Ball State University has announced the names of students who graduated and/or were included on the deanís list and graduate list during the fall 2013 semester.

Blue Springs - Shauna Reynolds

Leeís Summit - Haley Gillilan

KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY

Area students who have earned semester honors during the fall 2013 semester.

Grain Valley - Evan Yule

Independence - Katlyn Gladson, Chloe Gomez, Alyssa Reyolds

Leeís Summit - Adriane Barry, Allison McAnulty, Katie McAnulty, Mikaela Mitchell, Kelsey Angle, Conner Bruns, Taylor Cabine, Suzy Fowler, Mikaela Groff, Sarah Kershner, Kylie Newsom, Hunter Sbisa

LOYOLA MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY

David Wike of Leeís Summit earned a spot on the Loyola Marymount University deanís list for the fall 2013 semester. Students named to the†list have completed 15 semester hours at LMU and earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better.

LINN STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE

Jacob Mundy of Independence was one of the Linn State Technical College students who are eligible for the fall 2013 deanís list. To be placed on the list, a full-time student must earn a semester grade point average between 3.5 and 4.0 on a 4-point scale.

EMPORIA STATE UNIVERSITY

Catalina Bissell of Blue Springs and Lindsey Maxwell of Independence where amongst the more than 200 students honored during the First-Year Scholars Reception on Feb. 6 at Emporia State University. The event honored first-year students at ESU who earned a 3.5 or higher grade point average in their first semester.

VIRGINIA TECH

Logan R. Spaw of Blue Springs was named to the deanís list for the fall 2013 semester. To qualify, students must attempt at least 12 credit hours graded on the A-F option and earn a 3.4 grade point average on a 4.0 scale during the semester.

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY

Grady Xiao of Blue Springs was named to the fall 2013 deanís list at Wake Forest University. Students who achieve a 3.4 and no grade below a ďCĒ were named to the list.

Ė Brandon Dumsky