CANR students recognized by MSU Board of Trustees

posted on April 15, 2013 11:50am

At the April 12 Board of Trustees meeting, 23 Michigan State University (MSU) students were recognized with Board of Trustees’ Awards for having the highest scholastic average at the close of his or her last semester in attendance at MSU, among them were four students whose majors are in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR).

They all earned a 4.0 GPA.

The students also will be recognized at their spring commencements May 3-5.

Following is the list of awardees from the CANR.

Laura Bridges, of Livonia, is the daughter of Jerry and Gayle Bridges. A member of the Honors College, Bridges is a nutritional sciences major in Lyman Briggs College. She is a graduate of Mercy High School in Farmington Hills.

Emily Finnan, of Dearborn, is the daughter of Jeffrey and Mary Finnan. She is a dietetics major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Finnan is a graduate of Dearborn High School.

Zach Gaudette, of Grosse Ile, is the son of Roger and Tracey Gaudette. A member of the Honors College, Gaudette is a nutritional sciences major in Lyman Briggs College. He is a graduate of Grosse Ile High School.

Thomas McAlvey, of Lansing, is the son of Christina McAlvey and the late Robert McAlvey and is married to Heather Rae McAlvey. He is a horticulture major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. McAlvey is a graduate of Lansing Christian High School.