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.
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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:
Belpre: Tyler Thomas Gleason
Haviland: Courtney Mae Schultz, Tyler Ray Schultz, Clayton James Habiger
Lewis: Samantha Bree Strate
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: 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