Ouachita Baptist University officials recognized a total of 296 graduates at the university’s May 11 commencement ceremony, including 240 Bachelor of Arts degrees, 39 Bachelor of Science degrees, 10 Bachelor of Music degrees and seven Bachelor of Music Education degrees.
The ceremony honored graduates who earned their degrees from August 2012 through May 2013. The class featured 123 honor graduates, including 24 who graduated summa cum laude with a grade point average of 3.95 or higher, 52 who graduated magna cum laude (3.75 GPA) and 47 who graduated cum laude (3.5 GPA). University officials also recognized eight graduates who completed Ouachita’s Carl Goodson Honors Program and 31 members of Alpha Chi national honor society.
Cabot — Carrie Lieblong, May 2013, magna cum laude, Bachelor of Arts, Biology; Noah Mitchell, May 2013, Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy and Christian Studies/Biblical Studies; Matt Peckat, May 2013, Bachelor of Science, Biology; Cody Stroud, May 2013, magna cum laude, Bachelor of Science, Biology; Cody Webster, May 2013, magna cum laude, Bachelor of Science, Biology.
Lonoke — Daniel Smith, Dec. 2012, Bachelor of Arts, Christian Studies/Christian Theology and Philosophy.