Emily Marie Hornbaker of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., a graduate of Berkeley Springs High School, was among the graduate and undergraduate students recognized at Frostburg State University’s Honors Convocation in May.
Hornbaker, who received departmental honors in music, graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in K-12 music education, with an emphasis in clarinet.
She has been actively involved in FSU’s Wind Ensemble, Clarinet Ensemble, Marching Bobcats and University Chorale.
She is a member of the FSU chapters of Sigma Alpha Iota, Phi Eta Sigma, Order of Omega and the National Association for Music Education, and is a 2012 graduate of the Sloop Institute for Excellence in Leadership.
Hornbaker plans to pursue a career in K-12 instrumental music and a master’s degree in music education.
She is the daughter of Mary V. Hornbaker of Berkeley Springs.
• Robin Hiromi Bond of Walkersville, Md., a graduate of Frederick (Md.) High School, was among the graduate and undergraduate students recognized at Frostburg State University’s Honors Convocation in May.
Bond, who received honors in general education in sociology, will be one of the first FSU students attending the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown to graduate with a minor in cultural anthropology.
She has made the dean’s list every semester and in 2011 was inducted into Alpha Kappa Delta. Also in 2011, she received an award from the Black Student Alliance in recognition of her high grade-point average.
Bond served on the student council at USMH, as well as being an editor of the FSU Department of Sociology’s “Activist: Journal of Undergraduate Research.”
Bond plans to continue her education, pursuing a master’s degree in applied sociology and a doctorate in the sociology of human rights.
She is the daughter of Yukiko Bond of Frederick.