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Students in the news, Feb. 26

Students in the news

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Bemidji students named to Vermilion Community College honors lists

ELY — The following Bemidji students were recently named to the fall 2021 honors lists at Vermilion Community College in Ely: Kaylea Eichberg, honors; Dawson Hoyum, highest honors; and Steven Peterson, highest honors.

Students named to the honors list achieved a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and students named to the highest honors list achieved a GPA of 3.75 or higher.

Local students graduate from UND

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The following area students recently graduated from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks.

Bagley: Katy Braaten with a Master of Social Work degree; Bailey Engesether, summa cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science degree; and Jarret Merschman, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science degree.
Bemidji: Isaak Rickert, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Accountancy degree; Chelsey Rypkema with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education; and Kiana Suther with a Bachelor of Science degree in Rehab and Human Service.
Erskine: Cecilia Peterson with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education.

Dobie, Massar named to UW La Crosse dean's list

LA CROSSE, Wis. — Samuel Dobie of Bemidji and Molly Massar of Laporte were recently named to the dean's list at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse for earning a GPA of 3.5 or higher while completing at least 12 credits during the fall 2021 semester.

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Local students named to dean's list at Bethel University

ST. PAUL — The following students were recently named to the dean's list at Bethel University in St. Paul for earning a GPA of 3.6 or higher during the fall 2021 semester.

Bemidji: Luc Berard, Kami Grund and Brooke Hildenbrand.
Puposky: Jacob Grund.

Swanson-Garro named to Gustavus Adolphus College dean's list

ST. PETER — Carley Swanson-Garro of Laporte was recently named to the dean's list at Gustavus Adolphus College for achieving a GPA of 3.7 or higher during the fall 2021 semester.

Deegan graduates from Vermilion Community College

ELY — Alyson Deegan of Bemidji recently graduated from Vermilion Community College in Ely with a Park Ranger Law Enforcement Academy certificate.

Local students named to honors lists at UND

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The following area students were recently named to the fall 2021 honors lists at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks.

Bagley: Mckinzie Halverson, president's list; Jarret Merschman, dean's list.
Bemidji: Adam Laakso, president's list; Mya Shorter, president's list; Nicholas Snell, president's list; Steven Dinneen, dean's list; Hannah Olson, dean's list; Nicki Son, dean's list; Andrew Thompson, dean's list; Emily Tinkler, dean's list; Hana Toward, dean's list; and Ashlynn Wuori, dean's list.
Remer: Brittney Wolter, president's list.
Puposky: Paige Andersen, president's list.

Students named to the dean's list earned a GPA within the top 15% of enrollment, and students named to the president's list earned a GPA of 3.8 or higher.

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