Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Hutchinson High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Hutchinson High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Hutchinson High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Hutchinson High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
Hats off to the more than 1,000 candidates for graduation at Emporia State University.
Hats off to the over 500 candidates for graduation at Emporia State University.
Friends and family of Kansas Wesleyan University's Class of 2017 gathered on Saturday, May 6, to witness the graduation of 197 students in Mabee Arena. The day started with a Baccalaureate Service at University United Methodist Church. The Class of 2017 gathered on the steps of Pioneer Hall for a class photo at noon. The academic procession started at Pioneer Hall before the ceremony. The graduates included 157 undergraduates and 40 who earned Master of Business Administration degrees. The Very Reverend Robert Smith, president and CEO of Saint Francis Community Services, whose daughter, Casadie Smith, was among the graduates, gave the invocation. Dedicated Salina educator and KWU alumna Brenda McDaniel '73 delivered the keynote address.
The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Emporia State University congratulates more than 600 students named to the university honor roll and dean's lists for spring 2017.
Emporia State University congratulates the nearly 700 students named to the university honor roll and dean's lists for fall 2016.
Emporia State University congratulates more than 200 students honored for achievement during their first semester of college.
Over 400 students were named to Fort Lewis College's Dean's List for the Spring 2017 semester. These students took at least 15 credits of gradable hours and achieved a 3.60 or higher grade point average.
One hundred and six Kansas Wesleyan University students have been named to the President's Honor Roll for the Spring 2017 semester. Full-time students with a semester grade point average of at least 3.75 and no incompletes are listed on the President's Honor Roll at the end of each semester. Students named to the Spring 2017 President's Honor Roll at Kansas Wesleyan include the following.
The Kansas Wesleyan String Orchestra will be performing at the Kansas Music Educators Association (KMEA) In-Service Workshop at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25 at the Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center in Wichita. Program
Under the direction of Sarah Bernard-Stevens and Dr. Jesse Henkensiefken, the Kansas Wesleyan University Wind Ensemble, String Orchestra and Philharmonic Orchestra will present their spring concert Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 7:30 p.m., in Sams Chapel. Admission is free. Refreshments will be served following the concert. Performers
Emporia State University is pleased to announce that over $3.5 million in scholarship funds are helping more than 1,700 students from Kansas, 23 other states and 32 foreign countries realize their educational dreams during the 2016-17 academic year.
Emporia State University is pleased to announce that over $2.53 million in scholarship funds are helping nearly 1,700 students from Kansas, 19 other states and 24 foreign countries realize their educational dreams during the 2015-16 academic year.
Emporia State University is pleased to announce that over $3.72 million in scholarship funds are helping more than 1,600 students from Kansas, 17 other states and 16 foreign countries realize their educational dreams during the 2014-15 academic year.
Students in 17 teams competed in the final round of the Emporia Entrepreneurship Challenge at Emporia State University. They participated in a Community Showcase-style event for a chance to win cash prizes of $2,500 for first place, $1,500 for second and $500 for third.
Dream It- Design It- Develop It is a new venture idea competition is open to students from Emporia State University and Flint Hills Technical College. The competition capitalizes on teaching students what it takes to be an entrepreneur and is a collaborative effort between the School of Business at Emporia State University and the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce, and is underwritten by ESB Financial.
Kansas Wesleyan University student Kayla St. Laurent, '17, a Biology and Biomedical Chemistry double major from Hutchinson, KS, was accepted to a summer REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates, a program funded by the National Science Foundation) at the Kansas State University in Manhattan, KS. She will be working alongside KWU alumna and now K-State graduate student Chelsea Hanks ('13) in synthesizing a molecule that can be used to selectively target cancer cells.
A total of 122 seniors from high schools in Harvey and Reno counties were recognized for their academic achievements and named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 7 p.m. program and reception Oct. 3 at Ramada Conference Center, 1400 North Lorraine, Hutchinson. During the ceremony, each student received a Webster's New College Dictionary presented by Lynn Loveland, assistant director of Kansas programs for the KU Alumni Association. Frank DeSalvo, associate vice provost of the University of Kansas, spoke to the students and their parents and guests. Community volunteers collect reservations, coordinate details and serve as local contacts for the event. Jeff and Marla Eriksen of Hutchinson are the site coordinators and Reno County coordinators. Sue Ice of Newton is the Harvey County coordinator. The Kansas Honors Program is made possible by KU Endowment and proceeds from the Jayhawk license plate program. The Class of 2013 scholars are: