Thirty-six area students graduated from the University of Kansas in May.

Graduates include: Jarett Payne, Miguel Alvarez, Fidel Arciniega, Catherine Beddow, Cheyenne Christian, Rebecca Clark, Nnadozie Ekweariri Jr., Tyan Fairbank, Kieran Henderson, Mario Hinojos, Halayna Iverson, Ashley Kells, Jamie McQuitty, Kevin Meier, Layla Mumgaard, Kathy Nguyen, Julia Santos, Carly Schmale, Jennifer Seeman, Zaira Torres, Linzie Vanatta and Alexis Villagran of Garden City; Adelaida Mendoza and Amy Ruiz of Holcomb; Chaz Schneider, Kennedy Schneider, Evin Smith and Troy Wineinger of Tribune; James Pauls of Syracuse; Meredith Peters of Lakin; Kaleb Roemer of Healy; Krista Eckels, Taylor George and Tyler Hess of Scott City; and Jantz Budde of Leoti.