College News

• Among the 2,650-plus students who were on the Wichita State University dean’s honor roll for the fall semester are 12 from Marion County: Nicolas Buller and Gentry Thiesen of Goessel; Matthew Klenda, Carter Pankratz, Jonathan Ragland, Grant Schneider, Callie Serene, Tessa Simpson and Lucas Sinclair of Hillsboro; Emily Meador of Marion; and Brian O’Neal and Denise Servis of Peabody.

• Shelby Makovec of Lost Springs was named a Presi­dent’s List honoree for her academic work this fall at Washburn University. To qualify, she was enrolled in 12 hours of graded credits with a GPA of 4.0.

• Three students from Hillsboro, Emily Jost, Emily Sechrist and Julianna Sin­clair earned a place on the President’s Honor Roll at Oklahoma Baptist Univer­sity for the 2016 fall semester. To qualify, a student needs a semester GPA of 3.7 or higher.

• Hillsboro High School alumna Erin Wiebe was named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester at St. Olas College in Northfield, Minn. Students must have a semester GPA of 3.75 or higher on a 4-point scale.

• Jacob Ehrlich of Marion graduated from Kansas State University following the fall semester with a bachelor of science degree in computer science. KSU conferred degrees on more than 1,600 students.

• Among the 5,400 or so undergraduate students at the University of Kansas who earned honor roll distinction for the spring 2016 semester five students from Marion County. They are Zachary Wiens, Goessel, School of Engineering; Jacob Edwards, Hillsboro, School of Pharmacy; Lydia Kliewer, Hillsboro, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; Abigail Svoboda, Lincoln­ville, School of the Arts; and Kaelyn Thierolf, Marion, School of Educa­tion.

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