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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 […]

Katie Kleich, Mackenzie Meyers named to fall 2016 Edgewood College honors

The following area students have earned Semester Honors for the Fall 2016 semester at Edgewood College: Katie Kleich of Twin Lakes Mackenzie Meyers of Bristol Full-time 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 […]

Bethany Hathcock named to Bob Jones University Fall 2016 President’s List

Bethany Hathcock, a Freshman Cross-Cultural Service major from Silver Lake, was among approximately 490 Bob Jones University students named to the Fall 2016 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 is a Christian liberal arts […]

Trent Jones accepted to Luther College with scholarship

Scot Schaeffer, Luther College vice president for enrollment management, has announced that Trent Jones of Trevor has been accepted for admission for the 2017-18 academic year.  Jones has been awarded the President’s Scholarship. A  liberal arts college with an enrollment of 2,150, Luther College in Decorah, Iowa offers an academic curriculum that leads to the […]

Nicole Punko graduates from Upper Iowa University

Upper Iowa University has announce the names of its August 2016 graduates. Among the graduates were: Nicole Punko, Twin Lakes, Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice. Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to about 5,800 students-nationally and internationally-at its Fayette campus, 25 U.S. education centers, as well as […]

Andrew Buchanan awarded scholarship to Attend Southeast Missouri State University

Andrew Buchanan of Salem has received the Midwest Achievement Award and Residence Life Leadership Award to attend Southeast Missouri State University for the 2017-2018 academic year. Buchanan is the son of Greg and Alice Buchanan of Salem and will be a 2017 graduate of Wilmot Union High School. For more information, visit www.semo.edu.

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

Riley Meisinger of Twin Lakes, a junior, has been named to Wisconsin Lutheran College’s Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester. 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 liberal arts college located on the border of Milwaukee […]

Wyatt Heckel on 2017 UW-Whitewater track team

Wyatt Heckel, a native of Silver Lake and graduate of Wilmot Union High School, will compete for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s track and field team during the 2017 season. Heckel, a freshman at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in accounting. For more in the UW-Whitewater track team, click link below:

Local students named resident assistants at UW-Whitewater for 2016-17

The following local students have been named resident assistants at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for the 2016-17 academic year. Elizabeth Schmeiser, from Salem, who is studying English. Grace Barrett, from Trevor, who is studying geography. Katelyn Herreid, from Twin Lakes, who is studying communication Sciences and Disorders. RAs are student staff members who live in […]

Local students named to Fall 2016 Carthage College Dean’s List

A total of 992 students have been named to the Carthage College Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 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: Geneva Capp of Bristol. James […]

Bobby Brenner playing basketball for UW-Whitewater

Bobby Brenner, a native of Silver Lake, and graduate of Wilmot Union High School, will compete for the 2016-17 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater men’s basketball team. Brenner, a freshman at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in accounting. The Warhawks are off to a 4-0 start in non-conference play, including wins over Colorado College on Nov. 18, NAIA No. […]

Local students among 2016 UW-Whitewater spring graduates

The following students received degrees this spring from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Twin Lakes — Jordan Raymond graduated with a Bachelor of Science in psychology, Rachel Sullivan graduated with an Associate of Arts in associate of arts, Steven Augustyn graduated with a Master of Science in communication, Joseph Terrault graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration […]

Sarah March wins Carthage College Presidential Scholarship

Sarah March of Twin Lakes won a Presidential Scholarship at Carthage College. The Presidential Scholarship is open to all majors and awards 35 scholarships ranging from 75 percent tuition to full tuition, room and board. During the campus visit, prospective Presidential Scholars will have a conversation with two faculty/staff members and/or complete an essay. Carthage […]

Michael Frett on Carleton College football team for 2016

Michael Frett from Salem is a member of the Carleton College football team for the 2016 season. Carleton is coached by Bob Pagel, who is in his fifth season as head coach, and 12th on the Knights’ staff. Carleton is a member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) and NCAA Division III. Founded in […]

Bethany Hathcock named to Bob Jones University’s University Singers

Bethany Hathcock of Silver Lake has been named to Bob Jones University’s University Singers, BJU’s largest choral organization. Hathcock is a freshman majoring in Cross-Cultural Service. All students at BJU are welcome to audition and are placed in a choral group according to their classification and abilities. Singers are re-auditioned periodically to determine proper placement. […]

