10/20/2004

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

KU to honor 228 high-school seniors from Shawnee Mission district on Oct. 27

LAWRENCE -- Students from five Kansas high schools will be honored Wednesday, Oct. 27, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and the KU Endowment Association.

A total of 228 seniors from Shawnee Mission U.S.D. 512 high schools in Johnson County will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 7:30 p.m. program at the Jewish Community Campus of Greater Kansas City, 5801 W. 115th St., Overland Park.

Honorees' names are listed below.

Stuart Bell, dean of the School of Engineering, will speak. Kansas Alumni Association representative Carolyn Barnes, director of the Kansas Honors Program, is in charge of award presentations.

The program is free for all attendees, and a reception will follow.

Joe Kurtzman of Overland Park will be the site coordinator. High school coordinators will be Kevin Latinis, Leawood, Shawnee Mission East; Joseph M. Nielsen, Shawnee, Shawnee Mission North; Robert Thompson, Shawnee, Shawnee Mission Northwest; Kathy MacNaughton, Leawood, Shawnee Mission South; and Melissa Boos Nielsen, Shawnee, Shawnee Mission West.

The KU Endowment Association and the KU Alumni Association began sponsoring the Kansas Honors Program in 1971. The program has honored 89,875 students in the top 10 percent of the Kansas high-school senior classes.

The honorees and their high schools:

First Name Last Name High School
Stephanie Altoro Shawnee Mission East High School
Patrick Ardinger Shawnee Mission East High School
Rachel Beck Shawnee Mission East High School
Matthew Becker Shawnee Mission East High School
Daniel Belz Shawnee Mission East High School
James Bernard, III Shawnee Mission East High School
Ross Boomer Shawnee Mission East High School
Monica Brandli Shawnee Mission East High School
Marie Braukmann Shawnee Mission East High School
Stephanie Bruggeman Shawnee Mission East High School
Sarah Burford Shawnee Mission East High School
Nicole Cameron Shawnee Mission East High School
Evan Conner Shawnee Mission East High School
Todd Crawford Shawnee Mission East High School
Greer Donley Shawnee Mission East High School
Laura Draxler Shawnee Mission East High School
Mariah Eilts Shawnee Mission East High School
Rachel Findley Shawnee Mission East High School
Jaclyn Frankenberg Shawnee Mission East High School
Emily Gairns Shawnee Mission East High School
Andreas Graf Shawnee Mission East High School
James Groening Shawnee Mission East High School
Joshua Hamilton Shawnee Mission East High School
Katherine Hammes Shawnee Mission East High School
Alexandra Helmuth Shawnee Mission East High School
Michael Horrell Shawnee Mission East High School
Kate Isenberg Shawnee Mission East High School
Carolyn Johnston Shawnee Mission East High School
Devin Kennedy Shawnee Mission East High School
Ashley Kornhaus Shawnee Mission East High School
Kacye Lavender Shawnee Mission East High School
Cicy Li Shawnee Mission East High School
John Lynch Shawnee Mission East High School
Kate Mallula Shawnee Mission East High School
Kristen Mapes Shawnee Mission East High School
Sarah McKee Shawnee Mission East High School
Stephen McKim Shawnee Mission East High School
Jessica Meara Shawnee Mission East High School
Matthew Montemore Shawnee Mission East High School
Elizabeth Nelson Shawnee Mission East High School
Michael Nelson Shawnee Mission East High School
William O’Rourke Shawnee Mission East High School
Jeremy Page Shawnee Mission East High School
Hannah Paulsen Shawnee Mission East High School
Rowena Perry Shawnee Mission East High School
Ming Qi Shawnee Mission East High School
Celene Reynolds Shawnee Mission East High School
Stephanie Stanley Shawnee Mission East High School
Nelson Stauffer Shawnee Mission East High School
Ashleigh Steckly Shawnee Mission East High School
Jonathan Steiner Shawnee Mission East High School
Jennifer Stromsted Shawnee Mission East High School
Kelsey Ward Shawnee Mission East High School
Cristin Weekley Shawnee Mission East High School
Hannah Zwibelman Shawnee Mission East High School
Lindsey Bell Shawnee Mission North High School
Andra Bosneag Shawnee Mission North High School
Allen Chestnut Shawnee Mission North High School
Dakota Clark Shawnee Mission North High School
Sarah Colbert Shawnee Mission North High School
Michael Collins Shawnee Mission North High School
Amy Cox Shawnee Mission North High School
Ashlyn Fitzpatrick Shawnee Mission North High School
Dana Hacker Shawnee Mission North High School
Ryan Hale Shawnee Mission North High School
Stephen Heimsoth Shawnee Mission North High School
John Hodgson Shawnee Mission North High School
Anna Honas Shawnee Mission North High School
Zane Jaafar Shawnee Mission North High School
Lucas Jesseph Shawnee Mission North High School
Justin Johnson Shawnee Mission North High School
Daniel Jones Shawnee Mission North High School
Katherine Jones Shawnee Mission North High School
Ellen Jorgenson Shawnee Mission North High School
Megan Kinkead Shawnee Mission North High School
Laura Mertz Shawnee Mission North High School
Mona Monzavi Shawnee Mission North High School
Jennifer Moore Shawnee Mission North High School
Rhea Muchalla Shawnee Mission North High School
Amy Northcutt Shawnee Mission North High School
Caitlin Owen Shawnee Mission North High School
Timothy Pavelka Shawnee Mission North High School
Athanasios Poptsis Shawnee Mission North High School
Lauren Potter Shawnee Mission North High School
Peter Rittmann Shawnee Mission North High School
Rachel Schulteis Shawnee Mission North High School
Cara Smith Shawnee Mission North High School
Lisa Snyder Shawnee Mission North High School
Michael Stockwell Shawnee Mission North High School
Ying-Hwa Tan Shawnee Mission North High School
Cory Taulbert Shawnee Mission North High School
Sarah Truex Shawnee Mission North High School
Kyle Waters Shawnee Mission North High School
Kelli Wilson Shawnee Mission North High School
Kristen Wolkey Shawnee Mission North High School
Brett Woods Shawnee Mission North High School
Katie Wyle Shawnee Mission North High School
Amelia Young Shawnee Mission North High School
Travis Arey Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Andrew Bergman Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Bennett Berning Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Kelli Bird Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Amber Bocquin Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Sarah Buller Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
James Bush Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Elizabeth Collison Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Bethany Dale Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Amanda Ellsworth Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Ashley Grys Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Matthew Heckert Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Stephanie Hill Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Mallory Howlett Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Allison Hunt Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Laura Liston Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Kathryn Macan Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Randall Madison Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Amy McManness Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Matthew Michalski Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Matthew Morton Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Melissa Musick Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Paul Pansing Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Natalie Pape Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Shaun Patel Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Marcus Rivers Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Nehemiah Rosell Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Karen Schongar Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Chelsea Sheahan Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Andrea Showalter Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Tara Singhal Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Anthony Smith Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Jennifer Smith Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Leslie Smith Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Elizabeth Songy Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Rebecca Spicer Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Neil Thakur Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Amy Thomas Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Steven von der Linden Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Margaret Walters Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
James Weihe Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Rachel Weihe Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Megan Wilson Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Natalie Winkler Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Lauren Yonkey Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
Alexander Aggen Shawnee Mission West High School
Monee Amin Shawnee Mission West High School
Lauren Benson Shawnee Mission West High School
Ruby Bisarya Shawnee Mission West High School
Cheryl Bornheimer Shawnee Mission West High School
Erin Bryan Shawnee Mission West High School
Matthew Casper Shawnee Mission West High School
Meghan Cassady Shawnee Mission West High School
Nathan Davis Shawnee Mission West High School
Anu Dharod Shawnee Mission West High School
Kristin Dillman Shawnee Mission West High School
Marissa Dorau Shawnee Mission West High School
Jennifer Dunn Shawnee Mission West High School
Alex Earl Shawnee Mission West High School
Wesley Everhart Shawnee Mission West High School
Alexander Fuller Shawnee Mission West High School
Ryan Gehring Shawnee Mission West High School
Kelsey Hayes Shawnee Mission West High School
Laura Ingram Shawnee Mission West High School
Christopher Katterhenry Shawnee Mission West High School
Jared Konczal Shawnee Mission West High School
April Lawson Shawnee Mission West High School
Jessica Layton Shawnee Mission West High School
Francisco Morales Shawnee Mission West High School
Kate Motter Shawnee Mission West High School
Emily Nicks Shawnee Mission West High School
Matthew Norburg Shawnee Mission West High School
Hannah Oberkrom Shawnee Mission West High School
David Owens Shawnee Mission West High School
Deepa Patel Shawnee Mission West High School
Allison Richardson Shawnee Mission West High School
Madeline Rogers Shawnee Mission West High School
Anne Rosenthal Shawnee Mission West High School
Ronald Schupner Shawnee Mission West High School
Ashley Taylor Shawnee Mission West High School
Oksana Tevis Shawnee Mission West High School
Thornton Thompson Shawnee Mission West High School
Ashley Troutman Shawnee Mission West High School
Christopher Von Fange Shawnee Mission West High School
Amy Waage Shawnee Mission West High School
Colin Weber Shawnee Mission West High School
Daniel Willis Shawnee Mission West High School
Cole Young Shawnee Mission West High School
David Zak Shawnee Mission West High School
Daniel Able Shawnee Mission South High School
Rachel Bain Shawnee Mission South High School
Connie Baldwin Shawnee Mission South High School
Nathaniel Buchheit Shawnee Mission South High School
Andrew Burch Shawnee Mission South High School
Christopher Busch Shawnee Mission South High School
William Carlson Shawnee Mission South High School
Abigail Chappell Shawnee Mission South High School
Allison Clark Shawnee Mission South High School
Shannon Connolly Shawnee Mission South High School
Kristen Cunningham Shawnee Mission South High School
Lauren Cunningham Shawnee Mission South High School
Kathryn Darnell Shawnee Mission South High School
Jessica Goodwin Shawnee Mission South High School
Allison Hadley Shawnee Mission South High School
Garrett Hages Shawnee Mission South High School
Matthew Hinshaw Shawnee Mission South High School
Ann Kjellerson Shawnee Mission South High School
Amanda Kruse Shawnee Mission South High School
Megan Langford Shawnee Mission South High School
Emily Long Shawnee Mission South High School
Sarah Loos Shawnee Mission South High School
Adam Luchies Shawnee Mission South High School
Devin McCarthy Shawnee Mission South High School
David Meschke Shawnee Mission South High School
Jack Monahan Shawnee Mission South High School
Bryce Morris-Lee Shawnee Mission South High School
Tamla Page Shawnee Mission South High School
Jacqueline Peda Shawnee Mission South High School
Jesse Peterson-Brandt Shawnee Mission South High School
Victoria Rau Shawnee Mission South High School
Melody Rea Shawnee Mission South High School
Brittany Richey Shawnee Mission South High School
Rachel Ringeisen Shawnee Mission South High School
Bailey Roberts Shawnee Mission South High School
Brandon Schwabauer Shawnee Mission South High School
Lucas Seiden Shawnee Mission South High School
Melissa Terrill Shawnee Mission South High School
Matthew Winkler Shawnee Mission South High School
Erica Wong Shawnee Mission South High School
Irina Yakhnis Shawnee Mission South High School

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