• Three students from Marion County were among the 2,111 who completed associate, bachelor’s or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University this spring.
Tobey Meghan Green of Burns received a bachelor of science in elementary education; Chasen Cash Gann of Hillsboro received a professional science masters (biological sciences) and Nicklaus Mark Uhlrich of Peabody received a master of science degree in education administration.
• The dean’s list at St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minn., recognizes students who achieve a semester grade-point average of 3.75 or higher on a 4-point scale. Erin Wiebe, Hillsboro, was among those on the list this spring. She is majoring in studio art and medieval studies.
• About 5,200 undergraduate students at the University of Kansas earned honor roll distinction for the spring 2016 semester. Among them were six students from Marion County: Ashlie Koehn, Burns, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; Jeconiah Spangler, Florence, School of Pharmacy; Jacob Edwards, Hillsboro, School of Pharmacy; Shelby Makovec, Lost Springs, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; Kaelyn Thierolf, Marion, School of Education; and Kurt Phillips, Peabody, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.