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Posted: Monday, June 11, 2001

Area students receive degrees

The following students have earned degrees from various colleges and universities.

Casey S. Olson of Soldotna completed the computer networking specialist program at Western Dakota Technical Institute in Rapid City, S.D.

Kara Pike of Kenai completed the degree program at University of Evansville in Evansville, Ind. She is the daughter of Richard and Susan Pike.

Joseph M. Evensen of Homer received a doctorate from the Norman campus of the University of Oklahoma.

Scott Waltemyer of Soldotna graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree in sports management from Towson University in Towson, Md. He is the son of David and Stephanie Waltemyer of Soldotna.

Azure Kraxberger of Kasilof graduated from Northern Arizona University with a 3.5 grade point average. She is the daughter of Barb and Rick Kraxberger.

Cynthia J. DuBois of Kenai graduated with a bachelor's degree in human resource management and business administration as summa cum laude from the Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, N.M.

Travis Clark Richardson received a bachelor's degree in theater arts from Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minn.

Matthew Alan Buchholz received a bachelor's degree in radiation health physics from Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore.

Ariel Renee Morse received a bachelor's degree in microbiology from Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore.

Sarah Richardson of Kenai received a bachelor's degree in business administration from the New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, N.M. She is the daughter of Lloyd and Jennifer Richardson of Kenai.

Milica George-Ann McDowell of Soldotna received a bachelor's degree from Montana State University in Bozeman, Mont.

Eric Clifford O'Guinn of Soldotna received a bachelor's degree from Montana State University in Bozeman, Mont.

Kathy Bell of Flagstaff, Ariz., a 1996 Skyview graduate, graduated cum laude with a bachelor's degree in kindergarten through 12th-grade physical education from North Arizona University.

 

Kathy Bell

Dawn Estes received an associate's degree in dental hygiene from the University of Alaska Anchorage. She is the daughter of Don and Mary Estes of Kenai.

Joseph Aley of Kalifornsky Beach received a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Alaska Anchorage. He is the son of Lee and Carol Aley of Kenai.

Anne Dubber of Kenai received a bachelor's degree in language. She is the daughter of David Horne and Debra Holle of Kenai.

Traci Gonzalez received a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Alaska Anchorage. She is the daughter of Greg and Linda Barclay of Kenai.

Sarah Hollier received an associate's degree in applied science in architectural and engineering technology from the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Shane Slemp received a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University if Alaska Anchorage. He is the son of Bill and Susan Slemp of Kenai.

Misty L. McQueen received a bachelor's degree in justice from the University of Alaska Anchorage. She is the daughter of Deborah Goodwin and Alan McQueen of Nikiski.

 

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Students named to dean's list

Carrie Pattison of Nikiski was named to the dean's list of George Fox University in Newberg, Ore., for the spring 2001 semester.

She is the daughter of Wayne and Lynette Pattison of Kenai.

Benjamin McGarry of Kasilof was named to the dean's list of George Fox University in Newberg, Ore., for the spring 2001 semester.

He is the son of Jerry and Peggy McGarry of Kasilof.

To be named to the George Fox University dean's list, students must earn a 3.5 grade point average or higher while taking at least 12 graded credit hours of classes.

Meghan Catherine Murray of Soldotna was named to the 2001 spring freshman honor roll at the University of Wyoming in Laramie, Wyo.

To be eligible, University of Wyoming students must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours taken for letter grades.

KPC names top students

The following students were named to the chancellor's list at Kenai Peninsula College for the spring 2001 semester for attaining a 4.0 grade point average:

Marie Alexson, Crystal Arledge, Diane Baker, Robyn Barker, Kathy Bender, Michael Bernard, Dominique Bonoaventure, Anna Boutwell, Ann Bower, Laurie Breitenfeld, Tina Brophy, Lynece Bruner, Stacy Burkman, Cathy Clark, Peter Coots, Keith Doroff, Terry Edmundson, Sarah Glaves, Connie Grudzinski, Andrew Hoffman, Tara Janik, Danette Kebschull, Aaron Kosydar, Joshua Larson, Tomoko LeClare, Linda Leveque, Christina Long, Merci Medcoff, Ayako Mikami, Kristine Niles, Sean O'Guinn, Meriam Olson, Tamara Passe, Amorette Payment, Johanna Rankin, Jennifer Reinhart, Laurie Rochon, Ruth Rupp, Kenneth Seavey, Glen Stinsman, Kevin Sweatt, Connie Tarbox, Lisa Thomas, Audra Thorpe-Mettille, Temperance Tinker, Sara Tureson, Jennifer Tyler and Mary Whiteley.

The following students were named to the dean's list at Kenai Peninsula College for the spring 2001 semester for attaining a 3.5 grade point average:

Rebekka Aslett, Kristine Barnes, Deverie Bergevin, Lindsey Blaine, Amy Bowen, Sara Burdick, Loren Caligan, Veronica Castro, Marcia Charton, Brandon Church, Darin Creary, Michelle Davis, Jonathon Delinger, Michele Fahnholz, Jonathan Flora, Mary Jo Foglia, Jodi Frost, Aurora Gibbs, Chrystal Gomez, Julie Goodwin, Kimberly Graham, Lisa Greenleaf, Vera Griess, Teri Hammer, Amelia Harrison, Clayton Hillhouse, Brendon Hopkins, Adam Hoyt, Christopher Jenness, Jason Kuhl, Betty Lee, Kelly Lukassen, Melody Martin, Bobbi McCullough, Ingrid McKinstry, Holly Mercado, Deanna Miller, Terri Nettles, Sarah Olson, Catherine Petritz, Kent Redmon, Drasida Reutov, Sally Robinson, Maria Rodgers, Ronald Rodgers, Charlotte Romberg, Barbara Ruckman, Virginia Russell, Ty Schemanski, Kara Schneider, Sharon Selby, Jonathan Sheilds, Anna Smith, Jeremy Smith, Rebekah Smith, Rebecca Sonberg, Michelle Steik, Audry Stephens, Elizabeth Strange, Brian Sweeney, Andrew Ticknor, Patricia Truesdell, Barry Vest, Renee Weddle, Daniel Welborn, Dana Woodard and Audrey Wyatt.



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