MSU announces spring graduates

Mississippi State University has released a list of students graduating for the 2021 spring term.
Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the minimum required averages for each, based on a 4.0 scale, include: summa cum laude, 3.80; magna cum laude, 3.60; and cum laude, 3.40.
The academic honors are recorded on the graduates’ diplomas and permanent records, as well as in the commencement program.
Local students receiving degrees include:
Crystal Springs – Oscar Roberto Castro, BS, College of Arts and Sciences, cum laude; Alex Felder, BS, Bagley College of Engineering; Emily Rebekah Hust, BS, College of Arts and Sciences; Matthew Glenn Roberson, BS, Bagley College of Engineering, cum laude;
Hazlehurst – Payton Miguel Allen, BS, College of Education; Connor Wesley Chapin, BS, Bagley College of Engineering, magna cum laude; Emily Elizabeth Ferrell, BS, College of Education, magna cum laude; Erin Renee Davis Lowe, BS, Bagley College of Engineering, magna cum laude; John Colton Meadows, BS, College of Education;
Wesson – Alexandra Lane Lowery, MS, College of Ag. And Life Sciences; David Thames, MBA, College of Business; Bailey Paul Warren, BS, College of Education; and James Colton Watson, BA, College of Arts and Sciences, summa cum laude.