Jan. 30, 2004

Kansas Honors Program



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

KU to honor 43 high school seniors from Allen, Bourbon, Woodson counties Feb. 9

LAWRENCE -- Students from six Kansas high schools will be honored Monday, Feb. 9, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and the KU Endowment Association.

A total of 43 seniors from high schools in Allen, Bourbon and Woodson counties will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:30 p.m. dinner reception at Fort Scott High School, 1005 S. Main, Fort Scott.

Honorees are listed below.

Robert Weaver, associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, will speak. Kansas Alumni Association representative Jennifer Jackson Sanner, senior vice president for communications and editor of Kansas Alumni magazine, is in charge of award presentations.

The program will cost parents and alumni $6.50 each. Honored students will be guests of the Alumni Association and the Endowment Association.

Gary and Sally Cullor, Fort Scott, will serve as the site coordinators. James and Carol Immel, Iola, will serve as the Allen County Coordinators. Susy Hammons, Pittsburg, will serve as the Bourbon County coordinator and Sharson Suske, Yates Center, will serve as the Woodson 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
Maria Becerra Fort Scott High School
Alison Cosens Fort Scott High School
Courtney Crays Fort Scott High School
Jordan Felt Fort Scott High School
Mary Jo Harper Fort Scott High School
Ashley Herman Fort Scott High School
Leslie Kibble Fort Scott High School
Jonathan Moyers Fort Scott High School
Meg O'Laughlin Fort Scott High School
Zach Stephan Fort Scott High School
Kelly Stewart Fort Scott High School
Brett Werling Fort Scott High School
Nathan Williams Fort Scott High School
Lauren Zingre' Fort Scott High School
     
Ashlee Julich Humboldt High School
Andrea Newman Humboldt High School
Bradley Witherspoon Humboldt High School
Michael Zellner Humboldt High School
     
Dwight Carswell Iola High School
Meaghan Coons Iola High School
Michael Cunningham Iola High School
Nathan Gill Iola High School
Suni Haberland Iola High School
Emily Mulsow Iola High School
Dylan Porter Iola High School
Nicole Ridge Iola High School
Erin Stahl Iola High School
Heather Strahl Iola High School
     
Cody Duft Marmaton Valley High School
Jaci Hartman Marmaton Valley High School
Jacqueline LaRue Marmaton Valley High School
     
Kayla Burress Uniontown High School
Douglas Graham Uniontown High School
Tysen Olsen Uniontown High School
Shane Younggren Uniontown High School
     
Aleasha Boice Yates Center High School
Rachel Bryant Yates Center High School
Amy Gensweider Yates Center High School
Luke Henke Yates Center High School
Dawn Larson Yates Center High School
Kelly Solomon Yates Center High School
Andrew Stark Yates Center High School
Katie Vernon Yates Center High School

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