KU to honor high school seniors
Students from 15 Kansas high schools will be honored Oct. 2 by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment.
A total of 71 seniors from high schools in Clark, Comanche, Ford,
Gray, Hodgeman, Kiowa, Meade and Ness counties will be recognized for
their academic achievements and named Kansas Honor Scholars at a 6:30
p.m. dinner and program at the Dodge House Hotel, 2408 West Wyatt Earp,
Area students are as follows: Jackie Arreola, Cimarron; Alan Burl,
Cimarron; Dylana Hemmert, Kalvesta and a senior at Cimarron High School;
Aubri Krosschell, Cimarron; Cimarron; Brittnee Pingsterhaus, Cimarron;
Zach Batman, Ingalls; Myranda Axtell, a resident of Montezuma and a
senior at South Gray High School; Sara Hamm, a resident of Montezuma and
a senior at South Gray High School; Makayla Unruh, a resident of
Copeland and a senior at South Gray High School.
During the ceremony, each student will receive a Webster's New College Dictionary and a commemorative certificate.
Dr. Bernie Kish, director of facilities lecturer for the School of
Education at the University of Kansas, will speak to the students and
their parents and guests.
Honored students will be guests of the alumni association and KU
Endowment; parents and area alumni are welcome to attend at a cost of