2016-17 Kinesiology Scholarship Recipients

Andrew Casey

Andrew Casey, School of Business-Sport Management Scholarship

Michael Geha

Michael Geha, Center for Manual Medicine Scholarship

Nicole Hare

Nicole Hare, Helen Hocker Scholarship

Carrigan Johns

Carrigan Johns, Dr. Mac Scholarship

Sho Kago

Sho Kato, Kinesiology Scholarship

Taylor Kemp

Taylor Kemp, Dr. Mac Scholarship

Alexis Yelland

Alexis Yelland, Dr. Mac Scholarship

Kinesiology Students Volunteering
Students Volunteering at Shawnee County's Largest Workout

Kinesiology Students volunteering at Shawnee County's Largest Workout held at Yager Stadium.

Student News & Awards

Scholarship Winners and Majors of the Year

Riley Price with Dr. Margie Miller


Cody Bonham

B.Ed. Major of the Year

McKensie Gnagi with John Burns

Jodie Blackim

B.A. Major of the Year

Rebecca Maasen with Dr. Roy Wohl

Austin Dodds

B.S. Major of the Year & Helen Green Memorial Scholarship

Samantha Carson

Samantha Carson

Linda Nelson Scholarship

Haylee Marsteller

Haylee Marsteller

Dr. Mac Scholarship

John Schmidtlein

Matthew Barlow

Helen Green Memorial Scholarship

Colby Swaim

Evan Burdiek

Dr. Mac Scholarship

Jenette Ingwerson

Kara Decker

Allyn Lockner Scholarship

Taylor Smith

Shelby Ferguson

Dr. Mac Scholarship

Zach Macke

Kayla Thayer

Janet Bohl Scholarship

Scholarship and Majors End of Year Party
Kinesiology Awards Ceremony

End of Year Party

Kinesiology WTE Trip to London & Paris
Students visiting the Eiffel Tower

Students in Paris

Changing of the Guard

Students at Lord's Cricket Grounds

A Little 3-D Fun at Wimbledon

Fall 2015 Graduates
Fall 2015 Graduates

Left to Right: Tyler Gentry, Calvin Kenney, Jenette Ingwerson, Michael Swoboda, Kathryn Schroeder, Samuel Eickhoff, Taylor Hankinson.

Spring 2015 Graduates
Spring 2015 Kinesiology Graduates

First Row: Shelby Tajchman, Kristin Bell, Mallory Luney, Hank Wellborn, Lara Doescher; Middle Row: Stefani McAfee, Adrienne Hearrell, Cassandra Roberts, Valerie Harms, Kyleigh Olmsted, Luke Warnken, Mark Kolmer; Back Row: Tyler Heintzelman, Christian Laubhan, Matthew Jackson, Kyle Lewis, Robert Braxton, Tyler Ewy.

Who's Who Kinesiology Students
Who's Who Kinesiology Students at the Washburn Reception.

On March 3, 2016, Becca Maasen, Kyle Becker, and Marina Quimby were honored at a reception for Who's Who at Washburn University. Congratulate them if you see them. About 60 students from across campus were honored at the event and it was quite an impressive group.

What's an Ichabod?


Washburn's mascot, the Ichabod, honors the school's early benefactor, Ichabod Washburn, a 19th century Massachusetts industrialist. The original design of the studious-looking, tuxedo-clad figure was created in 1938 by Bradbury Thompson (ba '34), who became an internationally acclaimed graphic artist. Design wasn't Thompson's only consideration. To the stylized Ichabod the artist attributed the qualities of "...courage and enthusiasm, as shown by his brisk walk. He is democratic and courteous, for he tips his hat as he passes. Sincere in his search for truth and knowledge, he studiously carries a book under his arm..."

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