Campus Notes for Jan. 17

MSUM announces fall graduates

Minnesota State University Moorhead awarded degrees to about 485 students during its fall commencement program Dec. 14 in the university’s Nemzek Fieldhouse.

Graduates included Brooke Blue, bachelor of arts; Stacy Christensen, master of science; Quinn Fenger, bachelor of arts; Eric Hylen, bachelor of nursing; Cody Miller, bachelor of science, cum laude; Laura Mitlyng, bachelor of science; Amanda Recker, master of science; Shelbie Thomsen, bachelor of science, cum laude; and John Winter, bachelor of science.

Roelfsema included on Minnesota State Community and Technical College president’s list for fall 2017

Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 690 students to its President’s List for the 2017 fall semester. To earn this award for scholastic achievement, a student must complete 12 or more college-level credits for the semester and earn a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher.

Zachery Roelfsema of Marshall was among those named to the president’s list.

Peterson graduates from Northwestern Health Sciences University

Jessica Peterson of Garvin graduated with a doctor of chiropractic degree after completing courses in the fall 2017 term. Commencement ceremonies for all 112 of Northwestern’s fall-term graduates were held Dec. 16 at Northrup Memorial Auditorium on the campus of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.

In February, Peterson plans to open Elysian Chiropractic Center in Marshall, specializing in family and pediatric chiropractic care.

Prellwitz named as recent MMC graduate

Hanna Prellwitz of Minneota recently earned a bachelor of arts in criminal justice from Mount Marty College in Watertown, South Dakota. MMC conferred a total of 51 degrees and four certificates Dec. 16, 2017.

UMD announces dean’s list for fall semester 2017

The University of Minnesota Duluth has announced its dean’s list for fall semester 2017. Students on the dean’s list have achieved a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher.

Boyd, Alisa Fenske. Granite Falls, William Bergquist, Becca Velde. Marshall, Sydney Matthys.

Area students on NSU dean’s list

Northern State University in Aberdeen, S.D., has released the dean’s list for the fall 2017 semester.

Full-time students, 4.0: Marshall: Ashley Dunn; Minneota: Doris Konold.

Area students included NDSU’s fall dean’s list

Area Minnesota students were among the North Dakota State University students to be placed on the fall 2017 dean’s list. A student must earn a 3.50 grade point average or higher and be enrolled in at least 12 class credits to qualify for the dean’s list.

Balaton, Melanie Roedl, art education – AHSS. Clarkfield, Brent Louwagie, civil engineering. Cottonwood, Dayton Herigon, business administration. Dawson, Kelly Kvaal, mathematics; Kierstynn Milbeck, nursing; Michaela Stratmoen, psychology. Ghent, Ryan Colgan, medical laboratory science; Trystin Nilson, exercise science. Hendricks, Ryan Rybinski, marketing, Taylor Veire, business administration. Lamberton, Hannah Stevenson, human development and family science. Marshall, Mikayla Campion, undeclared; Andrea Caron, nursing; Wade DeAustin, biological sciences; Eden Deutz, strategic communication; Brenton Haukom, accounting; Bryce Johnson, sport management; Amelia Kraft, biological sciences; Samuel Pfaffe, mechanical engineering; Monica Timmerman, computer science; Brandon Verkinderen, zoology. Russell, Monica Buchert, respiratory care. Ruthton, Stephanie Kuhlman, agricultural education.

Murphy among honor students named at Baylor

More than 4,240 Baylor University students were named to the dean’s academic honor roll for the 2017 fall semester. Students honored on the dean’s list are Baylor undergraduates with a minimum grade-point average of 3.7, while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours. Included on the list is Kayla Murphy of Marshall, College of Arts and Sciences.

Citterman named to MMC fall 2017 dean’s list

Morgan Citterman of Ivanhoe was recently named to the dean’s list of Mount Marty College in Yankton, South Dakota, for the fall 2017 semester.

The MMC dean’s list is comprised of full-time undergraduate students completing a full-time load of graded coursework with a minimum term GPA of 3.5.

Area students include on MSU Moorhead dean’s list

The following students have been named to the Minnesota State University Moorhead dean’s list in recognition of academic achievement fall semester 2017. Students must be in degree-seeking status and maintain a 3.25 or higher grade point average while completing a minimum of 12 graded credits to qualify for the honor.

Cottonwood: Rylee Klocow, speech/language/hearing science. Clarkfield: Rachel Johnson, elementary inclusive education. Dawson: Faith Richardson, sociology, psychology, criminal justice; Cody Miller, business administration. Granite Falls: Logan DeBlieck, Spanish education; Hailey Enstad, elementary inclusive education. Lynd: Shelbie Thomsen, exercise science. Marshall: Linnea Bader, teaching English as a second language; Teagan Bentz, university studies; Nicole Deragisch, psychology; Maria Estrada Palmer, graphic design; Anna Jennings, music, entertainment industries and technology; Alatera McCann, BFA studio art; Jacqueline Petrich, graphic design Anna Schiavo, elementary inclusive education; Kendra Soupir, criminal justice, sociology; Adrian Tabares, social studies. Laura Mitlyng, business administration; Madison Radel, early childhood education. Minneota: Garrett Hennen, exercise science. Porter: Leah Schmitt, advertising and public relations; Paulina Glowacki, photojournalism; Tracy: Karlie Mayer, speech/language/hearing science. Tyler: Mason LaRock, mathematics: actuarial science; Gina Rutgers, paralegal. Walnut Grove: Abigail McKinney, BFA studio art, East Asian studies. Wood Lake: Hailey Penske, accounting.

Tyykila named to Buena Vista dean’s list

Kathryn Tyykila of Canby was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2017 semester at Buena Vista University.

Students named to the dean’s list must have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 for the semester, based on a 4.0 grade point system, and must have taken at least 12 hours of coursework.