February 7, 2001

Kansas Honors
Program


Contact: Carolyn Barnes, KU Alumni Association, (785) 864-4760

KU to honor high school students at Great Bend

LAWRENCE -- Students from six Kansas high schools will be honored Wednesday, Feb. 21, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and the KU Endowment Association.

The students, seniors from Barton and Rush counties, will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:15 p.m. dinner program at the Golden Belt Country Club, 24th and Frey, Great Bend.

Honorees' names are listed below.

James Barnes, professor of music theory and composition, will speak. Alumni Association representative Carolyn Barnes, director of the Kansas Honors Program, is in charge of award presentations.

The program will cost parents and alumni $9.75 each. Honored students will be guests of the Alumni Association and the Endowment Association.

Mary King, Great Bend, is site coordinator. Perry and Krista Smith, Great Bend, are Barton County coordinators, and Mary Barrows, LaCrosse, is Rush County coordinator.

The KU Endowment Association and the KU Alumni Association began sponsoring the Kansas Honors Program in 1971. The program has honored 76,000 students in the top 10 percent of the Kansas high school senior classes.

First Name Last Name High School
Melissa Beck Claflin High School
Barbara Oberle Claflin High School
Julie Wondra Claflin High School
Lisa Newsome Ellinwood High School
Mark Panning Ellinwood High School
Kathleen Rush Ellinwood High School
Jodi Scheufler Ellinwood High School
Joseph Vinduska Ellinwood High School
Grant Bleeker Great Bend High School
Michelle Chansler Great Bend High School
Lindsey DeWitt Great Bend High School
Jackie Dunn Great Bend High School
Kelsey Garrett Great Bend High School
Ivan Guerra Great Bend High School
Gavin Gunn Great Bend High School
Adrienne Harms Great Bend High School
Andee Hartig Great Bend High School
Ashley Hawk Great Bend High School
Gerrie Koehler Great Bend High School
Megan Kottmann Great Bend High School
Adam Krug Great Bend High School
Stephen Long Great Bend High School
Kendra Mauck Great Bend High School
Chelsi McAtee Great Bend High School
Megan McCluskey Great Bend High School
Erin McGee Great Bend High School
Rebecca Ochs Great Bend High School
Kristin Ohnmacht Great Bend High School
Emily Reif Great Bend High School
Amber Rosenberg Great Bend High School
Melanie Schartz Great Bend High School
B.J. Sprague Great Bend High School
Frank Steiner Great Bend High School
Lukas Sundahl Great Bend High School
Rebekah Cotten Hoisington High School
Andrew Giebler Hoisington High School
Sara Goetz Hoisington High School
Amber Lloyd Hoisington High School
Kayci Strickland Hoisington High School
Tiffany Thoren Hoisington High School
Camille Musgrave LaCrosse High School
Susan Oborny LaCrosse High School
Sheena Wells LaCrosse High School
Kristin Goodheart Otis-Bison High School
Dorothy Leidig Otis-Bison High School
Laura Riese Otis-Bison High School

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