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:

Finney County

Garden City: Ayrika Larae Bennett, Brandon Steven Barrett, Breanna Michelle Stout, Breven B. Graham, Emily Hays, Eric Tran, Larissa Anne Hall, Lauren Rene Harness, Maria Del Rosario Gomez, Matthew S. Pfeifer, Zevin Bryan Roth, Zoe Lyn Roth

Holcomb: Autumn Kirsten Schobert, Lauren Jenae Lohfink, Mitchell H. Gaede, Nolan Richardson Gaede, Ryan Wilson, Trista Ranelle Fenton

Kalvesta: Jacob C. Reimer

 

Ford County

Bucklin: Megan Leigh Hood

Dodge City: Adrian Gomez, Benjamin Robert Hutchcraft, Brenda Adela Orellana, Brett Alexander Eichman, Danielle Lynnette Jones, Delmy Jessica Orellana, Elvia Ortiz, James Michael Minnis, Jenay Kaytlin Unruh, Lindsay M. Underwood, Nallely Barron-Garcia, Pamela Maynez, Phuoc Bui, Roxanna Montes, Samantha Rae Shirley, Weston Ross Arbogast

Wright: Brianna Rae Helfrich

 

Franklin County

Lane: Kelsey Maureen Stout

Ottawa: Abby M. Guenther, Amanda Kate Harris, Cameron M. Barnes, Cara Lise Lihua Yuen, Cody Aaron Croucher, Corbin Goedert, Jacob Austin Allen, Jori Michelle Graf, Kevin Hendricks, Kotie Lane Wootten, Mallorie N. Mendell, Michelle Renae Nelson, Morgan Amanda Peelen, Victor Olayemi Ojeleye

Pomona: Brianne Nicole Roberts, Storm Louis Jackson

Princeton: Katelyn Elisabeth Brockus, Sergey Zhilkin

Rantoul: Ellen Marie Ouellette, Vincent John Ouellette

Richmond: Amanda Danielle Bures, Matthew Kyle Stevenson

Wellsville: Clinton Gregory Newton, Lauren Shelby Dees, Lindy Marie Marks