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:

Vermont

Greensboro: Katherine Gebbie, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Alexandria: Dante Terronez, Master of Arts in Security Studies

Virginia

Carrollton: Benjamin Harvey, Master of Science in Food Science

Chesapeake: Artura Mayo, Bachelor of Science

Doswell: Sara Coleman, Master of Public Health

Farmville: Katherine Whaley, Master of Arts in English

Leesburg: Kelly Merritt, Bachelor of Science in Dietetics

Lorton: Zacharia Modi, Master of Public Health

Midlothian: Ashley Talley, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Richmond: Laurie Stewart, Master of Arts in Communication Studies; Megan Stewart, Bachelor of Science in Education

Stephens City: Blake Adams, Bachelor of Science in Milling Science and Management

Yorktown: Jessica Kreller, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture