Twelve students at The University of Texas at Tyler have been named Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges for the 2006-07 academic year.
Honorees are chosen based on their academic achievement, service to the
community, leadership in extracurricular activities and potential for continued success. The students were recognized at an awards reception held May 1.
Students listed by hometown, classification and major are:
BIG SANDY – David Brown, junior, political science.
CARTHAGE – Amber Scripsick, senior, criminal justice.
CONROE – Nicole Willhoite, junior, health and kinesiology.
HEMPHILL – Ryan Ince, senior, health professions.
LEAGUE CITY – Jana Cruce, senior, marketing.
LONGVIEW – Kristen Akin-Henton, junior, studio art.
LUFKIN – Ashlyn Thompson, junior, finance.
PLANO – Matthew Mlcak, junior, mechanical engineering; and Matthew Riccardi, junior, management.
TROUP – Christine Renson, senior, chemistry.
WHITEWRIGHT – Lacey Wright, junior, mechanical engineering.
LOUISIANA – Lindsey Peters, junior, health studies.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 70 undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of nearly 6,000 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.