Benedictine College announces dean's lists
ATCHISON, Kan. - Benedictine College has recognized those students who have distinguished themselves academically during the last semester. Vincent Henningsgaard of Canby was recently named to the dean's list for the fall semester, which ended Dec. 15.
Maas on U of M, Morris dean's list
MORRIS - Jonna Maas of Walnut Grove has been named to the dean's list at the Morris campus of the University of Minnesota.
Area students on MSU, Moorhead dean's list
MOORHEAD - The following students have been named to the Minnesota State University, Moorhead dean's list: Boyd - Katie Oman, social studies; Canby - Kalie Beukelman, accounting, Alison Eickhoff, art, Samantha Full, special education, Adam Haas, mass communications, Stephanie Hansen, social studies, Alexander Whittier mass communications, Jason Wollum, finance; Cottonwood - Gina Louwagie, undeclared, Shawn Louwagie, construction management, Travis Naab, graphic communications, Adam Rigge, geosciences; Dawson - Tara Baker, English education, Luke Bothun, physical education, Ashley Breberg, business administration, Jenna Prestholdt, special education, Jason Schueller, criminal justice, Brandon Schutz, history, Bethany Willand, elementary education, Emily Dyce, special education; Granite Falls - Abbey Olson, speech/language/hearing science, Carissa Walters, finance; Hanley Falls - Ryan Naab, university studies; Hendricks - Carmen Amundson, elementary education, Zachary Morseth, chemistry, Channing Rham, speech/language/hearing science; Ivanhoe - Jason Wisniewski; Marshall - Amanda Boh, speech/language/hearing science, Nicole Calvin, art, Vanessa Deutz, art education, Bethany Kaufman, criminal justice, Emily Tate, business administration, Samantha Tauer, elementary education, Melissa Tutt, elementary education; Porter - Benjamin Syltie, mass communications.
MSUM announces area winter graduates
MOORHEAD - Four hundred sixty-nine students received degrees at Minnesota State University Moorhead's winter graduation ceremony Dec. 19, 2008. The following area students were among the graduates: Cottonwood - Cody Doom, bachelor of science in construction management; Allisa Hoehne, bachelor of arts in criminal justice; Katie Kremin, bachelor of science in special education. Dawson - Stephanie Plate, bachelor of science in elementary education, cum laude. Ghent - Laura DeSutter, bachelor of science in mass communications, cum laude. Granite Falls - Carissa Walters, bachelor of science in finance, magna cum laude. Marshall - Nicola Nordstrom, bachelor of science in mass communications.
Zachow participates in BSU wind ensemble
The Bemidji State University Wind Ensemble is a comprised of 35 students, both music majors and non-music majors. The group traveled to Winnipeg on Nov. 12 and performed six times a five schools in the city. They also attended a jazz concert at the University of Manitoba featuring New York saxophonist Steve Wilson. Among the students was Drew Zachow of Cottonwood, freshman, criminal justice.
Walker tours with Concordia College orchestra
Melanie Walker, a sophomore at Concordia College in Moorhead, is touring with The Concordian Orchestra from Feb. 10-15. Walker is the daughter of Loretta and Matthew Walker of Marshall. The Concordia Orchestra's tour concludes with a home concert Feb. 15.