Tonganoxie High grad earns degree, other honors from William Jewell
A Tonganoxie High School graduate has earned a degree from a Missouri college.
Austin Red Baragary, a 2010 THS graduate, earned a bachelor’s degree in rhetoric and political communication from William Jewell College in Liberty, Mo.
Baragary, who graduated magna cum laude, also gave the senior message. William Jewell students voted on which classmate should give the speech.
At an awards ceremony in April, Baragary also received the Hilltop Monitor Award for Motivational Leadership and was selected to Mortar Board, a national senior honor society demonstrating the ideals of leadership, scholarship and service.