Grads from Tonganoxie area named to KU honor roll
Several Tonganoxie High School and McLouth High School graduates were part of roughly 4,450 undergraduate students at Kansas University to earned honor roll distinction for the fall 2012 semester.
The students, from KU’s Lawrence campus and the schools of allied health and nursing in Kansas City, Kan., represent 98 of 105 Kansas counties, 41 other states and 40 other countries.
The honor roll comprises undergraduates who meet requirements in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and in the schools of allied health; architecture, design and planning; business; education; engineering; journalism; music; nursing; pharmacy; and social welfare.
Honor roll criteria vary among the university’s academic units. Some schools honor the top 10 percent of students enrolled, some establish a minimum grade-point average and others raise the minimum GPA for each year students are in school. Students must complete a minimum number of credit hours to be considered for the honor roll.
Tonganoxie High School students on the list: Terri Downs, senior in education; Ann Erickson, senior in liberal arts and sciences, Cooper Gish, junior in liberal arts and sciences; Maggie Gripka, sophomore in liberal arts and sciences; Krista Jobst, junior in liberal arts and sciences; Bret Koch, junior in liberal arts and sciences; Ashlee Lohman, senior in nursing; Annie Mills, senior in education; Austin Smith, senior in engineering; and Natasha Sudac, sophomore in liberal arts and sciences.
One home school student from Tonganoxie, Elisabeth Barnes, a junior in architecture, design and planning, also was named to the honor roll.
McLouth High School graduates on the list: Courtney Chilcoat, senior in liberal arts and sciences; and Ashlee McClelland, senior in liberal arts and sciences.