As the top-ranked private university in Kansas, according to U.S. News & World Report, Baker University prides itself on producing graduates who shape and change the workforce and the communities around them. Baker’s alumni network includes Fortune 500 CEOs, New York Times best-selling authors, and Super Bowl champions who have benefitted from small classes, innovative instructors, and rigorous course work available to traditional and nontraditional students.

The following students represent the next class of high achievers from Baker University College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education. They have earned a place on the undergraduate dean’s list for maintaining a 3.5 grade point average or higher during the fall 2016 semester:

Jodi L. Adkins, Nacogdoches, Texas; Seth M. Ahart, Leavenworth, Kansas; Ryan D. Akin Sedalia, Missouri; Richard L. Alexander, Olathe, Kansas; Adam J. Alfaro, Overland Park, Kansas; Jarrett W. Alley, Overland Park, Kansas; Abdullah Alrashed, Manhattan, Kansas; Rebecca A. Antes, Edgerton, Kansas; Caitlin L. Apollo, New Rochelle, New York; Grayson L. Armstrong, De Soto, Kansas; Elizabeth C. Arnold, Prairie Village, Kansas; Jesse R. Austin, Baldwin City, Kansas; Sarah J. Baker, Wellsville, Kansas; Brooke E. Barnard, Kansas City, Missouri; Nathalia K. Barr, Oak Grove, Missouri; Baylee S. Bartgis, Wasilla, Alaska; Taylor M. Baum, Overland Park, Kansas; McKenzie R. Becker, McPherson, Kansas; Nicholas C. Becker, Lawrence, Kansas; Rhianna L. Becker, Sabetha, Kansas; Olivia A. Beins, Baldwin City, Kansas; Savannah R. Bellem, Prairie Village, Kansas; Gonnie Ben-Tal, Tel-Aviv; Gracie A. Benton, Des Moines, Iowa; Mary C. Birt, Overland Park, Kansas; Jenna E. Black, Johnson, Kansas; Sydney J. Boaz, Mead, Colorado; Angela M. Bober, Papillion, Nebraska; Ashley J. Bober, Papillion, Nebraska; Parks H. Boeschen, Gladstone, Missouri; Craig J. Bolton, Drexel, Missouri; Sloane C. Brady, Overland Park, Kansas; Elizabeth A. Brandl, Shawnee, Kansas; Matthew L. Braun, Monument, Colorado; Olivia R. Brees, Topeka, Kansas; John C. Breithaupt, Leawood, Kansas; Logan A. Brettell, Overland Park, Kansas; Dalton W. Brinegar, Oak Grove, Missouri; Alex E. Brivik, Overland Park, Kansas; Mackenzie N. Brock, Dodge City, Kansas; Jordan D. Brown, Overland Park, Kansas; Madison P. Brown, Tulsa, Oklahoma; Spencer L. Brown, Overland Park, Kansas; Destiny R. Bruno, Gardner, Kansas; Sydney R. Buchel, Katy, Texas; Jordan L. Buscher, Overland Park, Kansas; Laura G. Bynum, Kansas City, Kansas; Emerald M. Byrd, Gardner, Kansas; Zachary C. Calovich, Tonganoxie, Kansas; Victoria G. Cantrell, Olathe, Kansas; Stephanie J. Cardona, Parker, Colorado; Benjamin E. Carpenter, Spring Hill, Kansas; Tyler J. Cawley, Baldwin City, Kansas; Holly M. Chestnut, Prairie Village, Kansas; Houston D. Chinn, Topeka, Kansas; Alicia M. Clark, Shawnee, Kansas; Alexandra C. Coddington, Shawnee, Kansas; Katherine E. Comer, Kansas City, Kansas; Bailey R. Conklin, Roeland Park, Kansas; Amanda S. Conrade, Topeka, Kansas; Andres L. Cooper, Olathe, Kansas; Kailin R. Cordes, Lee’s Summit, Missouri; Colby D. Crank, Lawrence, Kansas; Janine M. Crist, Overbrook, Kansas; Michelle E. Critchfield, Hesston, Kansas; Connor S. Cummings, Topeka, Kansas; Andrew M. Dare, Olathe, Kansas; Andrew S. Dau, Lee’s Summit, Missouri; Ethan de Leon, Prairie Village, Kansas; Landon R. Decker, Neosho, Missouri; Kenneth J. Delaquila, Kansas City, Kansas; Nicholas C. Delaquila, Kansas City, Kansas; Meg I. Detwiler, Emporia, Kansas; Brittney R. Diehm, Parker, Kansas; Alanna M. Dierking, Shawnee, Kansas; Kaci D. Dillingham, Topeka, Kansas; Brandon I. Dofat, Spring Hill, Kansas; Erin T. Drees, Spring Hill, Kansas;

Kaitlyn R. Ebbrecht, Weatherby Lake, Missouri; Maria J. Echeverry, Cali, Colombia; Darian J. Eddy, Lecompton, Kansas; Kira A. Eddy, Valley Center, Kansas; Blake K. Edwards, Liberal, Kansas; Aubrey L. Eicher, Topeka, Kansas; Anna M. Eichten, Topeka, Kansas; Brett M. Elifritz, O’Fallon, Missouri; Andrew F. Emanuels, Shawnee, Kansas; Ryan D. Emme, Salina, Kansas; Riley M. England, Osawatomie, Kansas; Michael A. Epp, Spring Hill, Kansas; Erica J. Esch, Shawnee, Kansas; Tyrell J. Everett, Topeka, Kansas; Carson L. Ferren, Overland Park, Kansas; Taylor R. Ficke, Olathe, Kansas; Lora A. Finley, Altamont, Kansas; Aaron M. Foster, Eudora, Kansas; Morgan M. Francis, Great Bend, Kansas; Kendell T. Fritzel, Lawrence, Kansas; Mary Allyson A. Fry, De Kalb, Missouri; Darby M. Fugitt, Prairie Village, Kansas; Cameryn J. Galvan, Baldwin City, Kansas; Damon Z. Gebhardt, Sparks, Nevada; Jessica M. Georgie, Gardner, Kansas; Bailey R. Gibson, Olathe, Kansas; Weston S. Gloss, Overbrook, Kansas; Alyssa J. Glover, Wichita, Kansas; Jackson R. Godwin, Gardner, Kansas; Dylan E. Good, Amsterdam, Missouri; Abigail M. Goulding, Raymore, Missouri; Autumn A. Green, Spring Hill, Kansas; Hannah I. Green, Ottawa, Kansas; Hannah M. Greer, Olathe, Kansas; Matthew J. Gruber, Stilwell, Kansas; David J. Guerrero, Keizer, Oregon; Erin M. Gutierrez, Lee’s Summit, Missouri; Jamie A. Haden, Fort Dodge, Iowa; Madison R. Haefke, Gardner, Kansas; Mykaela D. Hagen, Topeka, Kansas; Austin S. Halsey, Topeka, Kansas; Asher W. Hannon, Baldwin City, Kansas; Elizabeth C. Hanson, Leawood, Kansas; Sydnie M. Hanson, Overland Park, Kansas; Caitlin N. Hardgrove, Torrance, California; Jessica L. Harvey, Lenexa, Kansas; Folauhola I. Hautau, Pacific Grove, California; Michelle D. Henry, Louisburg, Kansas; Brenna K. Herdman, Vassar, Kansas; Janeane Hernandez, Downey, California; Ethan L. Herring, Wichita, Kansas; Allyson T. Hertig, Lawrence, Kansas; Joah J. Hickel, Topeka, Kansas; Anna K. Hignight, De Soto, Kansas; Francisca M. Hinojosa, Bucyrus, Kansas; Anna R. Hobbs, Leavenworth, Kansas; Jarrett B. Hobby, Osage City, Kansas; Amelia R. Hoelting, Shawnee, Kansas; Kendal L. Holloman, Grantville, Kansas; Laney N. Holt, Independence, Missouri; Bailey R. Horlander, Lee’s Summit, Missouri; Joseph D. Houlihan, London, England; Jordan M. House, Kansas City, Kansas; Aaron E. Howard, Raymore, Missouri; Allie D. Howland, Lawrence, Kansas; Erynne G. Jamison, Andover, Kansas; Austin A. Johanning, Lecompton, Kansas; Megan J. Johnson, Shawnee, Kansas; Taylor H. Johnson, Flower Mound, Texas; Christiana M. Johnston, Rossville, Kansas; Oaklee R. Jones, Salt Lake City, Utah; Victoria L. Jones, Gardner, Kansas; James C. Joyner, Overland Park, Kansas; Caringtyn N. Julian, Independence, Kansas; Kwynn A. Kelly, Davey, Nebraska; Nicolasa R. Kenney, Lawrence, Kansas; Samuel B. Kenney, Sugar Creek, Missouri; Amber G. Ketchum, Lansing, Kansas; Abigail C. Key, Louisburg, Kansas; Kailani A. Killebrew, Henderson Nevada; Alexis L. Korte, Kansas City, Missouri; McKenzie J. Kula, Lawrence, Kansas;

Mikayla Lady, Topeka, Kansas; Logan T. Lamb, Cookeville, Tennessee; Kelsey J. Larson, Colony, Kansas; Mitchell J. Lierz, Sabetha, Kansas; Miranda P. Lindmark, Overland Park, Kansas; Trevor J. Lininger, Raymore, Missouri; JoAnn Lira, League City Texas; Mindy M. Lo, Kansas City, Kansas; Adam F. Lomenick, Baldwin City, Kansas; Andrew C. Long, Prairie Village, Kansas; Madison T. Lutz, Lee’s Summit, Missouri; Dakota A. Maas, Tonganoxie, Kansas; Hannah M. Madsen, Prescott, Arizona; Gloria R. Mares, Andover, Kansas; Clae C. Martin, Sydney, Australia; Carissa A. Martinez, Katy, Texas; Fiona M. McAllister, Lawrence, Kansas; Madeline J. McCrary, Baldwin City, Kansas; Logan A. McDowell, Abilene, Kansas; Madison R. McGlade, Saint Joseph, Missouri; Emerson F. McGuire, Ashland, Missouri; Sierra R. McKinney, Wellsville, Kansas; Bradyn L. Meyer, Yukon, Oklahoma; Brandon K. Milburn, Olathe, Kansas; Andrew R. Miller, Overland Park, Kansas; Jordan E. Miller, Ozawkie, Kansas; Jack A. Mills, Spring Hill, Kansas; Luke C. Miltz, Lecompton, Kansas; Elisabeth G. Minson, Abilene, Kansas; Hayley D. Mitchell, Sabetha, Kansas; Caitlin E. Modesett, Friendswood, Texas; Matthew J. Mogle, Columbus, Kansas; Alyssa A. Monson, Olathe, Kansas; Andrew J. Moore, Olathe, Kansas; Rachel N. Moore, Kansas City, Missouri; Timothy W. Moore, Coffeyville, Kansas; Adam J. Morris, Lenexa, Kansas; Brianna L. Morris, Lansing, Kansas; Monica A. Morris, Stilwell, Kansas; Alexandra M. Morse, Overland Park, Kansas; Tywonn C. Moss, Conroe, Texas; Chad T. Mullen, Eudora, Kansas; Sarah A. Mullins, Atchison, Kansas; Jaimie N. Myers, Topeka, Kansas; Madison P. Nedved, Littleton, Colorado; Danny J. Neeley, Roseburg, Oregon; Wei Xian Ng, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia; Adam M. Novak, Leavenworth, Kansas; Breanna M. Nutt, Dennis, Kansas; Christopher J. Oetken, Olathe, Kansas; Terry L. Oliver, Blue Springs, Missouri; Michael J. Owen, Topeka, Kansas; Jasmine Parra, Baldwin City, Kansas; Jennie C. Payne, Washougal, Washington; Emily L. Pennington, Kansas City, Kansas; Benjamin H. Pepper, Olathe, Kansas; Samuel A. Pepper, Olathe, Kansas; April J. Peters, Ulysses, Kansas; Conner C. Petty, Olathe, Kansas; Chad W. Phillips, Wichita, Kansas; Krista L. Porter, Osage City, Kansas; Adonis L. Powell, El Paso, Texas; Jonathon W. Pratt, Baldwin City, Kansas; Dillon J. Prokop, Topeka, Kansas; Sarah E. Queen, Kansas City, Missouri; Darrell T. Randall, Overland Park, Kansas; Annamarie S. Raybourn, Kansas City, Missouri; Felicia A. Raybourn, Kansas City, Missouri; Carrington R. Ream, Ottawa, Kansas; Isabel R. Recker, Prairie Village, Kansas; Emily J. Riggs, Emporia, Kansas; Jenny M. Robbs, Baldwin City, Kansas; Kristen F. Robbs, Baldwin City, Kansas; Haley J. Roberts, Horton, Kansas; Sophie E. Robertson, New Plymouth, New Zealand; Caelan M. Rogers, Lawrence, Kansas; Courtney R. Rogers, Dodge City, Kansas; Rick Rosas, Centennial, Colorado; Patrick J. Rydberg, Overland Park, Kansas;

Jenna Sackman, Topeka, Kansas; Anastasia L. Samsonov, Wellsville, Kansas; Jami J. Sanborn, Independence, Kansas; Julia G. Sanders, Lenexa, Kansas; Frank Sandoval, Liberal, Kansas; Sydney L. Sands, Everett, Massachusetts; Julian A. Sansano, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; Samantha L. Schroeder, Olathe, Kansas; Clayton T. Sears, Independence, Kansas; Kristen R. Shaw, Overland Park, Kansas; Maggie R. Shea, Pleasant Hill, Missouri; Lanae R. Shelly, Raymore, Missouri; Sydney D. Shoemaker, Olathe, Kansas; Zachary A. Shoemaker, Eudora, Kansas; Nicholas B. Shondell, Shawnee, Kansas; Austin M. Shrout, Blue Springs, Missouri; Caylea N. Siler, Bonner Springs, Kansas; Whitney A. Silkey, Tecumseh, Kansas; Rebecca L. Simkins, Merriam, Kansas; Dylan M. Slavin, Baldwin City, Kansas; Cody W. Sliva, Shawnee, Kansas; Blythe A. Smith, Wichita, Kansas; Jayden A. Smith, Wichita, Kansas; Gregory W. Snell, Eudora, Kansas; Anna L. Staats, Paola, Kansas; Steven F. Stendebach, Olathe, Kansas; Lily S. Stephens, Snohomish, Washington; James R. Steury, Overland Park, Kansas; Michael D. Stevenson, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Lille I. Stewart-Carnes, Kansas City, Missouri; Taylor J. Stoever, Wimberley, Texas; Kaitlyn N. Stout, Olathe, Kansas; Elizabeth L. Stover, Olathe, Kansas; Matthew J. Stuart, Auburn, Washington; Collin W. Studer, Wathena, Kansas; Taylor R. Swartzendruber, Hesston, Kansas; Sara R. Swickard, Bucyrus, Kansas; Maxwell J. Taulbee, De Soto, Kansas; Blaire M. Taylor, Springdale, Arkansas; Nacole M. Tedrow, Gardner, Kansas; Hannah D. Thevarajoo, Eudora, Kansas; Brenna R. Thompson, Overland Park, Kansas; Haley E. Thompson, Olathe, Kansas; Hannah V. Tolliver, Lee’s Summit, Missouri; Brittany K. Tompkins, Baldwin City, Kansas; Jacob A. Tompkins, Baldwin City, Kansas; Anthony J. Totta, Overland Park, Kansas; Carly M. Triggs, Shawnee, Kansas; Danisha M. Turner, Kansas City, Missouri; Daisy J. Turney, Garnett, Kansas; Mary E. Tusten, Ulysses, Kansas; Emma Ure, Paola, Kansas; Rene E. Vasquez, Perry, Kansas; Kimberly Villegas, Kansas City, Kansas; Nola C. Vincze, Lenexa, Kansas; Haley M. Vlcek, Omaha, Nebraska; Rachel O. Vogelmeier, Spring Hill, Kansas; Rose A. Wahlmeier, Burlington, Kansas; Corbin L. Warner, Lenexa, Kansas; Birdsong Warren, Lee’s Summit, Missouri; Bethany L. Warrick, Baldwin City, Kansas; Gavin M. Webster, Independence, Kansas; Alexis N. Weidman, Paola, Kansas; Daryll N. Weledji, Overland Park, Kansas; Rebecca S. Wendt, Chanute, Kansas; Samuel P. Wescott, Wichita, Kansas; Madelyne M. Wilcox, Shawnee, Kansas; Jessie L. Wilson, Independence, Kansas; Layne A. Wilson, Independence, Kansas; Brittany E. Windom, Aurora, Colorado; Stephanie E. Woltkamp, Overland Park, Kansas; Anna M. Wright, Lawrence, Kansas; Thomas J. York, Olathe, Kansas; Antionette Y. Zamudio, San Jose, California.