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Feb. 24, 2006
Contact: W. Heath Peterson, KU Alumni Association, (785) 864-4760.

KU to honor 38 high school seniors from Washington, Marshall counties March 7

LAWRENCE — Students from nine Kansas high schools will be honored Tuesday, March 7, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment.

A total of 38 seniors from high schools in Washington and Marshall counties will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:30 p.m. dinner program at First National Bank, 101 C St., Washington.

Honorees’ names are listed below.

Leonard Krishtalka, director of the Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center, will speak. Kansas Alumni Association representative Sarah Lingeman, Kansas Honors Program coordinator, is in charge of award presentations.

The dinner program will cost parents and alumni $9 each. Honored students will be guests of the Alumni Association and KU Endowment.

Larry and Nancy Stoppel of Washington will be site coordinators. Kenneth and Zita Duensin of Blue Rapids will be county coordinators.

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
SheilaKochAxtell High School66403
CraigRonnebaumAxtell High School66403
AlisonStrathmanAxtell High School66403
CurtStrathmanAxtell High School66403
MatthewCarlsonClifton-Clyde High School66937
JoelEricksonClifton-Clyde High School66937
RenaFaheyClifton-Clyde High School66937
JamieGeorgeClifton-Clyde High School66938
AlanLeDucClifton-Clyde High School66938
AshleyLongClifton-Clyde High School66937
MichaelFeldhausenFrankfort High School66427
EmilySchreinerFrankfort High School66427
JeremySchreinerFrankfort High School66427
BeckyZirgerFrankfort High School66427
AndreaBrunaHanover High School66945
KayneHagedornHanover High School66945
TristaHynekHanover High School66412
JeremyMartinHanover High School66945
KimberlyRyserHanover High School66945
TrevorHeitmanLinn High School66962
BrentReithLinn High School66937
JordynListerMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66508
ChristaObermeyerMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66508
LindaKetterMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66508
TracyStohsMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66508
KelseyMayerMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66508
JacobFinchamMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66412
AnthonyRingMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66508
HeatherEtelamakiMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66508
SamanthaSchmitzMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66508
ErinKroegerMarysville Jr./Sr. High School66438
ChantelFragerNorth Central High School66958
LewisBossValley Heights High School66548
DerekdeBoerValley Heights High School66548
WadeWilsonValley Heights High School66548
KrystalSchuetteWashington High School66968
SofiaHankeWashington High School66968
JonathanDitmarsWashington High School66968
JonathanDitmarsWashington High School66968


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