LU News Archive

16 graduate with honors Aug. 18

Sixteen Lamar University students graduated with honors during summer commencement ceremonies Aug. 18 in the Montagne Center.

Summa cum laude graduates, with grade-point averages ranging from 3.8 to 4.0, are

Kayla Holloway and Maegan Walters, both of Lumberton, and Natasha Walker of Winnie.

Magna cum laude graduates, with GPAs of 3.65 to 3.79, are Todd Banning, Julia Byrne and John Young, all of Beaumont; Andrew Bourgeois, Groves, Hillary Dean, Jasper; Melinda Thibodeaux and Olivia Wagner, Orange; Angela Williams, Lumberton; and Ana Barrientos, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Christopher Burnette of Norfolk, Va.; Sharon Seal of Bridge City, Gary Waldrop of Lumberton and Ashley Williams of Aledo graduated cum laude, with GPAs of 3.5 to 3.64.