Texas A&M University has named its honor students for the spring semester, recognizing them for outstanding academic performance. The Dean’s Honor Roll recognizes students taking at least 12 semester hours during the summer semester who have maintained a 3.75 or higher grade point out of a possible 4.0.

A second designation, “Distinguished Student,” recognizes those who earned a 3.5 to 3.74 GPR while taking at least 12 hours for the summer semester.

Among those recognized were: Ham, Madison N., of Orange, Bachelors Degree – Unspecified – Business Administration – Dean’s Honor Roll; and Revia, Colton T., of Vidor, Bachelor of Science – Computer Engineering – CEEN – Distinguished.

On Aug. 21, diplomas were awarded to approximately 1,700 Texas A&M University graduates during summer commencement ceremonies. Local students receiving degrees were: Benjamin A. Phares, of Orange, Master of International Affairs.