Schools

Campus Notes for Feb. 13

Blomme named to Marquette University’s fall 2018 dean’s list The following students have been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2018 semester at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Garvin: Sydney Blomme, bachelor of science, biomechanics. Boerboom among UND winter ...

Education Briefs for Feb. 13

School bus drivers acknowledged Feb. 27 The State of Minnesota will celebrate the third annual School Bus Driver Appreciation Day on Wednesday, Feb. 27, to highlight the dedication and integrity of these professional drivers, said a news release from Palmer Bus Service. School bus drivers ...

SMSU Briefs for Feb. 13

SMSU announces 2018 fall semester dean’s lists Southwest Minnesota State University students have been honored for achievement during the 2018 fall semester of study. There are two honors categories for the dean’s list. An undergraduate student who completes 12 or more A-F graded ...

Education Briefs for Feb. 6

True Light Christian School posts honor roll True Light Christian School announces its 2nd quarter honor roll for the 2018-19 school year 8th grade: Kaden Clark, Shauna Fricke, Jackson Lendt, Justin Sternke, Jettison Wing. 7th grade: Emma Bottelberghe, Coby Brownlee, Grace Bump, Siri ...

Campus Notes for Feb. 6

Maag included on Normandale fall 2018 semester dean’s list Normandale Community College is pleased to announce its fall 2018 semester dean’s list. The following student enrolled in at least nine credits and has achieved a grade-point average of at least 3.5 for courses completed in the ...

Reading madness

MARSHALL — Holy Redeemer School third-graders were thrilled when they recently found out they had qualified for the first round of Read to the Final Four which is similar to the March Madness-style competition. “I think it’s kind of fun,” third grader Liam Beyer said about advancing ...

SMSU Briefs for Jan. 30

A Festival of Woodwinds at SMSU Saturday The SMSU Music Program will host “A Festival of Woodwinds” on Saturday, featuring guest flutist Immanuel Davis. “A Festival of Woodwinds” is a day-long workshop for woodwind players regardless of age or ability level. It is also open to ...

Education Briefs

CTE workshop is Feb. 20 in Balaton Launch Your Future Today (LYFT), a rural career and technical education pathway initiative, launched in 2018 with a legislative grant of $3 million secured by the SWWC Service Cooperative. Since then, LYFT has supported CTE projects in nearly 40 high schools ...

Campus Notes for Jan. 30

Area students graduate from St. Scholastica The College of St. Scholastica has announced its list of conferred graduates for fall 2018. They include the following area students: Katelyn Bauer of Marshall. Bauer graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science in nursing. Ashley Skorczewski of ...

Campus Notes for Jan. 23

Redner named to UMD dean’s list Julia Redner, daughter of Frank and Helen Redner of Echo, was named to the fall semester dean’s list for Academic Excellence at the University of Minnesota Duluth School of Fine Arts. Redner fulfilled all five requirements, not the least of which was ...

SMSU Briefs for Jan. 16

‘The Awesome 80s Prom’ returns for a one-night benefit Friday at SMSU Southwest Minnesota State University Theater Program will present a one-night only performance of Ken Davenport’s “The Awesome ‘80s Prom” at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the SMSU Fine Arts Theatre. The performance is a ...

Education Briefs for Jan. 16

Nominations sought for Pride in the Tiger Hall of Honor Nominations for the Pride in the Tiger Foundation Hall of Honor are being accepted. The Class of 2019 inductees will be honored at a banquet, scheduled for April 13 at the Bello Cucina Restaurant in Marshall. Every two years, the Pride ...

Education Briefs for Jan. 16

Area students named to NDSU dean’s list Area Minnesota students were among the 4,125 North Dakota State University students to be placed on the fall 2018 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 ...

Taking kindness to the next level

MARSHALL — A new club recently started at Holy Redeemer School and its student members have been working hard to spread more kindness throughout their community. The Kindness Crew currently has between 15-20 students involved, depending on their schedules. The activity came to fruition with ...

Campus Notes for Jan. 9

South Dakota State University announces dean’s list The following students have been named to the dean’s list for academic excellence after the fall 2018 semester at South Dakota State University. To earn dean’s list distinctions in SDSU’s colleges, students must have completed a ...

Campus Notes for Jan. 2

Workforce Development scholarship available Minnesota West Community & Technical College — Minnesota West will be awarding 10 $2500 scholarships for the fall 2019 term. These scholarships are targeted for Minnesota residents who are majoring in high-demand occupations in the areas of ...

Campus Notes for Dec. 19

SDSU students unveil products at national conference Ten South Dakota State University students unveiled student-designed products at the National Association for the Education of Young Children’s annual conference in Washington, D.C., Nov. 16. The conference was the first opportunity ...

Campus Notes for Dec. 5

Minnesota West receives Schools of Distinction Award for Online Education Excellence by BestColleges Minnesota West Community & Technical College — BestColleges announced Minnesota West is a 2018 recipient of the Schools of Distinction Award for Online Education Excellence by ...

SMSU Briefs for Dec. 5

Tuba Christmas Dec. 8 The annual “Tuba Christmas” will be on performed at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Student Center lobby at Southwest Minnesota State University. There will be a 9 a.m. rehearsal in the SMSU band room, FA 135. Participation for this band is open to all low brass players ...

Education Briefs for Nov. 21

Holy Redeemer announces honor roll list Holy Redeemer School has released its first quarter honor roll. Included on the list are: Eighth grade: Brooke Andries, Cecily Aufenthie, Joshua Bauer, John Boerboom, Jacob Buysse, Daylin Crowley, Logan Girard, Jonathan Gruhot, Ava Holmgren, Sydney ...