Monica Rasch to compete for UW-Whitewater cross country team

Monica Rasch, a native of Kenosha, and graduate of Westosha Central High School, is competing for the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater women’s cross country team during the 2016 season. Rasch, a freshman at UW-Whitewater, is majoring in physical education. The Warhawks opened the 2016 season  Sept. 17. UW-Whitewater will compete in four more meets prior to the Wisconsin […]

Brandon Schattner named to Augustana College’s 2016 spring term Dean’s List

Brandon Schattner, a junior majoring in Accounting and Business Administration from Twin Lakes, was among the students named to Augustana College’s 2016 spring term Dean’s List. Founded in 1860, Augustana College is a four-year residential college of the liberal arts and sciences. The college is recognized for the innovative program Augie Choice, which provides each […]

Dalton Karow named to spring 2016 Kettering University dean’s list

Dalton Karow of Salem made the Dean’s List for the Spring 2016 Semester at Kettering University, Flint, Michigan. Kettering University is a private cooperative education and experiential learning-based university, offering bachelor’s and master’s degrees in STEM and Business fields.

Nancy Hyman receives degree from University of Iowa

Nancy Hyman, a native of Twin Lakes, recently received a BA-Elementary Education degree from the University of Iowa. Hyman received her degree at the close of the spring 2016 semester.

Timothy Davis graduates from Harding University

Timothy Davis of Twin Lakes received a diploma at Harding University’s commencement exercises May 7. Davis received a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology.   Harding is the largest private university in Arkansas. Harding also maintains study abroad programs in Australia, Chile, England, France, Greece, Italy and Zambia. For more information visit www.harding.edu.

Local students graduate from Edgewood College

The following local students have been named to the Dean’s List at Edgewood College for the Spring 2016 semester: Garrett Bogucki of Twin Lakes. Katie Kleich of Twin Lakes. Located in Madison, Edgewood College is a liberal arts Catholic college in the Dominican tradition. It  serves approximately 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students at the  Monroe Street and […]

Justin MacNaught participates in Augustana College commencement

Augustana College, Rock Island, Ill., held its spring commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 22. Among the graduates who participated in the ceremony were Justin MacNaught from Wilmot, who was recognized with a major(s) in Economics. Founded in 1860, Augustana College is a  four-year residential college of the liberal arts and sciences. The college enrolls 2,500 students […]

Local students among spring 2016 Spring Carthage College graduates

These local students have graduated from Carthage College in Kenosha in spring 2016 term: John Feekes of Salem, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Management and Marketing (graduated Cum Laude). Zachary Fitzpatrick of Bristol, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance and Accounting . Jennifer Lila of Silver Lake, earned a Bachelor of Arts […]

Local students named to UW-Whitewater 2016 spring Dean’s List

The following students were named to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Dean’s List for the 2016 spring semester. Twin Lakes — Nathaniel Hensel, Jami Steffen, Faith Anderson, Sydney VanZeeland, Rachel Sullivan, Tyler Schatzka, Zachary Faber, Tiffany O’Dowd, Michaela Efflandt, Brittany Moore. Trevor — Jessica Velez, Jeffrey Teumer, Cody Filiatreault, Summer Cliff, Nicole Mellen, Nicholas Geyer, Kelsey Norton. Salem — Courtney Weber, Samuel Thurow, Jordyn Hameau, Taylor Ingolia-Brown,  Zachary Robinson, Jessica Stevens, Kierstin Sorensen, Tyler Lacombe, Thomas Neave, Erica Price, Levi Kelley, Tylar Edenhofer. Bristol — Benjamin Aker, Leah Blair, Seth Kopczynski, Thomas […]

Megan (Kerkman) LeQuesne to among UW-Whitewater athletics 52nd Hall of Fame Class

Megan (Kerkman) LeQuesne, Central High School graduate, will be among the the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater department of intercollegiate athletics 52nd Hall of Fame Class. The other former student-athletes are: Jeremy Burks ’01, Stuart Elzy ‘01, Melinda (Erickson) Hoffman ’02, , Kara (Krumenauer) Meissen ’01, Allison (Erickson) Tenhagen ’02, Steve Tenhagen ‘02 and Ryan Zelhofer ’04 […]

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