Students in the News for July 20, 2014
Hovet chosen for scholarship
Local students honored at Itasca CC
GRAND RAPIDS -- Bart Johnson, Dean of Academic Affairs at Itasca Community College, has named 311 students to the spring semester dean's list. Students qualified for his honor by completing a minimum of 12 credits and attaining a grade point average between 3.25 and 4.0. The following local students were named to the list: Wesley Mason of Bemidji and Amanda Schreyer of Bemidji.
BSU student awarded scholarship
BLOOMINGTON -- The SFM Foundation recently awarded college scholarships to 16 students whose parents were killed or seriously injured in workplace accidents at Minnesota or Wisconsin employers. The SFM Foundation provides post-secondary scholarships of up to $5,000 per year. This year, the foundation's commitment to scholarships totaled $204,000. Students are selected based on financial need and academic merit, among other criteria. This year's new scholarship recipients include Carley Ahern, of Bemidji, who is attending BSU for nursing.
Local students graduate from CLC
BRAINERD -- Central Lakes College, Brainerd and Staples, has announced the spring graduates recognized as having completed degree, diploma or certificate programs. Local students are listed by name and hometown, degree major and honors, high honors is a grade point average between 3.75 and 4.0 and honors is between 3.25 and 3.74: Christine Maki, Akeley, associate in arts, high honors; Juliette Auger, Bemidji, diploma of occupational proficiency, occupational skills, high honors; Jake Hoffman, Bemidji, associate in applied science, welding and fabrication, certificate, robotic welding, high honors; Donnea Peterson, Hackensack, diploma of occupational proficiency, practical nursing; Ariana Schendel, Hackensack, associate in arts; Caleb Alnes, Long Prairie, associate in applied science, communication art and design, honors; Jennifer Gulseth, Long Prairie, diploma of occupational proficiency, practical nursing, high honors; Savannah Leasman, Long Prairie, associate in arts, high honors; Brooklyn Levin, Long Prairie, associate in arts, high honors; Payton Long, Long Prairie, associate in arts, honors; Brian Nelson, Long Prairie, diploma of occupational proficiency, sustainable greenhouse production; Megan Sweazey, Long Prairie, associate in arts; Autumn Urman, Long Prairie, associate in arts, honors; Christiana Vor, Long Prairie, associate in arts; Clarence Erickson, Puposky, diploma of occupational proficiency, occupational skills; Donald Erickson, Puposky, diploma of occupational proficiency, occupational skills, honors; Cammi Hotchkiss-Fox, Turtle Lake, associate in science, nursing and Jeremiah Hanson, Walker, associate in applied science, computer network administration, high honors.
Shindelar named to list at Waynesburg University
WAYNESBURG, Pa. -- Rebecca A. Shindelar of Bemidji has been named to the dean's list at Waynesburg University for the spring term. Shindelar is pursuing a bachelor's of arts degree in human services.
Local students named at Bethel University
SAINT PAUL -- The following students have been named to the dean's list for academic excellence for the spring semester at Bethel University: Micah Eriksson, a senior, son of Peter and KaySue Eriksson from Bemidji and Leanne Oakes, sophomore, daughter of William and Laurie Oakes from Bemidji. The dean's list honors students who achieve an outstanding scholastic record during a semester with a grade point average of 3.6 or greater.