The Newman University Spring and Summer 2013 Commencement ceremony was held May 11, 2013 at Central Community Church, 6100 W.
Maple. The ceremony recognized graduates receiving degrees in the spring 2013 semester and candidates for degrees in the
summer 2013 semester. Students from Newton were: Amy Grochowsky AS Jessica Huber MSW Amanda Jaworsky MSED Julie McFall BA Elizabeth Tallman BSN
Newman Dean's List
Newman University officials have announced the students on the Dean’s List for the spring semester of 2013. To qualify for
this achievement, a student must complete 12 credit hours and have attained a grade point average of 3.5 or better. Students from Harvey County Halstead KS Robin Lamb, Halstead; Hesston KS Collin Rupp, Hesston; Newton KS Ana Andrade, Newton; Francisco Fields, Newton; Mollie Schwabauer, Newton: Charolette Freeman, Sedgwick.
Fort Hays Deans Honor Roll
Fort Hays State University deans have named 1,096 students to the Deans Honor Roll for the spring 2013 semester. The list includes undergraduate students only. To be eligible, students must have enrolled in 12 or more credit hours and have
a minimum grade point average of 3.60 for the semester. Full-time on-campus and virtual students are eligible.
Studends from Harvey County: Macy Leigh McCurry, a graduate of Burrton High School, is a senior majoring in agricultural business. Alayna M. Bergkamp, a graduate of Trinity High School, is a junior majoring in elementary education (special education minor). Anna Marie Weber, a graduate of Halstead High School, is a senior majoring in business education (corporate communications). Melanie A. Mabrey, a graduate of Hesston High School, is a senior majoring in psychology. John David Martens, a graduate of Hesston High School, is a senior majoring in organizational leadership. Kate E. Lehman, a graduate of Newton High School, is a junior majoring in elementary education. Jennifer Lester, a graduate of Andover High School, is a senior majoring in organizational leadership. Amy J. Torres, a graduate of Dodge City High School, is an elementary education major. Erica Lynn Skiles, a graduate of Sedgwick High School, is a freshman majoring in nursing.
More than 700 undergraduate and graduate students at Baker University received their degrees during commencement ceremonies
May 11 and May 19 at the Collins Center. Baker, the first university in Kansas, has been listed among the top schools in the Midwest in the annual college rankings by
U.S. News & World Report, and selected as a top school in the Midwest by The Princeton Review. The University serves nearly 3,300 students through the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education undergraduate
programs in Baldwin City; the School of Nursing in Topeka; the School of Professional and Graduate Studies in Overland Park,
Kan.; Topeka, Kan.; Wichita, Kan.; and Kansas City, Mo.; Lee's Summit, Mo.; and the School of Education in various locations
in the area. Students from Harvey County: Rhonda Stucky, Moundridge, Master of Science in School Leadership; Tony Hoops, Newton, Master of Science in School Leadership; Randal Olson, Newton, Bachelor of Business Administration;
Baker Deans List
Baldwin City, Kan. - The following students were named to Baker University's College of Arts and Sciences dean's list for
maintaining a 3.5 grade-point average or higher and at least 12 credit hours for the spring 2013 semester: Students from Harvey County: Tayton Trent, Burrton; Michelle Critchfield, Hesston.
Ottowa Deans List
Ottawa University is pleased to announce those students named to the Spring 2013 Dean's List. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must be degree-seeking; have earned a minimum of 24 hours over the preceding two
semesters at Ottawa University; and earned a semester grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale. To qualify for the Dean's Honor Roll, students must be degree-seeking; have earned a minimum of 12 semester hours during the
preceding semester; and earned a semester grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Students from Harvey County Danika N. Good of Heston. Iva M. Kirland of Lost Springs
Ottawa, Kansas - The following area students were recognized for their achievements during Ottawa University's spring honors
convocation on April 18, 2013, in the Fredrikson Chapel. Iva Kirkland, Lost Springs, Sigma Beta Delta Inductee; Danika Good, Hesston, Women's Tennis.
Chloe Mais Named to Dean's List at St. Olaf College Marci Sortor, Dean and Provost of St. Olaf College, has named Chloe Mais from Peabody to the St. Olaf College Dean's list for
the Spring 2013 semester. Mais is a French major. She is the daughter of Nasir Islam and Susan Mayo. The Dean's list recognizes students with a semester grade point average of 3.75 or higher on a 4-point scale. Dean Sortor
stated, "These students have distinguished themselves among a talented and highly qualified student body. We celebrate their
success in gaining recognition for academic excellence."
K-State Spring 2013 Graduates
Halstead: Andrea Gundy, Bachelor of Science in Bakery Science and Management; Camille Thibault, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Hesston: Brett Liechty, Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management; Roxanne Martens, Master of Science in Family Studies and Human Services; Jeffrey Norris, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration; Harrison Smith, Bachelor of Science
Newton: Anthony Howell, Bachelor of Arts; Matthew Johnston, Master of Architecture; Trevor Kaufman, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering; Justin Keazer, Bachelor of Science; Samuel Lehrman, Bachelor of Science in Education
Sedgwick: Chase Ekstrom, Bachelor of Science; Colton Mosiman, Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Technology; Jonathon Schrick, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Walton: Brett Voth, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
Univeristy of Kansa Spring 2013 Graduates
Davidson, Samuel Zenas, Juris Doctor; Dopfel, Hilary Lynn, Newton, Master of Public Health; Hagman, Natalie Pauline, Newton, Bachelor of Arts/Human Biology; Hasan, Omar Farouq, Halstead, Doctor of Medicine; Hett, Tedra Irene, Newton, Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies; Jackson, Nicholas Ryan, North Newton, Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies; Jarrell, Clay, Newton, BusinessMINOR&Bachelor of Science in Biology; Kristenson, Scott Danforth, Newton, Bachelor of Science in Biology; Moe, Garrett Parker, Newton, Bachelor of Arts/Psychology; Mosiman, Jessica Rae, Sedgwick, Doctor of Pharmacy * Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies; Olais, Paloma Victoria, North Newton, Bachelor of Fine Arts/History of Art; Ollendieck, Megan Lynnae, Sedgwick, Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies; Seger, Lydia Louise, Newton, Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies; Shogren, Ashley, Hesston, Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies; Unruh, Olivia Claire, Hesston, Doctor of Pharmacy*Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies; Wells, Kacy Leigh, Newton, Doctor of Pharmacy* Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies