HAYS, KS -- Fort Hays State University's Department of Music honored its 2005 graduates and awarded scholarships for the 2005-2006 academic year at its annual Honors Ceremony May 10 in the Stouffer Lounge of the Memorial Union.
Music graduates for 2005 are listed by hometown, degree and special awards:
Chapman: Ben Markley, bachelor of music in performance and recipient of the Wichita Jazz Festival Outstanding Soloist Award.
Ellis: Travis Keller, bachelor of music in music education and recipient of the Lyle Dilley Band Award.
Hays: Chris Colwell, bachelor of arts in music; Jamie Geist, bachelor of music in performance and recipient of the Henry Edward Malloy Outstanding Graduating Senior Award; Sarah Glassman, bachelor of arts in music; and Luke Johnson, bachelor of arts in music and recipient of the Wichita Jazz Festival Outstanding Soloist Award.
[boldHugoton:[/bold] Lindsee Wilson, bachelor of arts in music.
Jeju-Do, Republic of Korea: Heesook Kim, bachelor of music in performance.
Students awarded Department of Music scholarships are listed by hometown and classification:
Hays: Alexis Korbe, freshman, Edwin Moyers Memorial Scholarship and Outstanding Freshman Award; Aaron Rockers, senior, William D. Wilkins Memorial Scholarship; and Shelly Wolf, senior, Presser Scholarship.
Leoti: Chris Johnson, Nada Hutchison Scholarship.
Plainville: Michelle Reishus, sophomore, Sigma Alpha Iota Hays Alumni Chapter Scholarship.
Salina: Trevor Duell, 2619 Colonial Lane, sophomore, Glen and Nada Hutchison Scholarship.
Students honored as outstanding music students by the faculty of the Department of Music are listed by hometown and classification:
Hays: Jordan Bollig, special undergraduate, Wichita Jazz Festival Outstanding
Soloist Award; Lianne Kitzis, senior, Sigma Alpha Iota Scholastic Award; and Shelly Wolf, senior, Edwin Moyers Orchestra Award.
Kensington: Emily Bienhoff, senior, Sigma Alpha Iota College Honor Award.
Pratt: Alysha Ladenburger, senior, Donald Stout Choral Award; and Steve Novotny, senior, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonian of the Year.
Salina: Kyle Brown, 649 E. Prescott Road, senior, Wichita Jazz Festival Outstanding Soloist Award.
WaKeeney: Jason Kucerik, Phi Mu Alpha Lyle Dilley Outstanding Probationary Member.