Feb. 12, 2004

Kansas Honors Program



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

KU to honor 54 high school seniors from Linn and Miami counties Feb. 26

LAWRENCE -- Students from six Kansas high schools will be honored Thursday, Feb. 26, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and the KU Endowment Association.

A total of 54 seniors from high schools in Linn and Miami counties will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:30 p.m. dinner reception at Jayhawk-Linn High School, 14675 Kansas 52 Highway, Mound City.

Honorees are listed below.

Lynn Bretz, director of university relations, will speak. Kansas Alumni Association representative Carolyn Barnes, director of the Kansas Honors Program, is in charge of award presentations.

The program will cost parents and alumni $7.50 each. Honored students will be guests of the Alumni Association and the Endowment Association.

Richard and Janice Wurtz, Mound City, will serve as the site and Linn County coordinators, and Richard Nicholson, Paola, will serve as the Miami County coordinator.

The KU Endowment Association and the KU Alumni Association began sponsoring the Kansas Honors Program in 1971. The program has honored 89,113 students in the top 10 percent of the Kansas high school senior classes.

First Name Last Name High School
Jennifer Alexander Jayhawk-Linn High School
Bryan Gentry Jayhawk-Linn High School
Keith Harlow Jayhawk-Linn High School
Tyler Johnson Jayhawk-Linn High School
Sara Leavitt Jayhawk-Linn High School
Danielle Miller Jayhawk-Linn High School
Shannon Miller Jayhawk-Linn High School
Tyler Spencer Jayhawk-Linn High School
     
Steven Collette Louisburg High School
Phoebe Gray Louisburg High School
Holly Gurss Louisburg High School
Reed Kreiser Louisburg High School
Timothy McVey Louisburg High School
Kimberly Motley Louisburg High School
Julie Nelson Louisburg High School
Heather Ross Louisburg High School
Mary Spielbusch Louisburg High School
Lucas Thompson Louisburg High School
Jacob Vickrey Louisburg High School
Tiffany Walter Louisburg High School
     
Jade Barnes Osawatomie High School
Katie Drew Osawatomie High School
Laura Gross Osawatomie High School
Jenny Hall Osawatomie High School
Emily Mitchell Osawatomie High School
Morgan Pritchett Osawatomie High School
Lisa Reed Osawatomie High School
Krystal Troutman Osawatomie High School
Christopher Windler Osawatomie High School
     
Adam Collins Paola High School
Noah Dumpert Paola High School
Jake Forck Paola High School
Allison Garrison Paola High School
Janet Haffener Paola High School
Amanda Johnson Paola High School
Kathleen Julyan Paola High School
Genevieve Linville Paola High School
Kelsie McBride Paola High School
Laura Meinig Paola High School
Nathan Payne Paola High School
Autumn Reavis Paola High School
Jennifer Reuss Paola High School
Amanda Sheldon Paola High School
Chrissie Sobek Paola High School
Jeffrey Thompson Paola High School
Casey Windisch Paola High School
     
Destinee Stark Pleasanton High School
Tricia Stogsdill Pleasanton High School
     
Ashley Bradley Prairie View High School
Abby Burnett Prairie View High School
Molly Greiner Prairie View High School
Matthew Hobson Prairie View High School
Scott Stoughton Prairie View High School
Eurus Wagner Prairie View High School

-30-



This site is maintained by University Relations, the public relations office for the University of Kansas Lawrence campus. Information may be reused without permission; images may be reused with notice of copyright but not altered.

 • Contact us: kurelations@ku.edu | (785) 864-3256 | 1314 Jayhawk Blvd., Lawrence, KS 66045