Lamar University graduated 72 students with honors during fall commencement ceremonies December 13 in the Montagne Center.

Local students graduating summa cum laude (with highest honors), with grade-point averages ranging from 3.8 to 4.0 include:

Orange: 

Christine Janet Abbott and Lena Marie Brooks

Vidor:

Hannah Marjorie Dietrich and Logan Dane Sonnier.

Graduating magna cum laude (with high honors), with GPAs of 3.65 to 3.79 are:

Bridge City:

Chelsea Cheek

Orange:

Stephanie Rene Blackburn and Sarah Elise Douglas

Vidor:

Albert Keith McDaniel

Cum laude (with honors), with GPAs of 3.5 to 3.64 graduates were:

Bridge City: 

Mallory Marie Matt