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Elizabeth Appel, a senior in civil engineering with an emphasis in environmental engineering, is the most recent Jayhawk to be named a Gates Cambridge scholar, bringing the university’s total number of winners to four since the program was established.
More than 8,000 undergraduate students at the University of Kansas earned honor roll distinction for the fall 2023 semester.  Honor roll criteria vary among the university’s academic units.
Five cadets in uniform holding certificate: Braxton Camp, Nate Lundgren, David Spenny, Mason Patterson and Delton Larson.
The KU Army ROTC program sent two teams to participate Feb. 23-24 in the Northern Warfare Challenge in Lacrosse, Wisconsin, known as “the hardest race in ROTC.”

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Fri, 03/01/2024
The KU Army ROTC program sent two teams to participate Feb. 23-24 in the Northern Warfare Challenge in Lacrosse, Wisconsin, known as “the hardest race in ROTC.”
Wed, 02/21/2024
Elizabeth Appel, a senior in civil engineering with an emphasis in environmental engineering, is the most recent Jayhawk to be named a Gates Cambridge scholar, bringing the university’s total number of winners to four since the program was established.
Tue, 02/13/2024
More than 8,000 undergraduate students at the University of Kansas earned honor roll distinction for the fall 2023 semester.  Honor roll criteria vary among the university’s academic units.
Mon, 02/12/2024
Nine University of Kansas students and alumni have advanced to the semifinalist round for Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards, which will provide funding to study, conduct research or teach English abroad for the 2024-2025 academic year.
Fri, 02/09/2024
Three outstanding University Honors students have been selected as the KU nominees for Harry S. Truman Scholarships. The prestigious national awards, which provide up to $30,000 for graduate study, are given to college juniors for leadership in public service.
Fri, 02/09/2024
The 43rd class of University Scholars and their faculty mentors recently were recognized during a reception hosted by the University of Kansas Honors Program.
Tue, 02/06/2024
Four KU honors students who have been actively involved in undergraduate research during their university careers are competing for Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships, regarded as the premier undergraduate award to encourage excellence in science, engineering and mathematics.
Mon, 02/05/2024
A KU student who is researching the effects of lay eschatological messaging on temporal horizons is the recipient of the Courtwright Award for Undergraduate Research Excellence through KU’s Center for Undergraduate Research.
Fri, 01/26/2024
The program is offered through the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, which offers about 15 one-year fellowships to graduating seniors and individuals who have graduated during the past academic year to work as research assistants for Carnegie’s senior scholars.
Fri, 01/26/2024
The team of seniors Graham Revare, Shawnee, with William Soper, Bucyrus, combined with the team of sophomores John Marshall, Lawrence, and Jiyoon Park, Topeka, to close out the championship debate of the tournament.