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:
Columbia: John W. Leonard
Effingham: Michael Douglas Scarborough
Lexington: Noel Talitha Rizzuti
Ridgeville: Joshua Michael White
Dakota Dunes: Matthew Durward
Elkton: Austin Carl Dezeeuw
Harrold: Calyssa R. Thomas
Jefferson: Shirley Ruth Robinson, Alexandrea Dawn Schaible
Rapid City: Paige Belzer Osterloo
Yankton: Alyssa Butler