Athletic trainersâ�?�? society announces academic honors Twelve University of Kansas athletic training students who have distinguished themselves through outstanding academic achievement recently were honored by the Kansas Athletic Trainersâ�?�? Society. Award recipients include Jared Burcham, of Burbank, who received his bachelorâ�?�?s degree in athletic training, spring 2008. He is the son of Terry and Marilyn Burcham. He is a graduate of Vermillion High School, and received first place in All-Academic Honors.