Stacy Beck of Sheridan recently earned Ouachita Baptist University's highest academic honor as the university's Overall Academic Achiever.

Stacy Beck of Sheridan recently earned Ouachita Baptist University’s highest academic honor as the university’s Overall Academic Achiever.

Beck — a political science, history and French major — also was named the top academic achiever in the Sutton School of Social Sciences and received the Bob Riley Outstanding Graduate in Political Science Award.

White Hall native Taylor Stanford, a senior chemistry major, received the Mrs. J.R. Grant Endowed Award for senior female students.