Noah Furby, Bachelor of Arts in computer science and leadership and ministry; and Haydin Hall, Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design.


Kylee Sanders, Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing.

Ravenden Springs

Shawna Ross, Bachelor of Science in public administration.


Megan Turner, Master of Education in special education.


Jaden Hill, Bachelor of Arts in communication sciences and disorders, and Ashley Duncan, Master of Science in Nursing in family nurse practitioner.