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Monday, June 24, 2013
Scholastic success: More than 350 students receive graduation honors
MANHATTAN -- More than 350 Kansas State University students are earning graduation honors with their degrees.
Earning the university's top graduation honor, summa cum laude, were 91 students who earned an academic average of 3.95 or higher; 131 students graduated magna cum laude for an academic average of 3.85 to 3.949; and 128 students graduated cum laude for an academic average of 3.750 to 3.848. Forty-eight students earned graduation honors for multiple degrees.
Kansas State University students earning graduation honors include:
Garden City: Larissa Hall, Bachelor of Science in Biological Systems Engineering, Magna Cum Laude
Dodge City: Ryan Ackerman, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude; Adrian Gomez, Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude; James Minnis, Bachelor of Science in Dietetics, Magna Cum Laude; and Lindsay Underwood, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Summa Cum Laude
Ottawa: Morgan Peelen, Bachelor of Science, Summa Cum Laude
Rantoul: Ellen Ouellette, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Summa Cum Laude
Wellsville: Clinton Newton, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude