The University of Missouri has announced its 2013 spring graduation list.
The following area students participated in commencement exercises: Brandon Lamar Carter, Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology; and Morgan Renae Ryther, Bachelor of Health Science degree in communication science and disorder, Cum Laude; both of Marshall. Clay Prentice Samson, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, of Malta Bend. Lora Ann Howery, Bachelor of Science degree in education with an emphasis in elementary education, Summa Cum Laude; and Maddy Dove Keller, Bachelor of Science degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing and a minor in spanish, Magna Cum Laude; both of Nelson. Loren Ann Weiker, Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural education with an emphasis in teacher certification, of Slater. Alicia Kathleen Cox, Bachelor or Arts degree in anthropology, an undergraduate certificate in multicultural studies and a minor in leadership and public service; Jennifer Ann Vogelsmeier, Doctor of Physical Therapy; and Michelle Kay Wright, Bachelor of Science degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance and banking, a Juris Doctor in law and a minor in chemistry, Summa Cum Laude; all of Sweet Springs.