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:

Edwards County

Belpre: Tyler Thomas Gleason

Haviland: Courtney Mae Schultz, Tyler Ray Schultz, Clayton James Habiger

Lewis: Samantha Bree Strate

 

Ellis County

Ellis: Jessica Claire Wheeler, Lauren Alexis Wheeler

Hays: Allison Leigh Straub, Charles William Carlson, Chelsey Nicole Smith, Hayley Kathleen Taylor, Jamie Nicole Ball, Jessica Dawn Parrish, Justin Klaus, Katelyn Nicole Hoffman, Katie Kuhn, Kaylea Lynn Pallister, Kelton Tyler Stecklein, Matt Allen Hertel, Megan Renae Thyfault, Michael Levi Madden, Michaela Leigh Norton, Rachel Palmberg

Victoria: Bobbi Jo Ehrlich, Caroline Louise Braun, Lindsey Nicole Schmeidler, Stephanie Hoffman

 

Ellsworth County

Ellsworth: Jared Scott Hyman, Kandice Ann Bowie, Logan Kae Katzenmeier, Timothy Hoffman

Holyrood: Katharine Rose Phelan, Kieran Nicole Phelan, Lee Thomas Rathbun

Kanopolis: Ryan Curtis Manes

Wilson: Justine Louise Dlabal