Fourteen graduating LSU seniors received University Medals for graduating with the highest undergraduate grade-point averages as part of LSU’s 285th commencement exercises.

The medalists were honored at a special ceremony Dec. 18 in the LSU School of Music Recital Hall.

The medalists, listed by hometown and state, are

LOUISIANA

Baton Rouge

Tyler Hood, Bachelor of Science from the E.J. Ourso College of Business; Caroline Leann Lieux, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science.

Calhoun

Alexandra Thrower, Bachelor of Science from the E.J. Ourso College of Business.

Kenner

Terry Stephen Campbell III, Bachelor of Science from the College of Human Sciences and Education.

Lafayette

Simone A. Begneaud, Bachelor of Art from the College of Art & Design.

Metairie

Lane A. Arcana, Bachelor of Science from the E.J. Ourso College of Business.

New Iberia

Hailey Claire Hensgens, dual Bachelor of Art degrees from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

River Ridge

Nicholas Varisco, Bachelor of Science from the E.J. Ourso College of Business.

Slidell

James Li, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science; Michelle Yvonne McElroy, Bachelor of Science from the College of Human Sciences and Education.

Thibodaux

Bethany A. Martinez, Bachelor of Arts from the Manship School of Mass Communication.

MISSISSIPPI

Biloxi

Christine Kelly Lawson, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science.

TENNESSEE

Nashville

Anna Marsden, Bachelor of Arts from the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

SAUDI ARABIA

Hofuf

Hussain Ali Alqattan, Bachelor of Science from the College of Science.