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Feb. 2, 2006
Contact: W. Heath Peterson, Kansas Alumni Association, (785) 864-4760.

KU to honor 42 high school seniors from Allen, Bourbon and Woodson counties

LAWRENCE — Students from six Kansas high schools will be honored Monday, Feb. 13, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and the KU Endowment Association.

A total of 42 seniors from high schools in Allen, Bourbon and Woodson counties will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:30 p.m. dinner program at Fort Scott High School, 1005 S. Main, Fort Scott.

Honorees’ names are listed below.

Diana Carlin, dean of Graduate School and International Programs, will speak. KU Alumni Association representative Heath Peterson, director of the Kansas Honors Program, and Sarah Lingeman, Kansas Honors Program coordinator, are in charge of award presentations.

The dinner program will cost parents and alumni $10 each. Honored students will be guests of the Alumni Association and the Endowment Association.

Gary and Sally Cullor, Fort Scott, will be site coordinators, and Susy Hammons, Pittsburg, Jim and Karen Gilpin, Iola, and Sharon Suske, Yates Center, will be county coordinators.

The KU Endowment Association and the KU Alumni Association began sponsoring the Kansas Honors Program in 1971. The program has honored 95,794 students in the top 10 percent of high school senior classes throughout the state of Kansas.

First NameLast NameHSCity zip
CrystalBrownFort Scott66701
JanetBuntainFort Scott66701
DevenBurksFort Scott66701
CasideyClayFort Scott66701
HeatherDavisFort Scott66701
RyanGantFort Scott66701
BaileyGrayFort Scott66701
TaushaMaloneFort Scott66701
LisaNorrisFort Scott66701
LoganPayneFort Scott66701
AshleePhillipsFort Scott66701
TravisProctorFort Scott66701
JacobReichardFort Scott66701
MandaStuartFort Scott66701
HeatherWilliamsFort Scott66701
JessicaBooneYates Center66783
ElizabethDickYates Center66783
AdamDorseyYates Center66783
AngelaMassothYates Center66783
KyleMcGeeYates Center66783
AmyWassenaarYates Center66783
TynerAptIola66749
BenjaminClubineIola66749
DanaDaugharthyIola66749
NicoleHuntIola66749
ElizabethKretzmeierIola66749
KelseyMcGieIola66749
AmandaMentzerIola66758
EmilyMiddletonIola66749
KayleighStricklerIola66749
ScottTolandIola66749
MariaAikinsUniontown66754
JessicaSchwalmUniontown66701
CoryWarrenUniontown66779
AaronColginMarmaton Valley66755
ChrisWestonMarmaton Valley66755
AustinBollingMarmaton Valley66755
EricaGreveHumboldt66748
OwenHeislerHumboldt66748
MalloryMuellerHumboldt66748
MelanieWeilertHumboldt66748
LynseeWilsonHumboldt66749

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