Note to editors: Students are listed by county and hometown. If a student is receiving more than one degree, all degrees to be earned are listed with the student's name. If a Manhattan area address was given as a permanent address, the student will be listed in the permanent address county and also in the county for the high school of record. If a county or state is not listed, there were no graduates from that area.

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

Monday, June 3, 2013

Spring graduates: Nearly 3,000 students earn degrees from Kansas State University

MANHATTAN -- Nearly 3,000 students completed degree requirements from Kansas State University this spring.

The graduates are from 103 Kansas counties, 48 states and 41 countries.

Degrees earned include nearly 2,350 bachelor's degrees, more than 600 master's degrees, more than 170 doctorates and more than 20 associate degrees.

Students earning degrees include:

Osage

Carbondale: Kate Badger, Bachelor of Science; Justin Wiezorek, Bachelor of Science in Construction Science and Management

Lyndon: Matthew Janssen, Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Melvern: Matthew Criqui, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration; Brandon Litch, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

Osage City: Matti Kuykendall, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture; James Overby, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Overbrook: Rachel Friesen, Bachelor of Science

Vassar: Teri Swander, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

Osborne

Alton: Nathaniel Mick, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

Downs: Jodi Koops, Bachelor of Science in Family Studies and Human Services; Gregory Miller, Bachelor of Science

Lucas: Chelsey Sigle, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Natoma: Kayla Grafel, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Osborne: Sarah Waugh, Bachelor of Science

Ottawa

Bennington: James Monk, Master of Science in Family Studies and Human Services

Culver: Caleb Crawshaw, Associate of Technology and Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology; Seth Walle, Bachelor of Science in Construction Science and Management

Minneapolis: Reilly Bollier, Bachelor of Science; Connor Reed, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Salina: Jordan Fief, Bachelor of Science in Milling Science and Management

Tescott: Lindsy Liggett, Bachelor of Arts