A total of 1,786 degrees were awarded during the UL Lafayette’s 161st Commencement ceremonies Friday at the Cajundome and Convention Center.
Three students from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette were honored for perfect 4.0 grade point averages during Fall commencement exercises on Dec. 18.
The three were UL Lafayette’s top graduates for the Fall 2004 semester. They include:
• Karen Lilja Sigurbergsdottir, daughter of Svanur and Drofn Agustsdottir of Gardabee, Iceland. Sigurbergsdottir received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the B.I. Moody III College of Business Administration. Her major is marketing.
• Matthew Voorhies Spizale, is the son of David and Jan Spizale of Lafayette. Spizale received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of Liberal Arts. His major is English.
• Mary Analise Zaunbrecher, daughter of Karl and Lynda Zaunbrecher of Saranac Lake, New York. Zaunbrecher received a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Sciences. Her major is microbiology.
Each semester the university recognizes its top graduates during Graduate School commencement exercises in the Cajundome.