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Monday, June 24, 2013
Scholastic success: More than 350 students receive graduation honors
MANHATTAN -- More than 350 Kansas State University students are earning graduation honors with their degrees.
Earning the university's top graduation honor, summa cum laude, were 91 students who earned an academic average of 3.95 or higher; 131 students graduated magna cum laude for an academic average of 3.85 to 3.949; and 128 students graduated cum laude for an academic average of 3.750 to 3.848. Forty-eight students earned graduation honors for multiple degrees.
Kansas State University students earning graduation honors include:
Dwight: Bailey Bohn, Bachelor of Science in Family Studies and Human Services, Cum Laude
Junction City: Raymond Degan, Bachelor of Science, Summa Cum Laude; Joshua Ericson, Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude; Tina Kun, Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude; Daniel Madsen, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude; and Patricia Mansker, Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude
Olsburg: Russell Heier, Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness, Magna Cum Laude
Copeland: Heather Gibson, Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness, Summa Cum Laude
Montezuma: Audrey Holderness, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Cum Laude
Hamilton: Theresia McCollum, Bachelor of Science in Human Nutrition, Magna Cum Laude, and Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude