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Tabor College conducts 102nd Commencement

May 19, 2012

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In typical Kansas fashion with stiff winds and bright skies, the Tabor College Commencement ceremonies were held Saturday, May 19, 2012 in Joel H. Wiens stadium. In all, 127 diplomas were presented to the 102nd graduating class.

The band opened the event with a concert and the traditional Pomp and Circumstance processional. Representing the school of Adult and Graduate studies, Hong Liu provided the invocation. Johnathon Frankenfield was the speaker representing the Tabor College Hillsboro class, while Jeremy Albert spoke on behalf of the class from Tabor College Wichita.

President Dr. Jules Glanzer presented the Professor Fran Jabara Leadership Award. It was given to Taylor Funk and Brett Eitzen. They each received a cash award of $1,000 and plaque in honor of their leadership skills demonstrated not only during their time as Tabor College students, but for their potential leadership capabilities.

The commencement address was given by Dr. Marlene Wall, Tabor alumna and President of LCC International University. Her address was titled “Lessons in the Sand.”

The graduating class was presented their diplomas by Dr. Jules Glanzer and the Tabor College Alumni Association provided each graduate with a bible.

The list of graduates and their degree follows:

Master of Business Administration

Zena G. Jacobs, Great Bend, KS

Kara C. Lehmann, Wichita, KS

Hetaf Ghassan Shaban, Hutchinson, KS

Bachelor of Arts

Michael Jon Adamyk, McPherson, KS

Cody R. Arnold, Leon, KS

Tiffany L. Arnold, Augusta, KS

Corissa Marie Bartel, Hillsboro, KS

Peter Bartel, Hillsboro, KS

Clarissa Lynnette Berglund, Gettysburg, SD

Ashley Elizabeth Bird, El Centro, CA

Kurtis T.Bowman, Hillsboro, KS, posthumous degree

Amanda Denise Brown, McPherson, KS

Spencer S. Brown, Hillsboro, KS

Elisabeth Jane Cartney, Olathe, KS

Noah W. Collins, Brighton, CO

Alexandre M. Dablemont, Brazil/Whitewater, KS

Damon Christopher Dechant, Kit Carson, CO

Mackenzie Lyn Dick, Henderson, NE

Melanie Dianne Dick, Wichita, KS

Jessica Nicole Dixon, Hutchinson, KS

Talia Marnette Doerksen, Prescott Valley, AZ

Brett Allyn Eitzen, Hesston, KS

Joshua Clark Elliott, Hillsboro, KS

Stephanie Nicole Ens, Wichita, KS

Amanda Jayne Marie Faber, Hillsboro, KS

Johnathon Jay Frankenfield, Overland Park, KS

Sarah Marie Friesen, Guthrie, OK

David Luis Fuentes, Corona, CA

Taylor Rebecca Funk, Wichita, KS

Katherine Marie Gerber, Wichita, KS

Jordan Shea Giffin, Valley Center, KS

Mary Louisa Goering, Newton, KS

Donald L. Govan, Jackson, MS

Samantha Hope Heinrichs, Hillsboro, KS

Benjamin Josh Heyen, Hillsboro, KS

Micah Daniel Hiett, Dinuba, CA

Aleesha Marie Hines, Goessel, KS

Jessica JoHawna Holmes, Englewood, CO

Amanda Kaye Howe, Victorville, CA

Darius Emanuel Iacono, Benicia, CA

Cortney Lane Janzen, Henderson, NE

Lauren Michelle Just, Hillsboro, KS

Alyssa Marie King, Wichita, KS

Jenesa Elise Klose, Hillsboro, KS

Roxanne Noelle Koop, Abilene, KS

Allison J. Krehbiel, Hutchinson, KS

Hattie Beth Lee, Fowler, KS

Maria Elizabeth Loewen, Hillsboro, KS

Michael Nathan Loewen, Huron, SD

Kelsey Diane Mann, Wichita, KS

Robert A. Masson, Dalgety Bay, Scotland

Theodore Selden McFarland, Fountain Valley, CA

Rhiannon Jolynn Miller, Clearwater, KS

Brynne Nicole Mitchell, Wichita, KS

Louis Anthony Morales, Apple Valley, CA

Aaron M. Munsch, Great Bend, KS

Don E. Nelson Jr. , Los Angeles, CA

Samuel T. Page, Wichita, KS

Nathan Randall Percy, Pittsburg, KS

Dustin L. Phelps, Wichita, KS

Aaron Michael Phillips, Chiang Kham Phayao, Thailand

Levi W. Phillips, Chiang Kham, Phayao, Thailand

Mandilyn R. Phillips, Wichita, KS

Jared Blake Redding, Hesston, KS

Nicholas Scarritt Reif, Wichita, KS

Lacy Jo Ritchey, Hudson, CO

Travis C. Sanford, Santa Ana, CA

Emily Joan Schmidt, Wichita, KS

Jordan M. Schrag, Pretty Prairie, KS

Gavin Mitchell Serene, Hillsboro, KS

Joshua Stephen Shaw, Colorado Springs, CO

Aaron R. Stepanek, Hillsboro, KS

Logan Elizabeth Stranghoner, Wichita, KS

Matthew Allen Stuck, Quinlan, TX

Hollie Christine Tabor, Maypearl, TX

Alexandra Elizabeth Tice, Wichita, KS

David Arthur Toevs, Whitewater, KS

Jiquon K. Townsend, Brooklyn, NY

Samantha Lee Van Ranken, Medicine Lodge, KS

David Bradley Vogel, Hillsboro, KS

Hanna Shereen Vogel, Hillsboro, KS

Sarah Rachel Vogt, Newton, KS

Kelly J. Walker, Houston, TX

Alex D. Wallace, Houston, TX, posthumous degree

Greta Lynn Wiebe, Hillsboro, KS

Eric M. Willems, Sedgwick, KS

William Allan Wood, Combine, TX

Clark Brown Wozich, Pleasant Hill, OR

Alexander Benjamin Wuest, Ridgecrest, CA

Emily (Friesen) Wuest, Winnipeg, Canada

Whitney Taylor Wuest, Glenpool, OK

Sarah Elizabeth Wyckoff, Blackwell, OK

Jessica Raye yraceburu, Camas, WA

Amanda Nicole Zuercher, Whitewater, KS

Bachelor of Science

Jeremy Edward Albert, Topeka, KS

Nessa Kisna Nikhomvanh, Valley Center, KS

Randy C. Roatch, Wichita, KS

Daniel L. Syrcle, Wichita, KS

Carlton B. Walker, Wichita, KS

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Briana W. Ainsworth, Valley Center, KS

Sandra K. Barber, Goodland, KS

Mary Boman, Kinsley, KS

Beth A. Bowman, Goddard, KS

Laurie Kay Campbell, Hutchinson, KS

Tiffany Linn Carroll, Newton, KS

Diana L. Dorr, Derby, KS

Katherine Garrett, Admire, KS

Jeanne Graf, Wichita, KS

Alison Heimerman, Colwich, KS

Julie Anne Joy, Mulvane, KS

Hong Liu, Wichita, KS

Jamie Renee Logan, Wichita, KS

Leah Beth Lowry, Derby, KS

Rhonda Faith Melvin, Wichita, KS

Gemi S. Miller, Mulvane, KS

Krista Lavone Miller, Wichita, KS

Alexis Christene Overcast, Wichita, KS

Julie Rae Pierce, Goddard, KS

Kristi Lee Rockers, Garnett, KS

Amy R. Rogers, Wichita, KS

Kathy S. Schneider, Olmitz, KS

Robin Schwerdtfeger, Wichita, KS

Jennifer R. Shockey, Derby, KS

Krista R. Thurber, Newton, KS

April R. Torske, Goddard, KS

Michelle L. Weninger, Burrton, KS

Stephanie Lynn Wentling, Derby, KS

Lorrie J. White, Wichita, KS

Denise Lynn Worley-Schroeder, Wichita, KS

Associate of Arts

Colin S. Mainord, Visalia, CA