Kristian Charles Givens, son of Kenneth and Mary Jo Givens of Mountain Top, received academic honors at the University of Tampa by making the University’s Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 semester. To qualify for Dean’s List, a student must earn a GPA of 3.75 or higher on a 4.0 grade scale.
A junior at the University of Tampa, Givens is majoring in Secondary Education-Social Studies in the school’s Department of Education under the College of Social Sciences, Mathematics and Education. Kristian is a brother of Theta
Chi Fraternity and is also the Vice President of Kappa Delta Pi, the International Education Honor Society within his school’s chapter.
He graduates in the Spring of 2018 and plans to stay in Florida and teach high school social studies.
Kristian also plans to go back to graduate school in order to receive a Master’s degree in Educational Administration to become a school administrator.