Hornet Profiles

  • Jason  Suptic
  • Jason Suptic
  • Code for Life: Don’t Give Up!
  • This is an inspirational story of how Suptic pulled himself up out of the mess he had gotten himself into and turned it around to where he became a graduate of Emporia State University. read more
  • Col. Cameron  Leiker
  • Col. Cameron Leiker
  • Emporia State Alumnus Involved in Historical Moments
  • “We as alumni, as business leaders, as people outside the university, need to become mentors.” read more
  • Preston  Mossman
  • Preston Mossman
  • Passion for Business and Helping People Leads to Success
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  • Alisha  Lyon
  • Alisha Lyon
  • A House Divided, Changed by Emporia State University
  • "I loved Emporia State more than I ever thought I would." read more
  • Derrek  Harter
  • Derrek Harter
  • Hornet From Day One, Now Flying High in Computer World
  • "I love Emporia State," continued Harter. "I’ve had so many good memories from ESU, but I think what I’ve enjoyed mostly is all the close personal connections that I made during college." read more
  • Ethan  Crapser
  • Ethan Crapser
  • Theatre, Band, Education, Endly Scholarship, and AVID All Match Up for Crapser
  • I picked Emporia because when I visited it felt like everyone was genuinely excited that I was even considering attending Emporia State, and it made the school seem like a place people wanted to be at. read more
  • Nakita  Elwood
  • Nakita Elwood
  • Non-Traditional Student Aims to Help Others
  • Nakita Elwood jokes about always nagging her son and two “bonus sons” about their grades, but now it is the boys' turn to nag. read more
  • Ikbal Ben Gaied Hassine
  • Ikbal Ben Gaied Hassine
  • Emporia State Student Meets President Obama
  • He joked about his white hair, saying he did not have any white hair when he came to the White House. read more
  • Travisray  Salyers
  • Travisray Salyers
  • Patterson Scholarship Winner Knew Since Sixth Grade He Would be a Hornet
  • Becoming a teacher was a goal Salyers developed in grade school, dating back to first grade. read more
  • Demico  Lockett
  • Demico Lockett
  • Role Model Seeking Title of College Graduate
  • Demico Lockett has held many titles in his lifetime. Student, manager, coach, barber, DJ, and soldier. The title he’s looking forward to most right now? College graduate. read more

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