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Feb. 16, 2006
Contact: Heath Peterson, KU Alumni Association, (785) 864-4760.

KU to honor 39 high school seniors from Barton, Rush counties at Great Bend

LAWRENCE — Students from six Kansas high schools will be honored Wednesday, March 1, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and the KU Endowment Association.

A total of 39 seniors from high schools in Barton and Rush counties will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:15 p.m. dinner program at The Club at Stoneridge, 1438 24th St., Great Bend.

Honorees’ names are listed below.

Marlesa Roney, vice provost for student success, will speak. Alumni Association representative Sarah Lingeman, Kansas Honors Program coordinator, is in charge of award presentations.

The dinner program will cost parents and alumni $13 each. Honored students will be guests of the alumni and endowment associations.

Mary King of Great Bend will be site coordinator. Perry and Krista Smith of Great Bend will be Barton County coordinators, and Mary Barrows of LaCrosse will be Rush County coordinator.

The Kansas Honors Program began in 1971. It has honored 95,794 students in the top 10 percent of high school senior classes throughout the state of Kansas.

FirstLastHigh SchoolZip
KaylaKlugClaflin High School67525
ElishaStephensClaflin High School67525
RoxanneStilesClaflin High School67525
Chance AlanHaddonEllinwood High School67526
Lauren Molly-BlueSturnEllinwood High School67526
LeslieWiseEllinwood High School67526
Ryan JamesKoetterEllinwood High School67526
Andrew JohnRomeEllinwood High School67526
TylerBrownGreat Bend High School67530
NatalieCraneGreat Bend High School67530
MargaretGabelmannGreat Bend High School67530
MalloryHedlundGreat Bend High School67530
LoriHeidrickGreat Bend High School67530
DarinHertelGreat Bend High School67530
AprilHoffmanGreat Bend High School67530
BethKeeleyGreat Bend High School67530
KyleneKirmerGreat Bend High School67530
VictorMarshallGreat Bend High School67530
MalloryMitchellGreat Bend High School67530
JustinMoyersGreat Bend High School67530
KatieNiedereeGreat Bend High School67530
JonathanPikeGreat Bend High School67530
BrentPinkallGreat Bend High School67530
AshleyRomineGreat Bend High School67530
MonicaSauberGreat Bend High School67530
OliviaSmithGreat Bend High School67567
BrandonWeiserGreat Bend High School67530
JaronZamarripaGreat Bend High School67530
AudraJonasHoisington High School67544
SamuelPhilbernHoisington High School67564
ShellyRitterHoisington High School67544
LindsaySchinstockHoisington High School67544
Gerald (Wayne)StoskopfHoisington High School67544
MelissaWilsonLaCrosse High School67548
VeronicaBausLaCrosse High School67513
KennethBruntzLaCrosse High School67548
TracyEdwardsOtis-Bison High School67520
AnnaBrackOtis-Bison High School67511
TylerAxmanOtis-Bison High School67564


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