College News March 3, 2022
SDSU releases Fall 2021 dean’s list
South Dakota State University, Brookings, has released its Fall 2021 dean’s list. To be eligible, students must earn a minimum of a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale with at least 12 graded credits. Students with a 4.0 are indicated with an asterisk after their name.
Hills: Trenton Bass, engineering; Annie Bos, agriculture, foods, environmental science; Luke LaRock*, arts, humanities, social sciences; Dawson Leenderts, agriculture, foods, environmental sciences; McKenna Westphal, nursing; Jax Wysong, natural sciences.
Luverne: Tacey Baustian, nursing; Jarod Berndt, engineering; Colby Crabtree*, Mara Fick, and Tyler Fick, all agriculture, food, and environmental sciences; Jacinda Hustoft*, Jonah Louwagie, both arts humanities, and social sciences; Aric Meinerts*, engineering; Meghan Mollberg, education and human sciences; Nathan Nekali, arts, humanities, social sciences; Melissa Teal*, nursing.
Steen: Alexia Boltjes*, education and human sciences.
Ellsworth: Cody Kramer, engineering; Ashlyn Meester, education and human sciences.
Matthiesen on highest honors list at Vermilion CC
Destiny Matthiesen of Luverne was named to the Fall 2021 highest honors list at Vermilion Community College in Ely. Students named to the highest honors list have attained a GPA of 3.75 for the semester.
Gustavus Adolphus names honor students
Anika Gust and Toby Sengvongxay, both of Luverne, were named to the dean’s list for the Fall 2021 semester at Gustavus Adolpus College in St. Peter. To be named, students must earn a 3.7 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale.
LaRock named to dean’s list at Bethel
Allison LaRock, Hills, was named to the dean’s list at Bethel University, St. Paul, for the Fall 2021 semester. Students must earn a 3.6 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale to be named to the dean’s list.
Dinger on U of N dean’s list
Madilyn Dinger, Luverne, was named to the fall semester College of Journalism and Mass Communications dean’s list at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Dinger is majoring in advertising and public relations. Students must earn a 3.7 GPA or higher to be named to the dean’s list.
Huisman receives nurse’s badge
Ana Huisman, Luverne, was one of 39 students officially welcomed into Bemidji State University’s four-year track nursing program during a Feb. 19 induction ceremony.
The student nurses had their name badges officially affixed to their nursing polos by faculty and signed the “Nightingale Pledge” in front of family and friends in the university’s Beaux Arts Ballroom.