Students in the News, February 25
Sether receives Scholastic Art Awards
BEMIDJI—Bemidji High School student Hannah Sether won the Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards' Silver Key and Honorable Mention awards during a ceremony at the University of Minnesota on Saturday, Feb. 17. Sether won the Silver Key Award for her animation "The Saving of the Stars." She won the Honorable Mention Award for both her animation "Goodbye" as well as for her art portfolio "Passion."
Sether has been accepted to the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and has been awarded the Presidential Scholarship based on academics and her portfolio.
Kovacovich named at Luther College
DECORAH, Iowa—Bradley Kovacovich of Bemidji was named to Luther College's fall 2017 semester Dean's List. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and must complete at least 12 credit hours.
Local students honored at Bethel
ST.PAUL—Bethel University recently released its Dean's List for the 2017 fall semester. To be named to the list, students must have a grade point average of 3.6 or higher. Local students named to the list include Kayla Hewitt, senior; Katelyn Pearlson, senior; and Mackenzey Thunem, senior, all of Bemidji.
BSU releases fall Dean's List
BEMIDJI—Bemidji State University recently released its Dean's List for the 2017 fall semester. To be eligible for the Dean's List, BSU students must be enrolled for at least 12 credits and earn a 3.5 grade point average during the semester. A total of 1,123 students earned Fall 2017 Dean's List honors from the university.
Local students named to the list include:
Becida: Sara Mullin
Bemidji: Azhybek Aitaliev, Alyssa Allen, Michael Allen, Joseph Amundson, Alyssa Aune, Nancy Backstrom, Zachary Baker, Aatish Balla, Jonathan Barcenas, Amber Barstad, Sweta Basnet, Claire Baumgartner, Samantha Beaulieu, Shayla Beaulieu, Jacob Belcourt, Joseph Bingham, Christopher Birkholz, Allexus Blanski, Eric Bovold, Peter Bovold, Alexis Boyer, Tyler Boyer, Cherish Brown, Shannon Budde, Andrea Bunich, Stephanie Bunich, Shania Bush, Joshua Bussiere, Tyler Campbell, Amy Carey, Miranda Carlson, Anderson Carter, McKayla Carter, Shadeene Carter, Hudson Cermak, Stefan Charon, Vlada Chernova, Sarah Christiansen, Mikayla Connell, Beatriz Costa, James Cramton, Hudson Dean, MacKenzie Degelder, Braden Devescovi, Esther Drebelbis, Blake Duzan, Maxwell Duzan, Dillon Eichstadt, Sarah Ek, Karina Ewert, Karmen Fairbanks, Michael Farber, Shayna Fellman, Graem Fenson, Jeorgia Fischer, Hannah Fletcher, Anna Fogarty, Darren Gagne, Danielle Gerszewski, Troy Gilbertson, Neshina Giri, Kodi Glendening, Heather Glime, Kari Godin, Tyler Godin, Nichole Goplin, Alexa Greendahl, Angelina Grigoryants, Gurgen Grigoryants, Aaron Grubich, Erin Guenther, Savanna Hanson, Morgan Harrington-Davis, Brett Hartje, Cole Hartje, Brian Hawkins, Madelin Heidl, Rangitau Heta-Lane, Dylan Hillger, Galen Hlavsa, Danielle Hoven, Alyssa Hovestol, Emily Howard, Victoria Humphries, Loan Thi Kim Huynh, Nicole Jensen, Joel Johannsen, Alizandra Johnson, Erin Johnson, Michael Johnson, Naomi Johnson, Peder Johnson, Ariana Karstens, Saroj Khatri, Jordan Klumper, Sterling Knox, Pramod Koirala, Rachel Koopmeiners, Teather Krueth, Andrew Kucera, Joshua Kujava, Jaisa Langhout, Alaina Larson, Cassandra Larson, Nathaniel Larson, Joseph Lien, Hui Yee Liew, Aaron Lisle, Isaac Londo, Ricardo Lopez Guzman, Ryan Lundgren, Arica Mahliaire, Justin Malone, Michaela Marcum, Trevor Martensson, Theophile Mathius, Katie McBurney, Benjamin McDonald, Amber McNallan, Tyler McNamara, Jackie Meixner, Emily Melott, Pauline Meyers, Paige Moen, Brandon Motz, Justin Motz, Robin Motz, Brianna Neumann, Ashmita Neupane, Anh Nguyen, Sabrina Okeson, Hanna Olson, Heather Olson, Mattie Osborn, Nicole Page, Elizabeth Porkkonen, Matthew Port, Spriha Pradhan, Emily Quamme, Emily Rapp, Ashley Reynolds, Madison Reynolds, Erin Rizzi, Joseph Roberts, Cara Roers, Harmoni Ropp, Nicole Rosenthal, Maria Rozenberg, Melissa Salvhus, Joseph Scanlan, Emma Schmidt, Rebecca Schultz, Zackary Seitz, Destiny Sherman, Beth Simons, Scott Smethers, Daniel Smith, Joshua Sorenson, Brooke Spaude, Rochelle Stevens, Cassandra Suratt, Alexandrea Swanson, Yuichi Tanaka, Craig Tangren, Gbatelee Taylor, Lyliane Tchouamo, Madelyn Tews, Judson Tharin, Rebecca Theis, John Theroux, Madeline Treuer, Madinabonu Usmonova, Callan Vaneps, Garrett Verke, Amber Vincent, Patrick Voss, Curtis Wasnuk, Sam Wasnuk, Shelby Weckwerth, Colton Wehking, Allison Wellnitz, Noah White, Benjamin Wilander, Christopher Wistedt, Diyou Yu, Minrui Zhu
Blackduck: Toni Ferdig, Valerie Ferdig, Shannon Head, Tracy Shaddox, Alexandra Tindell.
Cass Lake: Andrea Goodwin, Jaden Hunsberger, Brittney Oberg, Michaela Osborn, Katelyn Westlund, Jineane Williams
Laporte: Brooke Bannor, Carrie Dailey, Kylie DeGrote, Austin Erdahl, Kyle Kloehn, Lacey Massar, Courtney McFeters, Riley Pettit, Shari Sorenson
Pennington: Evan Byler
Puposky: Emma Grund, Brett Wallin, Kase Yerbich
Red Lake: Floyd Jourdain, Briana Smith
Redby: Devine Donnell
Solway: Kaija Roy and Ariel Tix
Wilton: Ashley Anderson, Kayli Holcomb, and Katie Northbird