Sale Creek Student Named To Deans Honor Roll At Fort Hays State University

Monday, July 1, 2019
Alisha Wilkes, Sale Creek, was named to the Deans Honor Roll at Fort Hays State University, Hays, Ks., for the spring 2019 semester.
 
Ms. Wilkes is a junior majoring in education.
 
The Deans Honor Roll includes undergraduate students only. To be eligible, students must have completed 12 or more credit hours and have a minimum grade-point average of 3.60 for the semester. Full-time on-campus and FHSU Virtual College students are eligible.
 
Fort Hays State, one of six state universities in the Kansas Board of Regents system, serves about 15,000 students, 4,500 on its campus in Hays, about 7,000 through the FHSU Virtual College and the remainder through its international partners.

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