Natchitoches native named to LSU Tiger Twelve Class

The LSU Office of the Dean of Students announced the Tiger Twelve Class of 2019. The Class of 2019 was honored on Saturday, April 6, during a reception in the rotunda of the Business Education Complex.
Tiger Twelve is an award that is presented to 12 exceptional seniors since 2003. The Tiger Twelve exemplify the seven tenets of LSU’s Commitment to Community, which explains LSU’s basic principles as an academic community. Tiger Twelve recipients must be current, full-time students who have maintained at least a 2.5 GPA during their time in college.

The Tiger Twelve Class of 2019 includes:

Sidney Thomas
Major: Psychology
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Natchitoches, La.

Thomas has conducted research through the Personnel Assessment and Applied Decision Making Lab on campus as a research assistant for two years, where she helped develop and execute and independent research project and presented her work at an undergraduate research conference. During the summer before her senior year, Thomas worked through the LSU ASPIRE Summer Research Program as an assistant in an industrial psychology lab. She was a member of the Psi Chi Psychology Club and Honors Society for three years. She served as the Volunteer Coordinator for the organization and was responsible for planning partnerships with organizations like Geaux Big Baton Rouge. Thomas was also a member of the University Student Leadership Cabinet, where she worked on creating an inclusive atmosphere on campus. Outside of school, Thomas worked at a law firm in downtown Baton Rouge, which she believes will help her as an organizational and industrial psychologist in the future.

William Boles III
Major: Microbiology
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Monroe, La.

Michael Brands
Major: Biological Sciences
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Mandeville, La.

Devon Clancy
Major: Psychology, Sociology, History
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Basking Ridge, N.J.


Macie Coker
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Chalmette, La.


Joseph DeCorte
Major: Mathematics and Biochemistry
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: New Orleans, La.

Alarii Levreault-Lopez
Major: Petroleum Engineering
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Woodstock, Ga.


Sheila Mallenahalli
Major: Biological Engineering
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Lafayette, La.


Olivia Obot
Major: Biological Sciences
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Hammond, La.

Anesha Pink
Major: Kinesiology
Graduating: August 2019
Hometown: Houston, Texas

Emilie Robillard
Major: Early Childhood Education
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Watson, La.

Madelyn Smith
Major: Natural Resource Ecology and Management
Graduating: May 2019
Hometown: Lafayette, La.

Pictured above from left are Anesha Pink, Michael Brands, Madelyn Smith, Alarii Levreault-Lopez, Sidney Thomas, Joseph DeCorte, Macie Coker, William Boles III, Sheila Mallenahalli, Olivia Obot, Devon Clancy, Emilie Robillard and LSU Dean of Students Mari Fuentes-Martin.