WKU honored 75 students from five high schools in Bowling Green and Warren County for their academic achievements.
This year’s group has an average ACT composite score of 29.58 and grade-point average of 3.92 and included 25 Kentucky Governor’s Scholars and seven National Merit Semifinalists.
The following students were honored at a luncheon Nov. 7 at WKU’s Augenstein Alumni Center:
Bowling Green High School
WKU honored 27 students from Bowling Green High School. Front row (from left): Vanesa Veletanlic, Suzanne Moore, Helen “Van” Games, Sneha Chhachhi, Yedarm Kim, Rachael Doyel, Jessica Rounce, Rachel French; second row: WKU President Gary Ransdell, counselor Leah Krisher, Bailey Deglow, Lillian Stivers, Lauren Sims, Caitlyn Galloway, Megan Chen, Andrew Clark, Jose “Nathan” Ortiz, Benjamin Peterson, Brandon Potter, Chandler Fane; back row: principal Gary Fields, Meagan Ward, Kathryn Wyrick, Abigail Potter, Rajna Bulut, Justin Stone, Devin Hayes, David Smart, Enes Atici, superintendent Joe Tinius. Not pictured: Rachel Wulff. (WKU photo by Clinton Lewis)
Greenwood High School
WKU honored 12 students from Greenwood High School. Front row (from left): Katherine Losekamp, Kari Bertram, Hira Arshad, Maya Huss, Rachel Sunderline, Holly Boddeker; back row: WKU President Gary Ransdell, counselor Candace Jaggers, principal Greg Dunn, Jennifer King, Sarah Suggs, Jessica Moore, Savannah Gillam, Caroline Davis, Hunter Sewell, counselor Leann Freeman, superintendent Rob Clayton. (WKU photo by Clinton Lewis)
South Warren High School
WKU honored 21 students from South Warren High School. Front row (from left): Arnela Zukic, Carlisle Stuart, Nicole Martin, Anne-Thomas Belcher, Katie Meyers, Alexis Shindhelm, Jessica Vaughan, Allison Curry, Emily Tyler; second row: counselor Marti Guelde, Carter Jackson, Shaumik Alam, Jonah Starling, Joshua Musalia, Joshua Baldauff, Matthew Nelson, principal Jenny Hester, WKU President Gary Ransdell; back row: Nathan Cherry, Evan Poff, Travis Henson, Jared Brown, Benjamin Huzyak, Joel Iyiegbuniwe, superintendent Rob Clayton. Not pictured: Ava Fergerson. (WKU photo by Clinton Lewis)
Warren Central High School
WKU honored nine students from Warren Central High School. Front row (from left): WKU President Gary Ransdell, Antonio Chavez, Oshun Fox, Natalie Allen, Mariah Cobb, Amber Lamastus, Emina Alagic, Almedina Mujanovic, Tin Phung, counselor Regina Sullivan; back row: superintendent Rob Clayton, counselor Liz Whitson, principal Brad Tolbert. Not pictured: Marina Zerskaya. (WKU photo by Clinton Lewis)
Warren East High School
WKU honored six students from Warren East High School. Front row (from left): WKU President Gary Ransdell, Mariah Montgomery, Macy Young, Hannah Turner, Natalie Malone, Kalyn Edwards, Hannah Parker; back row: principal Nicole Clark, superintendent Rob Clayton, counselor Edwina Strickler. (WKU photo by Clinton Lewis)
Upcoming scholars luncheons
- Nov. 12: Elizabethtown Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. (Eastern time) at the State Theater, 209 W. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown.
- Nov. 19: Lexington Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. (Eastern time) at Keeneland’s Lafayette Room, 4201 Versailles Road, Lexington.
- Nov. 21: Louisville Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. (Eastern time) at The Frazier History Museum’s Fourth Floor Loft, 829 W. Main St., Louisville.
- Dec. 3: Owensboro Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the RiverPark Center, 101 Daviess St., Owensboro.
Contact: Campus and Community Events, (270) 745-2497.