Note to editors: If a county or state is not listed, there were no honor students from that area. If a Manhattan area address was given as a permanent address, the student will be listed in the permanent address county and also in the county for the high school of record.
News release prepared by: Megan Molitor, 785-532-1566, molitor@k-state.edu; and Julie Fosberg, 785-532-1542, jfosberg@k-state.edu

Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012

Achieving excellence: Semester honors to more than 3,200 students for outstanding academic work

MANHATTAN -- More than 3,200 students earned semester honors from Kansas State University for their academic performance in the fall 2011 semester.

The university awards semester honors to students who earned a 3.75 grade point average or higher for the semester. To qualify, students had to be enrolled in at least 12 hours of graded course work. Students earning semester honors receive commendations from their deans, with the honors recorded on their permanent academic records.

K-State students earning semester honors by county and hometown include:

California

Brea: Nicolas Remi Baran

Chula Vista: Rickey Singh Deo

Fountain Valley: Wendy Lai

Fullerton: Katherine Amelia Gutierrez

La Mirada: Allison Elizabeth Brown

Orange: Adam Patrick Rezner

Rancho Santa Margarita: Jessica Thiermann

Riverside: Grace Kim

Santa Ana: Kennedy Year

Santa Clara: Timothy Tse

Upland: Cameron William Savage

 

Colorado

Arvada: Samuel Thomas Hegarty

Aurora: Steven David Woodworth

Austin: Stephanie Conley

Burlington: Spencer Edward Cure, Hayley Suzanne Orth

Burns: Kensie Lynn Scott

Castle Rock: Jacob Pederson

Centennial: Derrick Schmitz, Sarah Anneliese Schreiber, Jordan Alexander Spratt

Cheyenne Wells: Jennifer Lynne Larsen

Colorado Springs: Christopher Eric Sanford, Madeline Margaret Schneider, Matthew Carl Skarin, Thomas Aaron Turner

Denver: Elizabeth Anne Haddox

Divide: Kelsey Lynne Helland

Evergreen: Kaitlin Nichelle Page

Flagler: Tiffany Jo Poet

Fort Collins: Spencer Jordan Anduss, Amelia Joann Eads, Megan Corinne Sawyer, Kelsey Lauren Struckhoff

Franktown: Courtney Tracy

Greeley: Sarah Marie Swenson

Highlands Ranch: Marissa Marie Bartosch, Patricia Ann Bastine, Kayla Jurrens, Michael Augustus Potts, Amanda Ross, Ann Elizabeth Vosbeek, Brandi Marie Worster

Holyoke: Hillary Anne Lenz, Jared Ray Oestman

Lamar: Mark Allen Siemsen

Littleton: Kristi Anne Lafferty, Margaret Mae Marolda, Lisa Nicole Ringstrand, Olivia Katherine-Mary Van Hook, Erin Amanda Walker

Louisville: Jenelle Nicole Tennigkeit

Montrose: Andrea Michele Jeffrey, Sarah Abigail Thompson

Monument: Brandi Ann Schneweis

Parker: Samantha Spencer Kannawin, Brittany Andriana Stevens

Pueblo: Emily Suzanne Cozzetto

Sedalia: Dain Robert Susman

Stratton: Todd Michael May

Thornton: Elizabeth Osborne

Towner: Joanna Rose Specht

Westminster: Jessica Lynn Perrault

Wheat Ridge: Leah Ann Sugai

Windsor: Nicole Elizabeth Debrie, Katie Marie Samples

Woodland Park: Eric August Dernbach

 

Connecticut

Ellington: Christine Leah Spartz

Killingworth: Henry Mitchell Fulner