Student of the Month - March 2017

Caitlin McAlister

Caitlin McAlisterAfter graduating from Colmesneil High School in 2013 and receiving a Mirabeau Scholarship, Caitlin started at Lamar as a music major but has since changed to history, with a music minor. She is working on a project on American composer John Philip Sousa and is writing an honors thesis on the influence of classical music on heavy metal. Her activities at Lamar include Phi Alpha Theta, the Showcase of Southeast Texas Marching Band, the LU Concert Band, and the Honors Student Association. She is also a frequent contributor to the University Press.