Seven Business Students Earn University Medals

Mary Alice Booker, Mallory Guillot, Mary Peartree, Ashley Pou, Cullen Richardson, Connor Usie and Marissa Wehrer were each recognized as University Medalists during the Fall 2017 Diploma Ceremony.

Mary Alice Booker, Mallory Guillot, Mary Peartree, Ashley Pou, Cullen Richardson, Connor Usie and Marissa Wehrer were each recognized as University Medalists during the Fall 2017 Diploma Ceremony.

December 20, 2017

BATON ROUGE - LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business graduates Mary Alice Booker of Shreveport, La.; Mallory Guillot of Covington, La.; Mary Peartree of Cypress, Texas; Ashley Pou of New Orleans; Cullen Richardson of Lake Charles, La.; Connor Usie of Zachary, La.; and Marissa Wehrer of Kenner, La. were each recognized as University Medalists during the Fall 2017 Diploma Ceremony.

Medals are awarded to those students who earned a GPA of 4.0 or higher during their time at LSU. 

Booker earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting and plans to remain at LSU and pursue her master of accountancy. Booker received numerous scholarships and academic awards during her time at LSU. She served as assistant treasurer for Kappa Delta and was a member of the Student Finance Association.

Guillot earned a bachelor’s degree in management and minor in French. She served on the Business College Council and was a member of Alpha Phi International Fraternity and Rho Lambda Honors Society. Guillot received many academic honors including being named a Rucks Fellow, the highest level of academic achievement among senior management majors. She plans to begin classes at the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center in the fall.
 
Peartree earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting. She will return to the E. J. Ourso College of Business for her master of accountancy in the spring. Peartree received both the Tiger Transfer Scholarship and the Chevron College of Business Scholarship. She was a member of Beta Alpha Psi and Delta Gamma. 
 
Pou earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting with a minor in anthropology. During her time at LSU, she was named to the LSU Chancellor’s Honor Roll and received the LSU University College Athletic Department Endowed Scholarship. Pou was a member of Beta Gamma Sigma and Delta Delta Delta, among other activities. She plans to work in EY’s forensic investigation and dispute services division in New Orleans.

Richardson earned his bachelor’s degree in finance. During his time at LSU, he was a member of the Student Real Estate Association, Student Finance Association and Beta Gamma Sigma, among other activities. He was named to the LSU President’s Honor Roll and received the Academic Scholars Resident Award. He plans to attend law school.

Usie earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting. He played clarinet in the Tiger Band. An Eagle Scout, Usie is seeking employment with the finance department of the City of Baton Rouge.

Wehrer earned her bachelor’s degree in marketing with a minor in entrepreneurship. Following graduation, she will move to Spain to work for a proximity marketing company. During her time at LSU, Wehrer earned numerous academic honors. She joined the LSU Student Incubator and started a jewelry business. She was a member of several organizations including Phi Kappa Phi and Delta Zeta. 
 
About the E. J. Ourso College of Business
Since its establishment in 1928, the E. J. Ourso College of Business has continuously improved and expanded its offerings for students and alumni. Additionally, the college has made it a priority to provide its faculty with the resources it needs to further research in every aspect of the business world and to produce industry leaders for a global work environment. For more news and information about the E. J. Ourso College, visit lsu.edu/business.
 
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Angela McBride
LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business
225-578-7833