Hardin-Simmons University has announced that Michael Daryl Mays of Brady received a degree during spring commencement exercises on May 6. The son of Dr. Myron and Patsy Mays of Brady, he earned a bachelor of science degree from HSU’s Holland School of Sciences and Mathematics. He graduated with summa cum laude honors. Mr. Larry Wheeler, professor of theatre and HSU Faculty Member of the Year, spoke at the morning commencement and Dr. Michael Whitehorn, vice president of student development, spoke at the afternoon commencement. Dr. Lanny Hall, president of HSU, presided over the commencement program.