MILTON — Here are highlights involving area students:

Alexandra Smith of Navarre received a Master of Security Studies in Intell, Sec. Studies Analysis, during the 2018 fall commencement exercises at Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas. Angelo State conferred 599 undergraduate and graduate degrees on 592 graduates on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.

TROY is pleased to announce students who have been named to the Provost's List for the Fall Semester and Term 2 of the 2018/2019 academic year.

Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who have a grade point average of at least 3.65 qualify for the Provost's List.

Local residents who made the list include:

Taylor Brunson of Baker
Madison Friedman of Navarre
Tyler Odom of Jay
Lauren Robbins of Navarre
Amanda Thrasher of Milton
Logan Vonada of Milton
Logan Castinado of Navarre
Kimberly Smith of Navarre

The Fall Semester includes students at the Troy, Ala., campus. Term 2 includes students at TROY's campuses in Dothan, Phenix City and Montgomery, Ala., along with locations outside of Alabama and online.