Tarleton State University’s spring commencement was held May 9-10. Seven students from Glen Rose and two from Walnut Springs were among the graduates.

Glen Rose:

Landon Wayne Ballman - BSN in Nursing

Samantha A. Bonilla - BS in Communications

Clara Elizabeth Carpenter - BS in Communications - Summa Cum Laude

Laura Marie Graham - BS in Sociology - Magna Cum Laude

Heather Leann Higgins - BS in Interdisciplinary Studies

Halston Gene McMillan - BS in Management - Cum Laude

Amanda Kaye Vineyard - BS in Exercise and Sport Studies - Summa Cum Laude

Walnut Springs:

Rachel Renee’ Uloth, - BBA in Management

Steven David Stein Jr., - BBA in Human Resources Management

Tarleton State University has released its ‘A’ Honor Roll list for the spring 2008 semester. Students listed on the ‘A’ Honor Roll have a 4.0 grade point ratio (GPR) on the 4.0 system and are taking a minimum of 12 credit hours.

Glen Rose:

Clara Carpenter - Communications

Tyler Eschbach - Chemistry

Kelli Lewis - Chemistry

Karen Plants - Interdisciplinary Studies

Amanda Vineyard - Exercise and Sport Studies

Tarleton State University has released the Distinguished Students list for the spring 2008 semester. Twenty-seven of the students are from Glen Rose and one is from Walnut Springs.

Distinguished Students include freshman and sophomore students who have a minimum 3.25 GPR and no grade lower than a C, and juniors and seniors who have a minimum 3.5 GPR with no grade lower than a C. All must be in good standing with the university.

Glen Rose:

Landon Ballman - Nursing

Lauren Barnard - History

Paige Brown - Nursing

Haley Bruce - Interdisciplinary Studies

Kyle Carpenter - Pre-Veterinary Medicine

Laurell Carpenter - Interdisciplinary Studies

Luisa Cossio - Undeclared

Areli De Reza - Liberal Studies

Bree Descoteaux - Interdisciplinary Studies

Tyler Dunn - Exercise and Sport Studies

Jose Espinosa - Industrial Technology

Robert Hess - Engineering

Charles Higgins - Undeclared

Morgan Kuykendall - Nursing

Kimila Leach - Music

Molly Magee - Undeclared

Holly Neill - Biology

Shevin Peck - Undeclared

Jedediah Phillips - English

Jared Reiff - History

Jake Rhodes - Engineering

Kathryn Rogge - Mathematics

Jacob Smith - Engineering Physics

Kelley Snodgrass - Ag Services and Development

John Spencer - Engineering

Katie Stewart - Nursing

Laina Teague - Nursing

Walnut Springs:

Jodi Garner - Animal Industries

A member of The Texas A&M University System since 1917, Tarleton is on of Texas’ fasting growing academic institutions, with fall enrollment exceeding more than 9,000 students.