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National Merit Scholars named

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation June 7 announced more than 3,200 winners of National Merit Scholarships. More than 40 Johnson County high school seniors were among those to receive the award.

The scholarships, funded by U.S. colleges and universities, total more than $32 million. More than 7,500 people earn National Merit Scholarships each year.

The program, in its 62nd year, grants students annual stipends of up to $10,000 for the U.S. college of their choice.

The following students were recognized:

Quinn M. Lennemann, graduate of Rockhurst High School, attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, likely field of study: Computer Science

Zoe N. Locke, graduate of Notre Dame De Sion School, attending Tulane University, likely field of study: Medicine

Angela D. Neunuebel, graduate of Notre Dame De Sion, attending Southern Methodist University, likely field of study: Medicine

Luke M. Ossie, graduate Pembroke Hill School, attending the University of Southern California, likely field of study: Biomedical Engineering

Deven N. Pandya, graduate of Blue Valley North High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Undecided

Theodore C. Tai, graduate of Blue Valley North High School, attending Northwestern University, likely field of study: Computer Science

Catherine A. Vopat, graduate of Notre Dame De Sion, attending the University of Oklahoma, likely field of study: Physics

Maria C. Arroyo, graduate of Notre Dame De Sion School, attending Creighton University, likely field of study: Medicine

Alissa D. Gilmer, graduate of Shawnee Mission West High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Law

Hannah J. Parker, graduate of Shawnee Mission West High School, attending Drake University, likely field of study: Theater

Max K. Parsa, graduate of Rockhurst High School, attending the University of Texas at Dallas, likely field of study: Parks and Recreation

Bethany S. Bluel, graduate of Olathe South High School, attending the University of Alabama, likely field of study: Law

Mason R. Crabtree, graduate of Olathe East High School, attending Texas A&M, likely field of study: Mechanical Engineering

Hannah E. Gruman, graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, attending Baylor University, likely field of study: Biochemistry

Nicholas A. Hinman, graduate of Olathe South High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Foreign Service

Ethan M. Johnson, graduate of Olathe North High School, attending the University of Texas at Dallas, likely field of study: Physics

Alexander T. Kolar, graduate of Olathe North High School, attending Northwestern University, likely field of study: Engineering

Greta M. Lundy, graduate of Olathe Northwest High School, attending the University of Central Florida, likely field of study: Commercial Art

Alexis J. McCalla, graduate of Olathe North High School, attending the University of Oklahoma, likely field of study: Medicine

Emmalee Jean Reed, graduate of Olathe South High School, attending the University of Missouri-Columbia, likely field of study: Journalism

Alexander J. Renaut, graduate of Blue Valley West High School, attending the University of Alabama, likely field of study: Computer Science

Kyle M. Wetter, graduate of Olathe South High School, attending Wichita State University, likely field of study: Aerospace Engineering

Noora Batrash, graduate of Blue Valley North High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Chemical Engineering

Adam C. Coffman, graduate of Olathe North High School, attending the University of Arkansas, likely field of study: Accounting

Nicole D’Souza, graduate of Blue Valley West High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Medicine

Colin Z. Floyd, graduate of Blue Valley High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Computer Programming

Jennifer E. Gochis, graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Biology

Sankalp Gupta, graduate of Blue Valley Northwest High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Cardiology

Jacob W. Howey, graduate of Blue Valley High School, attending the University of Oklahoma, likely field of study: Computer Science

Jennifer W. Huang, graduate of Blue Valley West High School, attending the University of Minnesota, likely field of study: Astrophysics

Brock E. Kaufmann, graduate of Olathe East High School, attending Kansas State University, likely field of study: Mathematics

Aroog Khaliq, graduate of Blue Valley West High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Medicine

Eli H. Kurlbaum, graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School, attending Southern Methodist University, likely field of study: Surgical Medicine

Eunice S. Lee, graduate of Blue Valley Southwest High School, attending Northwestern University, likely field of study: Computer Science

William R. Pope, graduate of Blue Valley North High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Computer Science

Mohammad O. Raheel, graduate of Blue Valley Northwest High School, attending the University of Kansas, likely field of study: Psychology

Cameron E. Richey, graduate of Blue Valley Southwest High School, attending Vanderbilt University, likely field of study: Undecided

Ryan P. Simeon, graduate of Blue Valley Northwest High School, attending the University of Chicago, likely field of study: Science/Research

Tianyi Sun, graduate of Blue Valley West High School, attending the University of Tulsa, likely field of study: Computer Science

Sarah M. Weinand, graduate of Blue Valley High School, attending Kansas State University, likely field of study: Architecture

Tyler G. Wenzl, graduate of Blue Valley West High School, attending the University of Oklahoma, likely field of study: Engineering

John Cox, graduate of Turner High School, attending the University of Oklahoma, likely field of study: Academia

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