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National scholars | 2014

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Christine SpartzChristine Spartz

Senior in chemistry from Ellington, Connecticut. Will pursue graduate study in food chemistry to research the nutritional and biological effects of food on the body.

Max GoeringMax Goering

Senior in mathematics from McPherson. Will pursue a doctoral degree in the field of mathematical analysis.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Khiana HarrisKhiana Harris

Senior in psychology and anthropology from Kansas City. Studying in Japan.

Micah WilcherMicah Wilcher

Senior in history from Salina. Studying precolonial African history in Ghana.


Fulbright Summer Institute to the U.K.

Jacob SchroederJacob Schroeder

Senior in chemistry and biochemistry from Silver Lake. Will attend the Scotland Summer Institute at the University of Dundee and the University of Strathclyde.

Harry S. Truman Scholarship

Ross AllenRoss Allen

Junior in economics and philosophy from Soldier. Will pursue master's degrees in divinity and public policy with the goal of addressing poverty through social ministry.


Invited to attend the 64th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau, Germany

Hedieh ShadmaniHedieh Shadmani

Doctoral student in economics from Tehran, Iran. Delegate in economic science.

Melissa LynesMelissa Lynes

Doctoral student in agricultural economics from Manhattan. Delegate in economic science.


National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Research Fellowship

Adam SummersAdam Summers

Doctoral student in physics from Overland Park. Will continue his research in atomic and molecular physics through the fellowship.

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