ARKADELPHIA — Ouachita Baptist University officials recognized a total of 296 graduates at the university's May 11 commencement ceremony, including 240 Bachelor of Arts degrees, 39 Bachelor of Science degrees, 10 Bachelor of Music degrees and seven Bachelor of Music Education degrees.

ARKADELPHIA — Ouachita Baptist University officials recognized a total of 296 graduates at the university’s May 11 commencement ceremony, including 240 Bachelor of Arts degrees, 39 Bachelor of Science degrees, 10 Bachelor of Music degrees and seven Bachelor of Music Education degrees.

The Southeast Arkansas graduates were:

• Dumas — Caroline Gill, May 2013, magna cum laude, Bachelor of Science, Biology;

• Monticello — Skylar Hearron, May 2013, cum laude, Bachelor of Science, Biology; Kelly Knobloch, May 2013, Bachelor of Arts, Sociology;

• Pine Bluff — Shelby Cobb, May 2013, cum laude, Bachelor of Science, Chemistry;

• Sheridan — Stacy Beck, May 2013, summa cum laude, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and History and French; Moriah Patterson, May 2013, summa cum laude, Bachelor of Arts, Musical Theatre and Secondary Education; Daniel Richardson, May 2013, Bachelor of Science, Physics; Joshua Tripp, May 2013, Bachelor of Arts, Christian Studies/Christian Ministries; Lindsey Upshaw, May 2013, cum laude, Bachelor of Arts, Mass Communications and Psychology;

• Stuttgart — Elizabeth Blankenship, May 2013, magna cum laude, Bachelor of Science, Biology; Andrea Lock, May 2013, Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art; Turner Roberts, May 2013, Bachelor of Arts, Christian Studies/Biblical Studies and Christian Missions;

• White Hall — Taylor Stanford, May 2013, summa cum laude, Bachelor of Science, Chemistry.