Students in the News
-- Jana Hedstrom and Emma Nielson of Bemidji are each recipients of an Excellence Scholarship from Concordia College in Moorhead.
-- Zachary Lewis, formerly of Bemidji, graduated Magna Cum Laude from the State University of New York at Fredonia with a B.A. in Music Performance in May.
-- Brandon Leroy Burk graduated with honors May 4 from the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy, Duluth campus, with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree. He is the son of Candace and Leroy Burk and the grandson of Joyce Neumann. He and his wife, Raquel, currently live in Duluth, but will soon relocate to Blue Earth, Minn., where he has accepted employment. Burk is a graduate of Bemidji High School and Bemidji State University BSU.
-- The following students recently received various scholarships from Bemidji State University:
--From Bemidji, Katrinka Norby, Special Situation Scholarship and Les Duly Scholarship, junior, social work; Connor Sullivan, James and Marilyn Heltzer Scholarship, freshman, education arts; Cody Jenkins, Fred Breen Scholarship, freshman, business; Zane Hensel, Fred Breen Scholarship, junior, psychology; Benjamin Schreiber, BSU Paul Bunyan Communications Scholarship, freshman, undecided; Miranda Carlson, BSU Paul Bunyan Communications Scholarship and BSU Foundation general scholarship, freshman, music education; Jineane Williams, Fred Breen Scholarship, freshman, pre-dentistry; Bo Barowski, Leadership Scholarship and Fred Breen Scholarship, freshman, undecided; Kiah Hartung, Hartz Scholarship, freshman, visual art; Justin Antonovich, Russel and Gudrun Harding Scholarship, senior, criminal justice; Trevor Andrews, Fred Breen Scholarship, freshman, biology; Mikayla Connell, Chet and Naomi Swedmark Scholarship and BSU Paul Bunyan Communications Scholarship, freshman, nursing; Lindsey Adams, David and Dianne Plkedarnow Scholarship, freshman, nursing; Aaron Grubich, Fred Breen Scholarship, freshman, design technology; Chelsea Knutson, BSU Paul Bunyan Communications Scholarship, freshman, aquatic biology;
--From Clearbrook, Thomas Nelson, Gwen Ranzau and Madeline Campbell Scholarship, freshman, science education;
--From Laporte, Danielle Gendron, university scholarship and Leadership Scholarship, freshman, nursing;
--From Leonard, Brooke Wraa, Robin Norqaard Kelliher Scholarship, freshman, nursing;
--From Shevlin, Savannah Kaiser, MSUAASF Lakeside Scholarship, freshman, elementary education.