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:

Utah

Provo: Nathan Walch, Master of Science in Academic Advising

Riverton: James Higgins, Master of Science in Civil Engineering

Roy: Margarita Vara, Master of Science in Academic Advising

Salt Lake City: Lisa Kauchak, Doctor of Veterinary MedicineWhitney Roberts, Master of Science in Academic Advising; Margaret Roque, Master of Science in Counseling and Student Development

St. George: Michael Olson, Master of Science in Academic Advising

Washington: Melissa Dunsmoor, Master of Science in Counseling and Student Development

West Haven: Amber King, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine