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Andrew Rapinchuk initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Andrew Rapinchuk of Bristol was initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni are initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year. Membership is by invitation only and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Only the top 10 percent of seniors and 7.5 […]

Thomas Karczewski awarded Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation Tools of the Trade scholarship

Four Gateway Technical College apprentice students were awarded $1,500 Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation Tools of the Trade scholarships to help them cover out-of- pocket expenses such as tuition, tools and clothing so that they are able to complete their training. The Gateway apprentices are part of a statewide effort by Great Lakes to award a record […]

Jacob Gray receives PhD from University of California, Riverside

Jacob Gray has received his PhD in Psychology from the University of California, Riverside. Dr. Gray  is a  2014 Graduate of University of Minneapolis, 2010 graduate of Westosha Central High School and 2006 graduate of Brighton Grade School. Dr. Gray has taken a position with Dynamic Measurement Group in Eugene Oregon as a Senior Research […]

Clara Kevek, Anna Walther, Carlie Banchi initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

The following local residents were recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Clara Kevek of Bristol was initiated at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Anna Walther of Bristol was initiated at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Carlie Banchi of Trevor was initiated at […]

Local students present at 2018 UW-Whitewater Undergraduate Research Day

The following local students presented at Undergraduate Research Day at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater: Summer Lynne Cliff, of Trevor. who is studying geography, presented the following project(s); Are Hurricanes Stronger, or has the Landscape Changed? Colin Deady, of Trevor, who is studying marketing, presented the following project(s); Reimaging, Reinventing, and Revolutionizing Mary Kay . Jessica […]

Amanda Hutchings elected president of UW-Whitewater Sigma Sigma Sigma

Amanda Hutchings from Twin Lakes, who is studying special education at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, was elected president of Sigma Sigma Sigma. “Being the president of a fraternity or sorority is a life-changing and skill-building experience. Those students elected to serve in this role are the equivalent of a CEO of a small business,” said […]

Emily Svejnoha graduates from Harding University

Emily Svejnoha of Twin Lakes is one of more than 400 graduates who received a diploma at Harding University’s commencement exercises Dec. 16, 2017. Svejnoha received a Master of Science in physician assistant studies. Graduates include students from the College of Allied Health, College of Arts and Humanities, College of Bible and Ministry, Paul R. […]

Vanessa Tym named to University of Nebraska-Lincoln fall 2018-18 dean’s list

Vanessa Tym of Bristol has been named to the Deans’ List/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the fall semester of the 2017-18 academic year. Tym, a freshman English major, was named to the Dean’s List for the College of Arts and Sciences. More than 5,100 students at Nebraska have […]

Riley Meisinger named to Wisconsin Lutheran College Dean’s List for fall 2017

Riley Meisinger, of Twin Lakes, a senior at Wisconsin Lutheran College, has been named to the college’s Dean’s List for the fall 2017 semester. Riley is a graduate of Wilmot High School. To be eligible for Dean’s List, a student must carry a semester GPA of 3.6 or higher. Wisconsin Lutheran College (WLC) is an […]

Cassandra Bossong, Mikaela Coose named to Olivet Nazarene University fall 2017 dean’s list

Olivet Nazarene University has announced students named to the dean’s list during the fall 2017 semester. Area students who achieved this honor are: Cassandra Bossong of Trevor. Mikaela Coose of Twin Lakes. To qualify for inclusion on the dean’s list, a student must have been enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student and must have attained […]

Garrett Bogucki earns Semester Honors for Fall 2017 at Edgewood College

Garrett Bogucki of Twin Lakes earned Semester Honors for the Fall 2017 semester at Edgewood College. Fulltime students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average for the semester are eligible for this honor.   Located in Madison, Edgewood College is a liberal arts Catholic college in the Dominican tradition. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares […]

Local students among UW-Whitewater fall 2017 graduates

The following local students earned degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at winter commencement on Dec. 16, 2017: Trevor — Kyle Jones graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing. Salem — Courtney Weber graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in criminology. Courtney Pfeiffer graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in general business. Bristol — […]

Brandon Schattner named to Augustana College’s 2017 fall term Dean’s List

Brandon Schattner, majoring in accounting from Twin Lakes, was among the students named to Augustana College’s 2017 fall term Dean’s List. Founded in 1860, Augustana College is a  four-year residential college of the liberal arts and sciences. Current students and alumni include 170 Academic All-Americans, two Nobel laureates, 13 college presidents and other distinguished leaders. […]

Julia Ziemelis named to University of Dayton fall 2017 dean’s list

Julia Ziemelis of Bristol made the University of Dayton fall 2017 dean’s list, which honors undergraduate students achieving a minimum 3.5 GPA for the semester. The University of Dayton is a national, Catholic, research institution founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary (the Marianists). Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Katie Kleich named to Edgewood College Dean’s List for Fall 2017 Semester

Katie Kleich of Twin Lakes has been named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2017 Semester at Edgewood College. Fulltime undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students who earn a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher are eligible for the Dean’s List after completing 24 credit hours of study at Edgewood College. About Edgewood College Located in […]

