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Note to editors: If a county or state is not listed, there were no honor students from that area. 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.
News release prepared by: Julie Fosberg and Beth Bohn, 785-532-2535, media@k-state.edu

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

K-STATE AWARDS SEMESTER, GRADUATION HONORS FOR SPRING 2010

MANHATTAN -- Kansas State University is recognizing more than 2,850 students with spring semester honors and more than 320 students with graduation honors.

K-State students who earned a 3.75 grade point average or higher for the spring 2010 semester were awarded semester honors. Students had to be enrolled in at least 12 semester hours of graded course work.

Summa cum laude, K-State's highest graduation honor, was awarded to 103 students who graduated with an academic average of 3.95 or higher; 120 students graduated magna cum laude with an academic average of 3.85 to 3.949; and 125 students graduated cum laude with an academic average of 3.750 to 3.848.

Students earning semester and/or graduation honors receive commendations from their deans, with the honors recorded on their permanent academic records.

K-State students earning semester honors and students earning graduation honors, by county and hometown:

 

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 SEMESTER HONORS

RAWLINS COUNTY

Atwood: Laura Beth Wolters

Ludell: Bethany Eileen Holste

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 GRADUATION HONORS

There were no Rawlins County students graduating with honors.

 

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 SEMESTER HONORS

RENO COUNTY

Buhler: Austin James Enns, Jamison Ross Martinez, Ashley Marie Regier, Meaghan Alyse Shroyer, Taylor Brent Wedel, Brendan James Winkler

Haven: Jaimie Rose Shores

Hutchinson: Morgan Michelle Armbruster, Caroline Diane Bacon, Jordan Suzanne Bever, Katie Frances Brummett, Chelsea Rose Corkins, Megan E Dirks, Megan Elizabeth Garden, Kayla L Jones, Stuart Matthew Kidd, Tai-Wen Ko, Alycia Kristine McClarty, Brian Edward Moore, Emilee Ann Morris, Kylee Marie Naccarato, Joshua Dean Neufeld, Chloe Rae Noll, Derek Robert Ohl, Matthew James Oswalt, Travis Ray Petersheim, Matt Rankin, Parker D Rayl, Tyler Lynn Rayl, John Russell Reinert, Anna Ranae Rhoades, Shelbi Nicole Sasse, Allan James Saylor, Justin Reid Schneider, Candace Louise Showalter, Brandon James Stringer, Travis Thurston, Trent Lawrence Thurston, Jordan Michelle Tonn, Taylor Kathryn Veh, Justin Douglas Vibbert, Kailyn Marie Willse

Pretty Prairie: Darren A Blew, David Larson, Sydney Louise Krueger Lesage

South Hutchinson: Melinda Kay Kellogg, Regan Leigh Scott

Turon: Anna Marie Zink

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Buhler High School: Jackie Leann Anschutz, Shawna Jo Cikanek

Haven High School: Josh L Enfield, Michael Reichenberger

Heritage Christian School: Carol Cooper

Hutchinson Senior High School: Peter Melland Cleeves, Kylie R Harper

Nickerson High School: Chelsi Hope Farney

Trinity Catholic High School: Lyndsey Ann Lamas

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 GRADUATION HONORS

Hutchinson: Megan E Dirks, summa cum laude with a B.S. in business administration; Brandon James Stringer, summa cum laude with a bachelor of science

 

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 SEMESTER HONORS

REPUBLIC COUNTY

Belleville: Ashley Dawn Anderson, Erin Janice Dusek, Lynsey Kay Hergott, Ashley Moore, Benjamin Joseph Noble, Adrion Shara Reed

Courtland: Kristen Kaye Henriksen

Cuba: Ethan Thomas Bergstrom

Scandia: Kevin Lee Bohling, Clarissa Anne Howley, Brooke Nicole Larson

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Belleville High School: Jordan Levi Perez

Pike Valley High School: Michael Dean Anderson

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 GRADUATION HONORS

Courtland: Kristen Kaye Henriksen, summa cum laude with a B.S. in interior design

 

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 SEMESTER HONORS

RICE COUNTY

Alden: Kassidy Blys Frederick, Zayn D Frederick

Bushton: Karl Allen Kaiser

Geneseo: Tara Kristine Killingsworth, Chelsea Diane Kratzer, Nicole Aileen Kratzer

Lyons: Casey Michael Dwyer, Melody Lou Nichols, Keegan Riley Wiens, Jessica Dawn Wilson

Sterling: Chelsi Hope Farney, Ray Scheufler, Rachel Marie Splitter, Rebekah Lynne Splitter

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Little River High School: Libby Allison Shannon

Lyons High School: Sos Samuelson

Lyons-Decatur Northeast Schools: Brandi Megan Mussack

Quivira Heights High School: Katharine Rose Phelan, Jordan Michael Robertson

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 GRADUATION HONORS

Sterling: Rachel Marie Splitter, summa cum laude with a B.S. in family studies and human services; Ann Christine Walker, summa cum laude with a B.S. in dietetics

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Quivira Heights High School: Jill Elizabeth Jezek, magna cum laude with a B.S. in education

 

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 SEMESTER HONORS

RILEY COUNTY

Leonardville: Alicia Susan Causey, Christy Joy Chase, Ashley Christine Lund, Rebecca Leigh Lund, Ryan Christopher Lund, Aimee Elizabeth Nanninga

Manhattan: Vincent Rivera Adams, Marlo Whitney Adcock, Jatin Tyler Allen, Taylor Marie Allen, John Justin Allred, Logan Riley Appel, Rebekah Grace Archie, Nathan Curtis Arnold, Mark Alan Ashley, Aaron James Avery, Alyssa Nicole Badders, Kevin Bamberger, Matthew Landon Bane, Chelsea Lynn Barnett, Megan Battig, Connie Marie Beck, Elizabeth Marie Beilke, Lindsay Rae Berry, Jana Lauren Biery, Josiah Michael Bigelow, Anna Christine Binder, Reem Binjughaiman, Christopher Ryan Bird, Ryan Scott Blew, Brandon Matthew Blount, Elizabeth Anne Bolan, Mirna Elizabeth Bonilla, Kelly Leanne Borgen, Chrischelle Borhani, Russell Paul Boyer, Bethany Ida Brabec, David Alexander Brennan, Andrew Carl Bridges, Hannah Lynn Brink, Sarah Marie Brink, Megan Rae Brouk, Daniel Richards Brown, Jesse Kalin Brown, Nicholas Reed Brown, Vickie Lynn Brown, Krayton Kathleen Brox, Darin Brunson, Sarah M Buckner, Kipton Thomas Burba, Jennifer Louise Butler, Kathleen Ann Buyle, Amanda Smith Caldas, Megan Carney, Todd Caywood, Matthew Chalfant, Mariah Allyn Charland, Ahyoung Cho, Shawna Jo Cikanek, Rebecca Lynn Clancy, Jessica Marie Claussen, Karen Elise Clifton, Benjamin Clubine, Sean Christopher Cochran, Becky Ann Collins, Josh Ryan Connet, Katherine Connor, Sarah Elizabeth Cook, DeAnna Renee Coughlin, Josiah David Cox, Michelle Davi Cox, Bradley Carl Cramer, Melissa Dawn Cranmer, Courtney Albiona Crichlow, Rachel Lynn Crubel, Nicholas David, Victoria Lynn Davidson, Joshua Ray Davis, Candice Brooke Deaton, Raymond Scott Degan, Emma Verschelden Denner, Brittany T Dennis, Vanessa Anne Dickens, Scott Richard Drake, Ken James Duever, Amy Beth Dyer, Chelsey Brooke Eimer, Lisa Elridge, Tracy Ann Engstrom, Karsten Ralph Evans, Stephanie Clare Farrand, Andrew William Featherstone, Angela Joyce Fellows, Tyler James-Lee Fennema, Bethany Ann Fief, Lori Brooke Flippo, David Andrew Floyd, Brittany Noel Ford, Cassidy Jade Fowles, Lindsay Shanae Francis, Hayden William Franz, Alyssa Lynn Freeman, Gregory W Furr, Krysta Anne Gaiser, Ryan Jon Gardner, Signy Leigh Gephardt, Austin Michael Gibson, Bridget Amber Godson, Nathan Goetzinger, Ann Elizabeth Goodson, Mark Grande, Jessica J Grant, Julie Ann Grimm, Jonathan David Greene, Wellyn Gacad Gutknecht, Tara Dawn Haffener, Danielle Marie Hajek, Jancey Saunders Hall, Donald Ray Hampton, Elizabeth Ann Hardie, Dene E Harger, Kylie R Harper, Robin Michelle Hays, Heidi Heckman, Stuart Joseph Heckman, Amanda J Hedrick, Russell Lynn Heier, Nolan Tyler Henderson, William Drue Henton, Meghan O'Shea Herde, Drew N Herrmann, Walter John Hicks, Laura Joy Hildebrandt, Kelsi Lucille Hillbrant-Head, Kelli Lace Hlavacek, David Alexander Hobbs, Chris Ian Hodges, Monica Holthaus, Wilfred William Hommertzheim, Samuel Honey, Joseph Logan Hoover, Anna Lynn Hudson, Shawna Ruth Hudson, Gabriel Adam Hughes, Barret Andrew Hunstad, Mary Ellen Hunt, Brock David Ingmire, Kristen Nichole James, Nicholas Wade Jarvis, Jay Tyler Jensen, Bethany Paige Johnson, Kellen Johnson, Brett Michael Jones, Spencer William Kaufman, Cassandra Lynn Kaul, Jenna Lee Keehn, Nicholas Brennan Kenney, Safa I Khamis, Katherine Ann Killingsworth, Kjersti Erin Kjos, Matthew Philip Kluitenberg, Danielle Delisa Knight, Katherine McMahon Kramer, Nicole Renee Kress, Chelsey Lynn Kriley, Abby Leigh Kruger, Melissa Ann Krumm, Ellen Naomi Kuckelman, Chelsea Rae Kufahl, Madhuri Vilas Kulkarni, Paula Schlossinger Kurtz, Brent Alan Kvasnicka, Bryan Taylor Larsen, Alina Marie Launchbaugh, Shane Thomas Lauppe, Katherine Lawrence, Kathryn Lawson, Susan Marie Leech, Lynn Marie Leuthold, Justin Wade Lewis, Melissa Jw Linenberger, Tyler Thomas Link, Joshua Lawrence Liotta, Elias Robert Logan, Erin Logan, Kirsten Ann Londeen, Angela Denise Long, Kelley Jean Long, Seth Abraham Lovelady, Holly Marie Luck, Reid Vincent Lundin, Zach Lyman, Michele Lee Magar, Christopher Maldonado-Martinez, Jennifer Lynn Martin, Gracia Ann Matlack, Thomas Arthur May, Robert Keith Mayes, Carla Jean McCarty, Casey Barrington Mccaw, Theresia McCollum, Darcy Caitlin McDonough, Mark Evan Mchaney, Patricia Michelle Mckenna, Theresa H Melhem, Evan David Mesh, Bridget Anne Modesitt, Ashley Marie Moomaw, Robert Moore, Brett Allen Moran, Aaron Michael Morgan, Gary Allen Morris, Avery Steven Murdie, Kevin M Murphy, Brandi Megan Mussack, Jacob Mark Nagely, Brian Nechols, Kelley Elizabeth Nelson, Richard Emerson Nelson, Seanna Nicole Nelson, Shane Michael Nichols, Andrew Gale Nicholson, Alexander David Noblett, Alexandra Colleen Nolan, Ethan Noll, Jenna Nichole Norton, Jason Mayo Orr, Chelsea Ann Parker, Susanna Jeanne Parks, David Joshua Pauler, Jeffrey William Pavelka, Jordan Levi Perez, Shawna Marie Peters, Anastasia Meissner Place, Michael Emerson Place, Bryanna Rae Pockrandt, Dixie Jean Portenier, Kelly Porter, Emmie Hillman Powell, Laura Ann Preston, Norayma Prieto-Ornelas, Brian Pulcher, Sabra Celeste Rebo, Jessica LeAnn Reyes, Tanner Blake Reynolds, Staci Rhoden, Chloe Elizabeth Riffel, Edmond Rivera, Richard Robert Rossman, Miranda Nicole Russell, Rachael Marie Rutter, Sara Ann Salava, Madelyn Marie Satterfield, Matt Schaffer, Robert Andrew Scharmann, Jason Schlup, Jessica L Schmidt, Derrick Schmitz, Kristina Maren Schoen, Emily Ann Schrader, Kendra Lee Schuler, Amy Jo Schultz, Jessica Rae Schultz, Lucas Emil Schwellenbach, Shannon Beverley Scott, Jeremy James Sears, Tannis Marie Sears, Jara Jean Settles, Libby Allison Shannon, Rory Sharp, Dustin Chase Shaw, Evgeniy A Shishkin, Autumn Nicole Shoemaker, Christopher Hazen Short, Daniel Weston Smith, Erica C Smith, Jessica Lynne Smith, Lisa Lee Smith, Annalise Snyder, Ian David Sobering, Ray Michael Spencer, Nathan T Spriggs, Ellen Marie Stack, Rhiannon Leigh Stallings, Jacinta Stecklein, Maria Sue Stevens, Kristen Paige Stitt, Sarah A Stokes, Almanzo Alphia Strahm, Megan Stremel, Sarah Jeanne Strine, Wesley Lawrence Strouts, Mark Francis Sudbeck, Peter Allan Sukontaraks, Susan Louise Summers, Charles Ryan Sutterlin, Michelle Lee Sylvester, Brandi Maxine Taul, Steve Andrew Taylor, Audrey Michelle Temple, Michael Shawn Ternes, Chase Allen Therkelsen, Leah Thompson, Daniela A Thrasher, Larita Ann Tipton, Jaime Alberto Tobon, Kyle Cottrell Trevino, Sarah Suzanne Troutt, Matthew Joel Turner, James Louis Ungerer, Madalyn Unruh, Elizabeth Uthoff, Levi James Vanpelt, Holly Ann VanSkike, Leslie Nicole Vipond, Thanh Hien Thi Vu, Erin Nichole Wainwright, Heather Walden, Jeremy Joseph Walker, Timothy Alexander Wallace, William Scott Wallace, Eldon James Weaver, Jon Michael Weinman, Kelsey Welliver, Ellen Alice Rintoul Welti, Brandee Marie Werth, Bryce Michael Westphal, Melanie Wilkos, Erika Lyn Williams, Carmen Elizabeth Wilson, Nick Aaron Wilson, Michael John Evan Wimer, Mollie Jo Winter, Christopher Ladislado Wisdom, Katherine Elizabeth Wood, Aubrie Wright, Benjamin Yunk, Erin Michelle Zimmerman

Randolph: Kevin Richard Arpin, Trenton Kyle Hargrave, Tara D Pfaff

Riley: Erin Nicole Cammel, Karen S Ericson, Bethany Sue Lewis

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Blue Valley High School: Jamie Michelle Duitsman

Flint Hills Christian School: Nathan David Owens

Manhattan High School: Jenene Rene Heavey, Michele L Ridder, Sara Ilene Shipley, Elizabeth Marie Zabel

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 GRADUATION HONORS

Manhattan: Abdullah Mohammed Alhawas, magna cum laude with a B.S. in electrical engineering; Logan Riley Appel, summa cum laude with a B.S. in business administration; Kevin Bamberger, summa cum laude with a B.S. in business administration; Ryan Scott Blew, magna cum laude with a B.S. in agribusiness; Lindsay Marie Blew, summa cum laude with a B.S. in family studies and human services; Justin Wesley Bridges, summa cum laude with a bachelor of arts; Andrew Carl Bridges, cum laude with a B.S. in architectural engineering; Lauren Michele Budenosky, cum laude with a B.S. in education; Megan Carney, magna cum laude with a B.S. in family studies and human services; Benjamin Clubine, summa cum laude with a B.S. in chemical engineering; DeAnna Renee Coughlin, cum laude with a B.S. in family studies and human services; Josiah David Cox, summa cum laude with a bachelor of science; Melissa Dawn Cranmer, cum laude with a bachelor of arts; Danielle Kaye Devlin, magna cum laude with a B.S. in business administration; Kate Ann Donnelly, magna cum laude with a bachelor of arts; Sarah Elizabeth Dotson, magna cum laude with a doctor of veterinary medicine; Robin Doreen Edmunds, magna cum laude with a B.S. in education; Alyssa Lynn Freeman, summa cum laude with a B.S. in business administration; Donald Ray Hampton, summa cum laude with a B.S. in business administration; Gabriel Adam Hughes, cum laude with a bachelor of science; Katherine Ann Killingsworth, magna cum laude with a B.S. in family studies and human services; Kjersti Erin Kjos, cum laude with a bachelor of science; Brent Alan Kvasnicka, magna cum laude with a B.S. in agriculture; Jessica Marie Lynn, summa cum laude with a B.S. in education; Mark Evan Mchaney, cum laude with a bachelor of science; Megan Rene Montgomery, cum laude with a doctor of veterinary medicine; Patricia Ann Moore, magna cum laude with a B.S. in family studies and human services; Steven Ray Morris, cum laude with a B.S. in construction science management; Kevin M Murphy, magna cum laude with a bachelor of science; Anastasia Meissner Place, summa cum laude with a B.S. in agriculture; Julie Michelle Randel, cum laude with a B.S. in interior design; Jacob Neill Rebo, cum laude with a bachelor of science; Anne Elizabeth Russell, cum laude with a bachelor of fine arts; Sara Ann Salava, cum laude with a bachelor of science; Leann Marie Sargeant, cum laude with a doctor of veterinary medicine; Amy Jo Schultz, cum laude with a bachelor of science; Jessica Rae Schultz, magna cum laude with a bachelor of science; Rachel Kathryn Scribner, cum laude with a bachelor of fine arts; Lisa Lee Smith, cum laude with a bachelor of science; Joshua Ryan Smith, cum laude with a B.S. in mechanical engineering; Almanzo Alphia Strahm, magna cum laude with a B.S. in construction science management; Sarah Jeanne Strine, cum laude with a B.S. in business administration; Allison P Stuart, magna cum laude with a bachelor of arts and magna cum laude with a B.S. in education; Antoinette America Tau'a, cum laude with a bachelor of science; Brandi Maxine Taul, cum laude with a B.S. in agriculture; Jessica Renee Ulrich, summa cum laude with a bachelor of arts; Michael Jon Vanderwalker, cum laude with a doctor of veterinary medicine; Andrew Thomas Wagner, summa cum laude with a bachelor of science

Riley: Robert Watson Flack, magna cum laude with a bachelor of science; Kelsey Laurin Nelson, cum laude with a B.S. in education

 

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 SEMESTER HONORS

ROOKS COUNTY

Damar: Rodney Scott Landis, Wesley Ryan Landis

Plainville: Seth J Keas, Gloria K Ruder

Stockton: Daniel Riffel

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Stockton High School: Chelsey Lynn Kriley, Lisa Lee Smith

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Stockton High School: Lisa Lee Smith, cum laude with a bachelor of science

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 GRADUATION HONORS

There were no Rooks County students graduating with honors.

 

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 SEMESTER HONORS

RUSH COUNTY

Alexander: Veronica Brenae Baus

La Crosse: Nicholas Lee Moeder, Rachel Suzanne Urban

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Otis-Bison Senior High School: Tracy K Edwards, Shawna Marie Peters, Lauren Ann Wissman

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 GRADUATION HONORS

Alexander: Veronica Brenae Baus, magna cum laude with a B.S. in business administration

 

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 SEMESTER HONORS

RUSSELL COUNTY

Dorrance: Andrew Ptacek

Luray: Lyndsey Ann Lamas, Jessica Renee Ulrich

Russell: Blake Stoppel, Laura Renee Thacker, Bryce A Zachman

Editor's note: The students listed below gave an out-of-county permanent address. These students are listed by high school to get the news to their hometown newspapers.

Lucas-Luray High School: Jessica Renee Ulrich

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY SPRING 2010 GRADUATION HONORS

There were no Russell County students graduating with honors.