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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 […]

Local UW-Whitewater student athletes named to 2014-15 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Honor Roll

A total of 335 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student-athletes representing all 20 of the institution’s varsity sport programs were named to the 2014-15 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Honor Roll, which was announced Thursday, Aug. 13. The Warhawks’ 11 women’s teams had 191 honorees, while 144 student-athletes from the nine men’s teams garnered Scholastic Honor Roll accolades. […]

Ashton Hartman graduates from Lake Forest College

Ashton Hartman of Trevor, graduated cum laude from Lake Forest College with a bachelor of arts degree in Communication, with a minor in Art History. Hartman was among more than 350 students to graduate from Lake Forest College at Ravinia Festival Park on May 9, 2015. Hartman is a graduate of Lakes Community High School. Lake […]

Local students graduate from UW-Whitewater

The following local students received degrees this spring from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater: Twin Lakes — Daniel Lunetta graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science in biology. Ryan Zarnstorff graduated with a bachelor of business administration in information technology infrastructure. Trevor — Jessica Walsh graduated with a bachelor of business administration in finance. Rebecca Teklics graduated cum laude with […]

Grant MacKinnon named to Creighton University’s Spring 2015 Dean’s List

The following students from Western Kenosha County area were named to Creighton University’s Spring 2015 Dean’s List: Grant MacKinnon of Salem, 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 […]

Mikaela Coose and Kyle Zeman named to Olivet Nazarene University spring 2015 Dean’s List

Olivet Nazarene University congratulates all students named to the dean’s list during the spring 2015 semester. Area students who achieved this honor are: Mikaela Coose of Twin Lakes. Kyle Zeman of Kenosha. 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 […]

Jason Kim named to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Spring 2015 dean’s list

Jason Kim, of Trevor, has been named to the Dean’s List at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute for the Spring 2015 semester. The Dean’s List recognizes full-time students who maintain grade-point averages of a minimum of 3.0 out of a possible 4.0 and have no grades below “C.” Kim studies Elect Media, Arts, & Comm. Rensselaer Polytechnic […]

Steven Brown recognized as Oliver L. Brown Distinguished Visiting Scholar for Diversity Issues

Beginning in 1999, The Brown Foundation, in conjunction with The College of Arts and Sciences at Washburn University of Topeka, Kansas, has annually sponsored the Oliver L. Brown Distinguished Visiting Scholar for Diversity Issues. Steven M. Brown of Salem has been honored with the recognition. Said Brown, “I am humbled to be honored with this award. […]

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

The following individuals have earned the honor of being included on the Gateway Technical College Dean’s List for the Spring 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 based […]

Calen Rohrman named to University of Dayton Spring 2015 dean’s list

Calen Rohrman, of Twin Lakes, has been named to the University of Dayton dean’s list for the Spring 2015 semester in the College of Arts & Sciences. To qualify for the dean’s list, an undergraduate degree-seeking student must earn a minimum of a 3.5 GPA for the semester. The University of Dayton is a top-tier, […]

Kaitlyn Welzen graduates from Ripon College

Kaitlyn Welzen of Twin Lakes graduated Magna Cum Laude from Ripon College on May 17, 2015 with major(s) in Spanish and Environmental Studies and a minor in Sociology . Welzen is the child of Kevin and Christina Welzen of Twin Lakes.

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

Georgia Southern University recently named 2,611 students as 2015 Spring Semester Dean’s List honorees. Amy Nydahl of 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 of 12 hours for the […]

Elizabeth O’Hara graduates from Augustana College

Augustana College, Rock Island, Ill., held its spring commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 24. Executive director of Gallup Education, Brandon Busteed, delivered the commencement speech, and around 600 students participated in the ceremony. Among the graduates earning a bachelor of arts degree during the 2014-2015 academic year were Elizabeth O’Hara, from Salem, graduated with a major […]

Kirsten Triller, Karina Triller named to University of Northwestern – St. Paul spring 2015 dean’s list

The following students were named to the 2015 spring semester dean’s list at University of Northwestern – St. Paul. The dean’s list includes full-time students with a grade point average (GPA) during the semester of 3.65 (out of 4.0) or higher. Kirsten Triller daughter of Mark & Annika Triller of Trevor, with Highest Honors. Triller […]

Kelly Murphy makes East Texas Baptist University 2015 spring dean’s list

East Texas Baptist University has recognized its students for outstanding academic achievement during the 2015 Spring Semester with the release of the Dean’s List. The Dean’s List is students who have a 3.25 to 3.49 grade point average. Kelly Murphy of Twin Lakes is included on the list. East Texas Baptist University offers graduate programs […]

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