Mallory A. Parish, a senior family studies major from Bonifay has been named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala.

To qualify for the honor, a student must have earned a minimum 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0 while attempting at least 12 credit hours of coursework. The Dean's List is the highest academic recognition given by the school at the end of each semester.