Two added toFHSU honor roll

HAYS, Kan. — Two area students are among the 1,668 named by deans at Fort Hays State University to the deans honor roll for the spring 2019 semester.

Kiianna Dorn Pettit, of Nevada, and Hunter Bohn, of Columbus, Kansas, were named to the list as a result of completing 12 or more credit hours and earning a minimum GPA of 3.6 for the semester.

TJ alumna earnssemester honors

BEREA, Ohio — Gwen Chevillard, of Carl Junction, has been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester at Baldwin Wallace University.

Chevillard, a graduate of Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School majoring in music education, was named to the list as a result of earning a GPA of at least 3.6 for 12 or more graded hours.

Joplin grad earnsdegree at KSU

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Molly Banwart, of Joplin, was among 3,220 students who completed degree requirements from Kansas State University in spring 2019.

Banwart graduated with cum laude honors for earning a GPA of 3.75 to 3.849.

Several area students graduate at WSU

WICHITA, Kan. — The following area students completed degrees at Wichita State University in spring 2019.

Undergraduate students who have attained a GPA of 3.9 out of a possible 4.0 received the summa cum laude award. Those with an average of 3.55 received the magna cum laude award.


CHEROKEE: Megan E. Gall, magna cum laude; and Larry D. Randle. COLUMBUS: Andrew R. Schoech. FRONTENAC: Corine E. Falletti, magna cum laude. PITTSBURG: Reece D. Burns, summa cum laude.


DIAMOND: Cara R. Weishaar, magna cum laude.

Semester honor rolls announced at OSU

STILLWATER, Okla. — Several area students were named to the 2019 spring semester honor rolls at Oklahoma State University. The following full-time undergraduate students who completed 12 or more hours with a GPA of 4.0 were placed on the president’s honor roll:


ASBURY: Halle J. Roper. AURORA: Bailie Suzanne Stine. LAMAR: Brandy Jane Lawrence. MONETT: Alexis Blaire Brannon, Billie R. House. NEOSHO: Emily Rose Hill. VERONA: Lora Jean Wright.


PITTSBURG: Madeline Marie Baden.

The following students with a GPA of 3.5 or higher with no grade below a “C” were placed on the dean’s honor roll:


DIAMOND: Moriah Jo Donica. JOPLIN: Morgan N. Dunker. MONETT: Samantha House.


COLUMBUS: Katey A. Freeman. LIBERAL: Emily Anne Roberts. PITTSBURG: Allison E. Baden.

OSU nameslocal graduates

STILLWATER, Okla. — Oklahoma State University awarded degrees to the following local graduates during spring 2019 commencement exercises:


AURORA: Bailie Suzanne Stine. CARL JUNCTION: Jennifer A. Youngblood. CARTHAGE: Hunter Cole Smith. NEOSHO: Emily Rose Hill.


CHETOPA: Lindsey Rae Thomasson.

WSU names local dean’s list honorees

WICHITA, Kan. — Wichita State University has announced the names of local students who were on the dean’s honor roll for spring 2019.

To be included on the dean’s honor roll, a student must be enrolled full time (at least 12 credit hours) and earn at least a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale. The following students were named to the list:


CARL JUNCTION: Dane D. Gardner. DIAMOND: Cara R. Weishaar. JOPLIN: Grace A. Roush. WEBB CITY: Caleb I. Freeman.


COLUMBUS: Tammara L. Larison. FRONTENAC: Riley B. Swigart. GIRARD: Laike C. Damman, Trisha A. Elder, Chelsie E. Grantham, Madison R. McElroy and Katrina A. Strode.

PITTSBURG: Mary H. Farmer, Bonnie J. Jameson, Will I. Schindler and Benjamin L. Wolgamott.