The Norman Transcript


May 1, 2014

Local graduates earn perfect GPAs

NORMAN — Eighty-eight students who are participating in 2014 commencement ceremonies at the University of Oklahoma on May 9 maintained perfect 4.0 grade point averages throughout their undergraduate careers at OU. Of the total, 54 reside in Oklahoma.

The students will be recognized by the bronze medallions on crimson ribbons they will wear during commencement ceremonies. Each of the students has completed the equivalent of four years of college and more than 120 hours of coursework, never making less than an “A” in class.

Seventy-four May candidates are being recognized and include local students from Moore and Norman.

The local candidates are as follows: Victor Q. Bui, of Moore, chemical biosciences; Brooke E. Hamilton, of Norman, history; Janci K. Jeannotte, of Norman, social work; Alexander O. Mann, of Norman, microbiology; Hailey J. Neubauer, of Norman, sociology; Maryum Shahzad, of Norman, microbiology; Suzanne V. Smeltzer, of Norman, liberal studies; Dylan Gray Smith, of Norman, civil engineering; and Liana K. Willis, of Norman, English.

Also participating in commencement will be Dec. 10 graduates and four August graduates.

December graduates from Norman being recognized are Tania Khouri, art; Zachary D. McWilliams, computer engineering; Amanda Ross, elementary education; and Gabrielle Skillings, political science.

Additionally, Kristina Michelle Richey, of Norman, will be recognized as a August graduate for art history.

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