DANVILLE, Ky. (June 17, 2020) Olivia Honaker of Brandenburg graduated from Centre College with a bachelor of science degree in biochemistry & molecular biology during the College's virtual Senior Celebration held on Sunday, May 24. Honaker graduated cum laude.
Centre held the virtual Senior Celebration to honor the 352 members of the Class of 2020 on the date originally scheduled for Commencement. President John and First Lady Susie Roush recognized the graduating class live on Zoom from the stage of Newlin Hall in Centre's Norton Center for the Arts. The event was not meant to take the place of an in-person Commencement weekend, which will occur in the future when conditions allow.
A graduate of Meade County High School, Honaker's parents are Bryan and Jennifer Honaker of Brandenburg.
Founded in 1819, Centre College is a U.S. News top-50 national liberal arts college, and named one of Forbes top-15 college/university in the South seven years in a row.