Local LU students graduate with honors
Lamar University graduated 180 students with honors during spring commencement ceremonies May 23 in the Montagne Center. Sixty-five students graduated summa cum laude (with highest honors), with grade-point averages ranging from 3.8 to 4.0.
Local graduates are:
Bridge City: Jessica Franklin
Orange: Shelby Harmon, Devan Hughes, Jordan King, Daniel Rondomanski, Bria Thibodeaux and Marissa Wyatt.
Orangefield: Jenna Cook
Vidor: Kaitlyn Hinch, Morgan Jiminez, Jacob Rhodes and Courtney Williams.
Fifty-five students graduated magna cum laude (with high honors), with GPAs of 3.65 to 3.79. Those local students are:
Bridge City: Shelby Maxwell Clark, Kayla Perkins and Samuel Placette.
Orange: Derek Borel, Brittany Lytle, Kaley Pennington and Jacob Spurgeon.
Vidor: Jammie Bertrand and Zachery Peevey.
Sixty students graduated cum laude (with honors), with GPAs of 3.5 to 3.64. Local graduates include:
Bridge City: Morgan Walston
Orange: Ashlee Broussard, Brittany Derouen, MD Hasan and Amanda Toups.
Vidor: Vincent Armstrong, Adrian Morgan, Candace Tant and Cody Worth.