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Kansas State University Spring 2010 Graduation Candidates

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 graduation candidates from that area.
News release prepared by: Julie Fosberg and Katie Mayes, 785-532-2535,

Thursday, May 13, 2010


MANHATTAN -- Almost 2,600 students are set to graduate from Kansas State University in ceremonies this spring.

Ceremonies on K-State's Manhattan campus will be Friday, May 14, and Saturday, May 15. Commencement for K-State at Salina was May 8.

K-State is awarding nearly 1,960 bachelor's degrees, more than 450 master's degrees, nearly 170 doctorates and 40 associates degrees. More than 60 students are receiving multiple degrees.

Candidates for graduation include:



Agoura Hills: Brandon Scott Ballew, bachelor of arts

Bakersfield: Stephanie L. Sheffield, master of science in academic advising

Coronado: Van Theo Wennen, master of arts in security studies

El Centro: Katharine Currier Verwer, bachelor of science in dietetics

Encinitas: Jenna Corinne Dockweiler, bachelor of science in agriculture

Foothill Ranch: Alphina Jui-Jung Ho, doctor of veterinary medicine

Fresno: Joel Stuart Karlin, master of agribusiness; Jeannette S. Muhareb, master of agribusiness

La Verne: Suzanne Marie Goddard, bachelor of arts

Long Beach: Frances Acevedo, doctor of veterinary medicine

Martinez: Christina D. Chellew, master of science in family studies and human services

Murrieta: Teara Ann Richardson, bachelor of science

Pleasant Hill: Jacquelyn Monique Conner, doctor of veterinary medicine

Rancho Santa Margarita: Lisa Marie Thiermann, bachelor of science in apparel and textiles

Riverside: Donald Richard Tomlinson, bachelor of arts

Rosemead: David R. Chen, doctor of veterinary medicine

Rowland Heights: Kathy Kai-Si Cheng, doctor of veterinary medicine

South San Francisco: Jessica Lee Marsh, doctor of veterinary medicine

San Diego: Tracey Leigh Mendlen, doctor of veterinary medicine; Clinton David Wayland, doctor of veterinary medicine

Santa Clarita: Alyson Christine Herme, bachelor of science

Stockton: Elizabeth Rose Arnett, doctor of veterinary medicine; Aubrey Elden Quarles, bachelor of science

Winchester: Mollie Rose Hoppe, bachelor of science



Arvada: Philip Graham Zevenbergen, master of regional and community planning

Aurora: Tiffany Lynn Hummel, doctor of veterinary medicine

Bailey: Scott Michael Sellers, bachelor of science in business administration

Bayfield: Ashley Jo Shaw, bachelor of science in education

Brighton: Jake Ryan Shockley, bachelor of science in business administration

Centennial: Stephanie Diane Pile, master of architecture

Cheyenne Wells: Alicia Jo Gaschler, bachelor of science in agriculture

Colorado Spring: Anisa Monique Henry, bachelor of science in family studies and human services; Roxanne King, master of engineering management

Cortez: Rex Michael Robichaux, master of arts in geography

Denver: Christopher Kelly Carney, bachelor of science in business administration

Evergreen: Brady Michael Ott, bachelor of science in architectural engineering

Fort Collins: Stephanie Ann Hejde, bachelor of science in construction science and management

Greely: Timothy Creed Ulrich, master of agribusiness

Highlands Ranch: Nathaniel David Baker, bachelor of science in industrial engineering; Kara LoRee Bartosch, bachelor of science

Littleton: Joseph William Norris, bachelor of science in civil engineering

Parker: Chelsea Kay Good, master of arts in communication studies; Catherine Gayle Mellon, bachelor of science in agriculture

Rocky Ford: Courtney Macomb Watters, bachelor of science in family studies and human services

Sterling: Kelly Rae Byczkowski, master of architecture

Superior: Katherine Anne Wartell, bachelor of arts

Thornton: Christina Elizabeth Gaines, master of arts in english



Greenwich: Frances Ann Mateycik, doctor of philosophy in physics

Tolland: Scott David Morey, doctor of veterinary medicine