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Written by: Stephanie Jacques, 785-532-3452, sjacques@k-state.edu

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:

Maine

Bangor: Andrea Giebfried, Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Industry, Summa Cum Laude

Minnesota

Mankato: Natalie Schreyer, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Summa Cum Laude

Marshall: Jenna Surprenant, Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude

Missouri

Amoret: Lindsey Wilson, Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness, Summa Cum Laude

Columbia: Morgan Pearn, Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude

Jefferson City: Patrick Mcgrail, Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, Magna Cum Laude

Kansas City: Samuel Hague, Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, Cum Laude

St. Louis: Katie Arrow, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Cum Laude; and Kira Klein, Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, Summa Cum Laude

Warrensburg: Erin Warden, Bachelor of Science in Family Studies and Human Services, Magna Cum Laude