College News July 7, 2022
Wed, 07/06/2022 - 12:51pm mfodness
Holmgren graduates from DSU
Zane Holmgren, Luverne, graduated from Dakota State University, Madison, South Dakota, following the Spring 2022 semester. He earned a Bachelor of Science in network and security administration.
Oftedahl graduates from Central Lakes, Brainerd
Carlton Oftedahl, Luverne, graduated with high honors (3.75-4.0 GPA) from Central Lakes College in Brainerd and Staples following the Spring 2022 semester.
Oftedahl received a Diploma of Occupational Proficiency, Marine and Powersports.
Fick wins award in construction electrical wiring
Hannah Fick, a career and technical student in Hills, earned one of the nation's highest awards at the 2022 SkillsUSA Championships June 22-23 in Atlanta, Georgia.
More than 5,200 students competed at the national showcase of career and technical education.
The SkillsUSA Championships is the largest skill competition in the world where students demonstrate technical skills, workplace skills and personal skills in 108 hands-on occupational and leadership competitions.
Fick, a student at Southeast Technical Institute, Sioux Falls, was awarded a Skill Point Certificate in Electrical Construction Wiring.
Kruse makes dean’s list at St. Mary’s
Kasyn Kruse, Luverne, was named to the Spring 2022 dean's list at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in Winona. To make the list, students must earn a grade point average of 3.60 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
Kasyn is the son of Jason and Karla Kruse of Luverne.