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LSU Awards 53 Students Prestigious University Medal

05/16/2014 10:34 AM

BATON ROUGE – Fifty-three graduating LSU seniors with the highest grade-point averages in the spring 2014 class received the University Medal during a ceremony on May 15 in the LSU Union Theater. The ceremony was held as part of the university’s 283rd commencement exercises.

 

The graduating medalists were also recognized during the main commencement ceremony, held in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

 

The medalists, listed by hometown and state below, are the students who authorized the release of their names:

 

ALABAMA
Mobile

Richard Eric Huettermann Jr., Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

LOUISIANA
Alexandria

Melanie Carroll, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Baton Rouge
Daniel Kopcso, Bachelor of Science from the College of Engineering
Jordan Hume, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Julia Winters, Bachelor of Science from the School of the Coast and Environment
Megan Rials, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Nicolas Moreau, Bachelor of Science from the College of Engineering

 

Berwick
Catherine Parsiola, Bachelor of Arts from the Manship School of Mass Communication

 

Bossier City
Emily Watkins, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

 

Brusly
Ellyn Marks, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Covington
Bristie Simth, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Art & Design
Kelsey Hershey, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Denham Springs
Daniel Carpenter, Bachelor of Science from the College of Engineering

 

Geismar
Jennifer West, Bachelor of Science from the College of Agriculture

 

Gonzales
Markita Lewis, Bachelor of Science from the College of Agriculture
Philip Goppelt, Bachelor of Science from the College of Engineering

 

Kenner
Jenna Whittaker, Bachelor of Science from the College of Human Sciences and Education
Kaitlyn Salzer, Bachelor of Science from the College of Human Sciences and Education

 

Lacombe
Kayla Krodinger, Bachelor of Science from the College of Agriculture

 

Lafayette
William Ishee, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Lake Charles
Kyle Paulk, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science
Mary Laborde, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Luling
Kelsi Ocmand, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

 

Mandeville
Brittany Dranguet, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Gabrielle Braud, Bachelor of Arts from the Manship School of Mass Communication
Jacob Dubuc, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science
Michelle Limbaugh, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science and Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

 

Marrero
Joshua Culotta, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Napoleonville
Aimee Landry, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Metairie
Chelsea Kliebert, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

New Orleans
Taylor Newton, Bachelor of Science from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

 

New Roads
Taylor Parks, Bachelor of Science from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

 

Pineville
Xingjian Gao, Bachelor of Science from the College of Engineering

 

Ponchatoula
Ashten Landry, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

 

River Ridge
Alex Hotard, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities & Social Sciences

 

Shreveport
Caitlin Alexis “Alex” Cochran, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science
Caroline Hagan, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science
Grant Patton, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science
Kyle Schuler, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Slidell
Zachary Goodnow, Bachelor of Science from the College of Agriculture

 

St. Amant
Lindsey Boley, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Art & Design

 

Thibodaux
Clare Cartozzo, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

Zachary
Jane Noble, Bachelor of Science from the College of Human Science and Education
Oliver Sinquefield, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

MISSISSIPPI
Long Beach

Gerald Favre III, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

NEW YORK
West Shokan

Margaret Price, Bachelor of Arts from the Manship School of Mass Communication

 

TEXAS
Fort Worth

Kaylee S. Al-Saigh, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science and Bachelor of Science from the E.J. Ourso College of Business

 

Galveston
Allison Bohn, Bachelor of Science from the College of Human Sciences and Education

 

Houston
Ariana Kalziqi, Bachelor of Science from the School of Coast and Environment

 

Katy
Annelise Annestrand, Bachelor of Science from the College of Engineering

 

Plano
Christina Chang, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Art & Design

 

The Woodlands
Eric Newberry, Bachelor of Science from the E.J. Ourso College of Business

 

CHINA
Jiangxi Province
Fuzhou

Ming Zhu, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science

 

For more information on the spring 2014 LSU commencement, visit www.lsu.edu/commencement.

 

 

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Contact Aaron Looney
LSU Media Relations
225-578-3871
alooney@lsu.edu