Hannah Vozel named to Montana State University honor roll for fall 2017

Hannah Vozel of Randall was named to the Montana State University presidents honor roll for fall 2017 with a 4.0 GPA. Vozel’s major is applied math with a minor in applied economics. She graduated from Wilmot High School. Share93 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 93

Nikita Ruffolo named to Troy University Provost’s list for term 2, 2017-18 year

Troy University has announced students who have been named to the Provost’s List for the Fall Semester and Term 2 of the 2017/2018 academic year. Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who have a grade point average of at least 3.65 qualify for the Provost’s List. Local residents who […]

Bethany Hathcock named to Bob Jones University Fall 2017 President’s List

Bethany Hathcock, a sophomore Cross-Cultural Service major from Silver Lake, was among approximately 540 Bob Jones University students named to the Fall 2017 President’s List. The President’s List recognizes students who earn a 3.75 or higher grade point average for the semester. Located in Greenville, South Carolina, Bob Jones University offers over 100 undergraduate and graduate […]

Local students named to UW-Whitewater Fall 2017 Dean’s List

The following students with local connections were named to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Dean’s List for the 2017 fall semester: Brett Aichholzer from Twin Lakes. Rachel Barnes from Twin Lakes. Leah Blair from Bristol. Hunter Britton from Trevor. Summer Lynne Cliff from Trevor. Sam Davis from Twin Lakes. Josh Friedrichs from Salem. Jacob Gildemeister from […]

Rebecca Brewer on Fall 2017 Dean’s List at Belmont University

Rebecca Brewer of Silver Lake  qualified for the Fall 2017 Dean’s List at Belmont University. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C. Approximately 35 percent of Belmont’s 8,080 students qualified for the Fall 2017 Dean’s List. Belmont […]

Central HS Kayla Kerkman signs letter of intent

Westosha Central High School senior softball player Kayla Kerkman signed her National Letter of Intent with Winona State University this week. Winona State is a Division II program and competes in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. It is located in Winona, Minn. Joining Kayla at her signing were her mother, Leslie Kerkman, and her father, […]

Josey Muske performs summer undergraduate research at Carthage College

Trevor student Josey Muske performed a Summer Undergraduate Research Experience at Carthage College. The project was titled “Investigation of Cell Surface Markers on Cancer Cells Cultured Under Hypoxic Conditions”. SURE has been a hallmark of the Carthage experience since the mid-1990s. SURE started in the natural sciences, and has now grown to include all academic […]

Summer Cliff to perform at Packer opener with UW-Whitewater Warhawk Marching Band

Summer Cliff, from Trevor, is among the students from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Warhawk Marching Band who will perform at the Green Bay Packers home opener on Sunday, Sept. 10. The 170-member band was invited to perform at halftime at Lambeau Field in front of a potential crowd of more than 80,000 people. “We are […]

Dalton Heckel playing football for UW-Whitewater in 2017

Dalton Heckel, a native of Silver Lake, and graduate of Wilmot Union High School, will compete for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team during the 2017 season, which began last Saturday. Heckel, a junior at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in Marketing. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team enters the 2017 season with experience and talent on […]

Local students named to UW-Whitewater 2017 spring Dean’s List

The following students were named to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Dean’s List for the 2017 spring semester. Michale Allen, of Trevor. Faith Anderson, of Twin Lakes. Leah Blair, of Bristol. Jorie Brenner, of Silver Lake. Grace Cannon, of Trevor. Courtney Degroot, of Twin Lakes. Michaela Efflandt, of Twin Lakes. Hannah Erickson, of Bristol. Zachary Faber, […]

Local students graduate from Carthage College

These local students were among more than 550 who graduated from Carthage College in Kenosha in the past academic year: Samantha Lucas of Bristol, graduated in December 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. Dalton Sjong of Paddock Lake, graduated in May 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Management. James […]

Anneliese Ceisel awarded Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation scholarship

The Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation will award $3,000.00 scholarships to five Kenosha County students that displayed positive character, leadership skills, academic excellence, community involvement, and future aspirations. Among the 2017 scholarship recipients is: Anneliese Ceisel of Westosha Central High School, representing Chamber Member Snap-On Incorporated, who will attend university to study Cellular Biology. […]

Chris Nelson honored for academic and athletic achievement at UW-Whitewater

Chris Nelson, a native of Twin Lakes and graduate of Wilmot Union High School, is one of five members of the 2016 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team who were named to the 2017 National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society by the NFF and the College Football Hall of Fame. Tight end Brent Campbell (Rockford, IL/Winnebago), […]

Katelyn Herreid receives scholarship at UW-Whitewater

The following local students have received scholarships from the College of Education and Professional Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater: Katelyn Herreid, from Twin Lakes,  who is majoring in communication sciences and disorders and Spanish. Herreid was awarded the Communication Sciences and Disorders Department Scholarship and the Dyer Family Scholarship.   “Student scholarships honor the […]

Local students present at Undergraduate Research Day at the UW-Whitewater

The following local students were among the presenters at Undergraduate Research Day at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Michaela Efflandt from Twin Lakes, majoring in psychology. Efflandt’s projects are called “Non-reciprocal Behavioral Contrast in Multiple VI-DRL Schedules” and “Exploring behavioral contrast in multiple VI PR schedules.” Grace Barrett from Trevor, majoring in geography. Barrett’s project is […]

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