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were no graduation candidates from that area.
News release prepared by: Julie Fosberg and Katie Mayes, 785-532-2535, firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, May 13, 2010
K-STATE SPRING 2010 GRADUATES TO NUMBER NEARLY 2,600
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:
Canton: Sarah C. Fiddler, master of science in academic advising
Copley: Luis Gonzalo Iturriaga, doctor of veterinary medicine
Lebanon: Alicia Marie Bunch, master of science in food science
Mason: Carrie Rebecca Waide, bachelor of arts
Maumee: Stanley J. Sikora, master of agribusiness
Poland: Emily Kae Reinhardt, bachelor of science
Sandusky: Justin Scott Petrosino, master of science in agronomy
Springboro: Erika Lynn Owen, bachelor of science in business administration
West Chester: Kaitlin Marie Pedela, bachelor of science in food science and industry
Edmond: Mickenzie Michelle Brecht, bachelor of science
Guymon: Elizabeth Irene Williams, master of arts in english
Lawton: Lisa C. Thomas, doctor of philosophy in curriculum and instruction
Owasso: Amy Loraine Burnett, master of science in family studies and human services; Brian David Majors, bachelor of science in mechanical engineering
Sapulpa: Ana Jean Miller, bachelor of science in business administration
Skiatook: Tanner Wayne Hunt, bachelor of science in hotel and restaurant management
Tulsa: Kaitlin Nicole Curran, bachelor of science; Spencer Dane Lawson, master of fine arts; Laura Ellen Roderick, master of arts in english
Lebanon: Karen Ann Tieszen, bachelor of science in chemical engineering
Sherwood: Katie Fredrickson, master of science in family studies and human services