An additional student has been awarded semester honors for the spring 2013 semester. The additional student earning semester honors is Brannon Donovan, sophomore in life sciences, from Hoisington.
Hutchinson Community College has announced the honor rolls for the Spring 2013 semester, including grades through the end of the interterm session. 1,327 students have been honored with selection to the two honor roll listings, with 701 achieving the President's Honor Roll with a 4.0 grade point average for the semester. Local students selected to the President's Honor Roll are: Alden-Lindsey Carter; Chase-Curtis Bethea, Zackary Oberle; Geneseo-Julie Miller; Great Bend-David Monceaux, Justin Tracy; Lindsborg-Steve Adams, Emma Anderson, Raven Anderson, Abigail Bengtson, Kellee Carson, Austin Crawford, Christian Desbien, Emma Flynn, Megan Forsberg, Marissa Johnson, Kimi Lindshield, Trevor ...
Barton Community College has announced its list of graduates who earned associate degrees in the spring semester of the 2013 academic year. Abilene: Larissa Paulson, A.A.S., Slade Volkman, A.S.; Alma: Brittany Hitchcock, A.S., Todd Hitchcock, A.S.; Ashland: Aspen McCann, A.S.; Atwood: Samantha Carroll, A.S.; Buhler: Brendan Winkler, A.A.S.; Carbondale: Joshua Baker, A.S.; Claflin: Robin Hickel, A.A.S., Nathaniel Long, A.S., Alexandria Radenberg, A.A., Sheila Wolfkill, A.A.S.; Clay Center: Lucas Spillman, A.A.S., Samuel Spillman, A.A.S., Courtney Stonehouse, A.S.; Clifton: Blair Bloomfield ...
More than 350 Kansas State University students are earning graduation honors with their degrees.
Shawn Batten of St. John was one of more than 750 graduates to receive a diploma at Harding University's commencement exercises May 11.
Kristin M. Stewart, Great Bend, has been awarded for the 2013-2014 year, a scholarship from Tau Beta Pi, the engineering honor society. Stewart, the daughter of Radonna and Dallas Stewart of Great Bend, will receive a cash award of $2,000 for her senior year of engineering study. Tau Beta Pi Scholarships are awarded to members on a competitive basis of high scholarship, campus leadership and service, and promise of future contributions to the engineering profession.
The names of 2,080 students who completed requirements for associate, bachelor and graduate degrees during the spring 2013 semester at Fort Hays State University have been released by FHSU Associate Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Joey Linn, who is also university registrar.
API offered two special scholarships this year to students majoring in either Geology or Engineering. API is trying to retain some students to graduate and work in the industry. The winners of these two scholarships were Anthony Cannata and Jonathan Schotte. These recipients were not required for one of their parents to be employed in the oil or gas industry.
Barton Community College has named 234 students to the President's List for the spring 2013 semester. To qualify for this honor, students must have been enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours and maintained a grade point average of 4.0 on a 4.0 or "A" letter scale.
Fifty students at Kansas State University are among the newest members of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and most prestigious academic honor society.
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Nearly 3,000 students completed degree requirements from Kansas State University this spring.
Dakota Meyers, Hoisington High Class of 2009, graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Arts in the field of Economics during the university's 312th commencement ceremony, which took place last week. During the daylong ceremony, degrees were conferred to graduates of Yale College and all of the university's graduate schools, except for Yale Law School. Additionally, the ceremonies featured the conferral of honorary degrees to people of national notoriety, including Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and the founder of
Taylor Fry, daughter of Jeff and Angie Fry was recently awarded the prestigious P.E.O. Star Scholarship. Fry was recommended by Chapter HR of Great Bend. The P.E.O. STAR Scholarship is based on excellence in leadership, activities, community service, academics and potential for future success. This year there were 302 STAR Scholarships awarded out of 1,961 applications, eight winners in Kansas. Fry is a recent graduate of GBHS and was accepted into Kansas State University where she plans to major in Business Management and minor in Piano.
Melanie Maneth of Great Bend High School has been chosen by Unit #180 of American Legion Women's Auciliary to attend the 71st annual
PITTSBURG – Pittsburg State University has released the honor rolls for the 2014 fall semester. To qualify for Dean's Scholastic Honors, a student must complete at least 12 semester hours, receive a grade point average (GPA) of 3.6000 for all credit course work that semester and have no grade lower than a B and no grade of I in any course during the semester. To qualify for All-A Scholastic Honors, a student must complete at least 12 semester hours, receive a grade of A in all credit course work for the semester and have no grade of I in ...
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