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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:
Danbury: Alyssa Rippe, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Summa Cum Laude
Elkhorn: Elizabeth Faltin, Bachelor of Science in Family Studies and Human Services, Summa Cum Laude; and Matthew Hull, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Summa Cum Laude
Lincoln: Sophia Dongilli, Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude
Omaha: Taylor Kelly, Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, Cum Laude
Papillion: Katelyn Harvey, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Summa Cum Laude; Scott Johnson, Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude; and Chandler Whaley, Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude
Platte Center: Shannon Goedeken, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Summa Cum Laude
Greenport: Lara Mcneil, Bachelor of Science in Dietetics, Cum Laude
Horseheads: Angela Eck, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude
Edinburg: Karin Thomasson, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Magna Cum Laude