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Written by: Sheila Ellis-Glasper, 785-532-1545, smellis@k-state.edu

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Academic Achievement: More than 140 students receive graduation honors

MANHATTAN -- More than 140 Kansas State University students are earning graduation honors with their degrees.

Earning the university's top graduation honor, summa cum laude, were 39 students who earned an academic average of 3.95 or higher; 47 students graduated magna cum laude for an academic average of 3.85 to 3.949; and 57 students graduated cum laude for an academic average of 3.750 to 3.848. Students earned graduation honors for multiple degrees.

Kansas State University students earning graduation honors include:

Counties

Allen

Barber, Barton, Bourbon, and Butler

Chautauqua, Cherokee, Clay, Cloud, Comanche, and Crawford

Dickinson, and Douglas

Ellsworth

Finney, Ford and Franklin

Haskell

Jefferson, Jewell and Johnson

Kearny, Kingman

Leavenworth, and Lincoln

Marion, Marshall, McPherson, and Miami

Nemaha and Ness

Pottawatomie and Pratt

Rawlins, Reno and Riley

Saline, Scott, Sedgwick, Shawnee, and Stafford

Thomas

Wabaunsee, and Washington

Out-of-state

California and Colorado

Illinois

Missouri

Nebraska

Ohio and Oklahoma

Texas

Virginia

Out of Country