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March 22, 2006
Contact: W. Heath Peterson, KU Alumni Association, (785) 864-4760.

KU to honor 36 high school seniors from Neosho, Wilson counties April 5

LAWRENCE — Students from six Kansas high schools will be honored Wednesday, April 5, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment.

A total of 36 seniors from high schools in Neosho and Wilson counties will be named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:30 p.m. dinner program at the American Legion Post 170, 301 N. Evergreen Ave., Chanute.

Honorees’ names are listed below.

Rick Ginsberg, dean of the School of Education, will speak. Sarah Lingeman, Kansas Honors Program coordinator for the Alumni Association, is in charge of award presentations.

The dinner program will cost parents and alumni $11 each. Honored students will be guests of the Alumni Association and KU Endowment.

Virginia Crane of Chanute will be site coordinator and county coordinator for Neosho County. J.D. and Tonya Cox and Dennis Depew, all of Neodesha, will be Wilson 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 code
KayGreenAltoona-Midway High School66776
DavidSeibelAltoona-Midway High School66776
RobynStudebakerAltoona-Midway High School66776
EmilyAlonzoChanute High School66720
RuthBabbChanute High School66740
EmilyFarrenChanute High School66720
DustinHatchChanute High School66720
KelseyJarredChanute High School66720
ToddLickteigChanute High School66720
SteviLockwoodChanute High School66720
ZachMurryChanute High School66720
RichardQuallsChanute High School66720
CalebRoeckerChanute High School66720
CarleySharpChanute High School66720
MelissaTaylorChanute High School66720
SamanthaThomenChanute High School66720
ChristianWatkinsChanute High School66720
JoryWireChanute High School66720
SteviBallardErie High School66733
DanielCreitzErie High School66733
MarcellaEnschErie High School66733
ElaineHughesErie High School66740
ShannaSwayzeErie High School66733
KaileyFitzmorrisFredonia High School66736
MeganFowlerFredonia High School66736
ElizabethHendryFredonia High School66736
ChaseMarrFredonia High School66736
BrianneRogersFredonia High School66736
RachelHareNeodesha High School66757
KallyMcDanielNeodesha High School66757
KatyMeckleyNeodesha High School66757
SophiePeitzNeodesha High School66757
RebeccaWilsonNeodesha High School66757
CraigCoomesSt. Paul High School66771
WhitneyNoeSt. Paul High School66771
JulieVittSt. Paul High School66771

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