Eight area students graduated from Emporia State University in May as a part of the school’s 2018 class.

Area graduates include Cameron Mann and Steven Smith of Garden City, Kathy Jays of Hugoton, Brooke Zarco of Scott City, Brittany Fox of Sublette, Lydia Gould of Syracuse, Kendra Haynes of Tribune and Garrett Ridder and Brynn Shellenberger of Ulysses.