Of over 200 graduates at the recent University of Houston-Victoria fall commencement, six were recognized as the outstanding students of their class. Before the ceremony, each was presented with a certificate by UHV President Tim Hudson, who congratulated them on their hard work and accomplishment.
The School of Education and Human Development chose Brandy Farah Garcia of Victoria as its outstanding undergraduate student. Garcia earned a bachelorís degree in interdisciplinary studies. The school selected Deborah Marie Seiferman of Pflugerville to receive honors as the outstanding graduate student. Seiferman received a masterís degree in special education.
The outstanding undergraduate student award for the School of Business Administration went to Kimberly Diane Knapp of Mesquite, who earned a bachelorís degree in management. Vicki K. Le of Sugar Land was recognized as the outstanding graduate student for her work earning a masterís degree in business administration.
In the School of Arts and Sciences, Matthew Thomas Hindmarch of Houston earned recognition for his work towards a bachelor of science degree in biology and was given the award for the outstanding undergraduate student. Siem Chan Su of Rosenburg, who completed a masterís degree in interdisciplinary studies, was recognized as the outstanding graduate student.
ďThese students represent the best and brightest at UHV, and it is my distinct honor to recognize them for their hard work and commitment to their academic endeavors,Ē said Hudson.
Outstanding students are selected before each UHV commencement to recognize the achievements of one undergraduate and one graduate student from each of the three schools. For more information, contact Markeda Wade at (361) 570-4350.