Note to editor: If a county or state is not listed, there were no graduates 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 on record.
News release prepared by: Stephanie Jacques, 785-532-3452, sjacques@k-state.edu

Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013

'Tis the season of success: Students earn degrees from Kansas State University

MANHATTAN -- More than 1,300 students have completed degree requirements from Kansas State University.

The graduates are from 91 Kansas counties, 42 states and 26 countries. Of the university's newest graduates, 117 also earned graduation honors for their outstanding academic work.

Degrees earned include more than 1,050 bachelor's, nearly 260 master's, more than 55 doctorates and several associate degrees. Some students earned multiple degrees.

Earning the university's top graduation honor, summa cum laude, were 32 students, who have an academic average of 3.95 or higher; 41 students graduated magna cum laude with an academic average of 3.85 to 3.949; and 46 students graduated cum laude with an academic average of 3.750 to 3.848.

The following students earned degrees from Kansas State University; degree honors, if earned, also are included:

 

Vermont

Brattleboro: Denise Manning, Master of Science in Academic Advising

 

Virginia

Alexandria: Vincent Kiernan, Master of Science in Adult, Occupational and Continuing Education

Arlington: Kelly Tynan, Bachelor of Science

Blacksburg: Anthony Kujawski, Bachelor of Science

Clifton: Nancy Foltz, Master of Science in Academic Advising

Fairfax: Brianne Mikesh, Bachelor of Science

Woodbridge: Vianne Newell, Master of Science in Adult, Occupational and Continuing Education; Jamiyu Otunba, Bachelor of Science in Technology Management