Several from NW Kan. will be honored at Washburn

TOPEKA — Spring commencement ceremonies at Washburn University will be Saturday.

Washburn offers more than 200 programs leading to certification, associate, bachelor, master, doctor of nursing practice and juris doctor degrees through the College of Arts and Sciences and the schools of Applied Studies, Business, Law and Nursing. The University is consistently ranked as one of the best colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report.

Among the northwest Kansas students earning degrees are:

Colby: Christopher Rohr, Juris Doctor, Law
Damar: Travis Desbien, Bachelor of Arts, History
Dresden: Jay Wessel, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Magna Cum Laude/Criminal Justice
Goodland: Matthew Espinoza, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Magna Cum Laude / Criminal Justice
Sharon Springs: Hayley Pletcher, Associate of Science, Radiologic Technology
Kelley Van Laeys, Bach of Science in Nursing, Nursing, Cum Laude
Stockton: Michael Baxter, Juris Doctor, Law  Hayley Strutt, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Magna Cum Laude/School of Nursing Scholar
Zurich: Chanelle Chard, Associate of Arts, Human Services

For more on area graduates and honors as they are submitted to Hays Post, check our ANNOUNCEMENTS section.

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