Student photo contest - 2014
Congratulations to the 24 Happy Birthday, Kansas! contest winners announced on Kansas Day, January 29, 2015! We also would like to thank Governor Sam Brownback, Diane Macheers, state senators and representatives, the University of Kansas Chamber Singers, and those who attended the event.
Left, Reese Hedstrom; right, Morgan Nabus
First place: Morgan Nabus, “Rock Fence,” Junction City
Second place: Reese Hedstrom, “Leader of the Pack!” Cheney
Left, Elinor Russo; right, Haven Knapp
First: Robin Eggs! Haven Knapp, Seneca.
Second: Stone Barn on the Tallgrass Prairie. Elinor Russo, Lawrence.
Left, David Knoblauch; right, Regan Hedstrom
First: Haybale Jumpin'. Regan Hedstrom, Cheney.
Second: The Dragonfly and a Lily Pad. David Knoblauch, Wichita.
Left, Collin Brooks; right, Logan Nabus
First: Road Scene. Logan Nabus, Junction City.
Second: Kansas Wheat Field. Collin Brooks, Lenora.
Left, Madison Wright; right Keegan Griffin
First: Farm Worker, Keegan Griffin, Salina.
Second: Sunrise, Madison Wright, Macksville.
Left, Talia Clanton; right Lauren Galusha
First: Mushroom Rock with Tree, Lauren Galusha, Maize.
Second: Kansas Wheat, Talia Clanton, Manhattan
Left, Aaron Magill; right, Luke Musselman
First: Geary State Fishing Lake Falls, Luke Musselman, Clifton.
Second: Kansas Windpower, Aaron Magill, Topeka.
Left, Garrison Stowell; right, Rylee Schrock
First: Kansas Skies, Rylee Schrock, Brookville
Second: Smoky Sunset, Garrison Stowell, Vermillion
Left, Vivian Noelle Crandall; right Amber Petrie
First: Sunset Boy, Amber Petrie, Murdock
Second: Sunset on the Lake, Vivian Noelle Crandall, Olathe
Left, Macy Putnam; right, Alicia Groenhagen
First: Cling, Alicia Groenhagen, Lawrence
Second: Winter Beauty, Macy Putnam, Hoyt
Pictured, Manessah Krohn
First: Feedin’ Cattle, Elsie Grimm, Morrill
Second: Up, Up and a Wonderful Day!, Manessah Krohn, Topeka
Left, Nina Friesen; right, Karsen Odle
First: Canoe at Sunset, Karsen Odle, Beloit
Second: Glass, Nina Friesen, Lawrence
Second and third grade winners
Sixth grade winners
Eighth grade winners
12th grade winners
Home on the Range, University of Kansas Chamber Singers
Thank you note from Haven Knapp and her family:
Thank you note from Elinor Russo: