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Tyler Farrell is UW-Parkside Class of 2016 Chancellor’s Award recipient

Tyler Farrell of Bristol is the Class of 2016 Chancellor’s Award recipient for the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. Spring 2016 Commencement took place Saturday. Farrell is an economics and geography major. “The skills I obtained here have prepared me for the many opportunities I will encounter in the future,” he said. “The doors that have been opened for me by UW-Parkside are […]

Grant MacKinnon makes Fall 2015 Dean’s List at Creighton University

Grant MacKinnon of Salem, was named to the fall 2015 Dean’s List at Creighton University. MacKinnon is a Junior in the College of Arts and Sciences. Full-time students who earn a 3.5 grade-point average or better on a 4.0 scale are eligible for the Dean’s List. Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., enrolls 4,100 undergraduates and […]

Local students earn degrees from UW-Whitewater winter 2015

The following local students earned degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at winter commencement on Dec. 19, 2015. Twin Lakes — Jerad Werth graduated with an A.A. in associate of arts, Stephanie Solger graduated with a BBA in marketing, Courtney Knowles graduated with a B.S. in English. Trevor — Lauren Skalecki graduated magna cum laude with a BSE […]

Megan Sippy named to UW-Madison Dean’s List

Megan Sippy of Paddock Lake was named to the University of Wisconsin-Madison Dean’s List for the Fall 2015 semester. Sippy is a freshman in the College of Letters & Science.

Gateway Technical College Fall 2015 Dean’s List

The following local individuals have earned the honor of being included on the Gateway Technical College Dean’s List for the Fall 2015 semester. This award is reserved for those students who completed at least 6 hours of postsecondary course work – not including development/remedial credits – and achieved a grade point average of 3.75 or higher. Dean’s list calculations […]

Jason Kim named to Fall 2015 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Dean’s Honor List

Jason Kim, of Trevor, has been named to the Dean’s Honor List at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute for the Fall 2015 semester. The Dean’s Honor List recognizes full-time students who maintain grade-point averages of a minimum of 3.50 out of a possible 4.0 and have no grades below “C.” Kim studies Elect Media, Arts, & Comm. […]

Lauren Feltner named to UW-Madison Dean’s List

Lauren Feltner, of Trevor, was named to the Dean’s List for the Fall of 2015 semester at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Feltner is a student in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

Cody Lane graduates from UW-Madison

Cody Lane graduated on Dec. 20, 2015 from University of Wisconsin-Madison, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Wildlife Ecology and Certificate in Environmental Sciences. He graduated with Distinguished Honors and Honors in Research. Cody graduated in 3 1/2 years and earned a 4.0 cum gpa. He also was named to the Dean’s List. Cody […]

Zachary Fitzpatrick tour Hong Kong as part of Carthage College J-Term

Zachary Fitzpatrick of Bristol is among Carthage College students who participated in a J-Term study tour to Hong Kong. J-Term is a special month-long period of study in which Carthage students explore subjects outside their majors or minors, discover new interests, and test their creativity through classes held both on campus and around the world. It’s […]

Cassie M Quinn (DeBolt) completes law degree

Cassie M Quinn (DeBolt) has completed her Juris Doctorate (law degree) from the University of Dayton Law School, Dayton, Ohio. Cassie is a 2010 graduate of Westosha Central High School.

Amy Nydahl named to Georgia Southern University Fall 2015 Dean’s List

Georgia Southern University recently recognized more than 2,800 students on the Fall 2015 Dean’s List. Amy Nydahl, a Logis/Intermodal Transpo major from Bristol, has been named to the list for excellence in academics. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must have at least a 3.5 grade point average and carry a minimum […]

Abigayle Barman selected as National Youth Correspondent to 2016 Washington Journalism and Media Conference

Abigayle Barman, of Trevor, has been selected as a National Youth Correspondent to the 2016 Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University. Barman joins a select group of students from all over the country for an intensive study of journalism and media. Barman was chosen based on academic accomplishments and a demonstrated interest and […]

Natalie Tym graduates from University of Minnesota Crookston

The Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of Fall Semester 2015 graduates. Students completed their degree requirements during fall 2015. Natalie Tym, Bristol, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science and Equine Science . The University of Minnesota Crookston enrolls approximately 1,800 full-time students and […]

Elizazbeth Marvitz helps stage “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at UW-Whitewater

“Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater will include a local student. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” is a musical thriller that tells the tale of an exiled barber who returns home to London to seek revenge on the man that destroyed his life. With a little […]

Local students earn semester honors at Edgewood College

The following area students have earned Semester Honors for the Fall 2015 semester at Edgewood College: Emily Swanson of Woodworth. Garrett Bogucki of Twin Lakes. Katie Kleich of Twin Lakes. 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 […]

Lauren Rosch makes Western Technical College President’s List of High Distinction for fall 2015

Lauren Rosch, Respiratory Therapist program student from Camp Lake, was named to Western Technical College President’s List of High Distinction for fall semester 2015. To be included on the President’s List, students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and carry 12 or more credits in an associate’s degree or technical diploma program. […]

Brandon Schattner named to Augustana College’s 2015 fall term Dean’s List

Brandon Schattner, a sophomore majoring in Accounting and Business Administration from Twin Lakes, was among the students named to Augustana College’s 2015 fall term Dean’s List. Founded in 1860, Augustana College is a four-year residential college of the liberal arts and sciences. The college enrolls 2,500 students and is located along one of the world’s […]

Local students named to Carthage College Dean’s List for Fall 2015 semester

A total of 972 students have been named to the Carthage College Dean’s List for the Fall 2015 semester. Dean’s List honors are accorded to Carthage students who achieve a 3.5 grade-point average while carrying at least 14 credit hours during a semester. The following local students achieved the honor: James Gorsline of Bristol. Hannah […]

Riley Meisinger named to Fall 2016 Wisconsin Lutheran College’s Dean’s List

Riley Meisinger, a sophomore, of  Twin Lakes, has been named to Wisconsin Lutheran College’s Dean’s List for the fall semester 2015. To be eligible for Dean’s List, a student must carry a semester GPA of 3.6 or higher. Wisconsin Lutheran College is an independent, residential, Christian college located in Milwaukee and Wauwatosa. The college offers […]

UW-Whitewater students Megan Stoen and Rachael Teklics to teach abroad this spring

The following University of Wisconsin-Whiteawater students have won scholarships to teach abroad in the spring 2016 semester. Megan Stoen, of Twin Lakes, a senior Spanish major, will teach in Ecuador. Rachael Teklics, of Trevor, a senior special education major, will teach in Jamaica. “Education majors at UW-Whitewater have the opportunity to complete part of their […]

Katelyn Herreid, Grace Barrett UW-Whitewater resident assistants for 2015-16

The following students have been trained and certified to be University of Wisconsin-Whitewater resident assistants for the 2015-16 academic year: Katelyn Herreid, of Twin Lakes, a senior communication sciences and disorders and Spanish major. Grace Barrett, of Trevor, a junior geography major. RAs are student staff members who serve as positive resources for other students on […]

Connor Grayson performs in UW-Whitewater production of “Radium Girls”

“Radium Girls,” a production that tells the true story of the young women who worked at the United States Radium Factory at the height of World War I, came to the stage at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Connor Grayson, a senior theater major from Silver Lake, performed as Reporter. This production followed the factory girls […]

Abbie Reeves returns for senior season on UW-Whitewater women’s basketball team

Abbie Reeves, a native of Salem, and graduate of Westosha Central High School, will compete for the 2015-16 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s basketball team. Reeves, a senior at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in finance. Led by a deep, talented group of veteran student-athletes, the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s basketball team looks to compete for a Wisconsin […]

Nelson and Lux part of UW-Whitewater football championship quest

The No. 6 ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team begins its quest for a third consecutive national championship this Saturday, Nov. 21, at 12 p.m. at Perkins Stadium against St. Norbert with two players with Western Kenosha County roots. Local players are: Chris Nelson of Twin Lakes, majoring in General Management. D’Angelo Lux of Salem, […]

Elizabeth Marvitz selected for UW-Whitewater 2015-16 Vocal Jazz Ensemble

Elizabeth Marvitz, a sophomore music major from Trevor,  has been selected as a member of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 2015-16 Vocal Jazz Ensemble. The group performs various forms of music including jazz, swing, samba, ballads, bossa nova and contemporary pop, and develops an ability to improvise by singing scat music. “Most of the singers did […]

Nate Hensel to compete on UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team

Nate Hensel, a native of Wilmot, and graduate of Wilmot Union High School, will compete for the 2015-16 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s basketball team. Hensel, a sophomore at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in general management. Last season, Hensel received playing time in 16 games, shooting 69.2 percent from the floor in his reserve role.

Andrew Thoss named UW-Whitewater Launch Pad Scholar

Andrew Thoss, a senior elementary education major from Bristol, has been named a University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 2015-16 Launch Pad Scholar. Launch Pad is a startup accelerator program that educates, inspires and assists students in becoming entrepreneurs and creating businesses. Launch Pad Scholars learn numerous skills through this program such as marketing, the value of adaptability, […]

Adam Scheele earns masters from Kent State University

Kent State University awarded nearly 1,700 degrees, with more than 350 accompanying institutional honors, and including 833 bachelor’s degrees, 414 master’s degrees, 65 doctoral degrees, 344 associate degrees and 16 educational specialist degrees during during the 2015 Summer Commencement ceremony. Among the graduates: Adam Scheele, of Salem, graduates from Kent State University with a Master […]

Dakota Grimm part of ‘Meet Crookston through Service’ at University of Minnesota Crookston

As part of New Student Orientation at the University of Minnesota Crookston, students are introduced to Crookston through a program called “Meet Crookston through Service” before classes even start. On Saturday, Aug. 22, students were at work at 14 different locations around the community under the direction of their student orientation leader and Lisa Loegering, […]

Local students named to Gateway Technical College Dean’s List for Summer 2015

The following individuals have earned the honor of being included on the Gateway Technical College Dean’s List for the Summer 2015 semester. This award is reserved for those students who completed at least 6 hours of postsecondary course work – not including development/remedial credits – and achieved a grade point average of 3.75 or higher. Dean’s list calculations are […]

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