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:

Washington

Cashmere: Laura Ficker, Bachelor of Science in Dietetics

Lacey: Troy Reiter, Master of Science in Adult, Occupational and Continuing Education

Mead: Gloria Treis, Bachelor of Science in Dietetics

Richland: Jacob Williams, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Shelton: Nathan Sawyer, Master of Science in Adult, Occupational and Continuing Education

Snohomish: Shae Hinman, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Tacoma: Cheri Paillet, Master of Science in Family Studies and Human Services

West Virginia

Huntington: Jenna Giangarra, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Wisconsin

Beloit: John Neeck, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

Fort Atkinson: Karla Heikkinen, Bachelor of Science in Dietetics

Hartland: Jarred Pfeiffer, Master of Fine Arts

Madison: Mallory Woods, Bachelor of Science in Family Studies and Human Services

Oshkosh: Joshua Mueller, Master of Arts in Geography

Plymouth: Colin Williams, Master of Science in Operations Research

Rio: John Jones, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

Sheboygan: Will Hamilton, Bachelor of Science in Family Studies and Human Services

South Milwaukee: Melanie Lachecki, Master of Science in Academic Advising

Stevens Point: Kimberlee Nawyn, Master of Science in Academic Advising

Waukesha: David Bartlett, Master of Architecture

Wyoming

Pinedale: Kelsi Dean, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture