James Bradford Hughes '14


James Bradford Hughes '15 received the 2012 Second Honor Samuel S. Jones Phi Beta Kappa Award.Biology


James Bradford Hughes '15 received the Second Honor Samuel S. Jones Phi Beta Kappa Award for a grade point average of 3.9298.   The Samuel S. Jones Phi Beta Kappa Award recognizes juniors for their intellectual achievement and good citizenship.

A Madison Scholar, James serves as Treasurer of both the InterVarsity Christian Fellowship and the Pre-Health Society.  He is a member of the national scientific honor society Chi Beta Phi and received the Sophomore Academic Excellence Award at Final Convocation in Spring 2012.  A biology major, James is a graduate of Saint Andrew's School and is the son of Drs. Brian & Amy Hughes of Savannah.

A private college for men, Hampden-Sydney is ranked in the top tier of liberal arts colleges by U.S. News & World Report. The College is known for its liberal arts curriculum, the Honor Code which stresses individual and collective responsibility, and a focus on the education of young men.