ROCK HILL, S.C. - Senior Mitchell Lee Williams of Charlotte, N.C., received the Tillman Award at Winthrop University’s fall commencement exercises on Dec. 16.
The Tillman Award is the university’s highest academic honor. Established in 1940 to honor former S.C. Governor Benjamin Ryan Tillman, the award recognizes the graduate who has most consistently met the demands of academic excellence.
Williams is a business major concentrating in finance.