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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:
Dunlap: Meredith Kogler, Bachelor of Science in Apparel and Textiles, Magna Cum Laude
Grayslake: Patrick Lyons, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude
Mount Prospect: Thomas Lawler, Bachelor of Science in Dietetics, Magna Cum Laude
Vernon Hills: Martin Wilson, Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude
Bussey: Rhianna Wallace, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Magna Cum Laude