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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 […]

Justin McNaught, Taylor Naef named to Augustana College Dean’s List

Augustana College announced 892 students were named to the Dean’s List for the 2015 spring term. Students who have earned this academic honor have maintained a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale for courses taken during the term. Local students included: Justin MacNaught of Wilmot. Taylor Naef of Bristol. Founded in […]

Kaitlyn Welzen named to Ripon College Dean’s List for spring 2015 semester

Kaitlyn Welzen, a Senior Spanish and Environmental Studies major and a Sociology minor at Ripon College from Twin Lakes, has been named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2015 semester, which recognizes academic excellence. Welzen is the child of Kevin and Christina Welzen of Twin Lakes. To qualify for the Dean’s List at Ripon […]

Local students named to UW-Whitewater spring 2015 dean’s list

The following local students were named to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater dean’s list for the 2015 spring semester: Twin Lakes — Faith Anderson, Jerad Werth, Daniel Lunetta, Austin Johnson, Tyler Schatzka, Zachary Faber, Tiffany O’Dowd, Ryan Zarnstorff, Michaela Efflandt, Joseph Terrault, Brittany Moore, Megan Stoen, Michael Lindeman, Lauren Saxon. Trevor —  Jeffrey Teumer, Rachael Teklics, Lauren Skalecki, Jennifer MC Elligott, Amanda Jouett. Silver Lake — Edwin Wincek, Lindsey Huston, Kelsey Norton. Salem – […]

Cody Lane named to Dean’s List at UW Madison for spring 2015

Cody Lane of Brighton was named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2015 semester at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Lane earned a 4.0 GPA this semester. He is a student in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

Bradley Gorsline graduates from Princeton University

Bradley Gorsline graduated on June 2, 2015, magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Princeton University, Princeton New Jersey. He also earned a certificate in Materials Science and Engineering. He was elected to membership in Society of Sigma Xi. He was awarded the Malcom H. Chisholm Inorganic Chemistry Prize. In September he […]

Local students named to Carthage College Spring 2015 dean’s list

These local students were named to the Carthage College dean’s list for academic excellence during the spring 2015 semester: Courtney Baker of Trevor. Perla Jaimes of Salem. Jennifer Lila of Silver Lake. Angela Mitek of Bristol. Lorena Retana of Salem. Lorena Retana of Salem. Odessa Torrez-Hempel of Trevor. Dean’s list honors are accorded to Carthage […]

Tyler Gorsuch named to Lewis University Dean’s List for spring 2015

Tyler Gorsuch of Bristol was among over 1,300 students honored on the Lewis University Dean’s List for spring semester 2015. Gorsuch was studying Aviation Maintenance Management at Lewis University. To be eligible for this honor, students must have completed a minimum of 12 semester hours of credit with a grade point average of 3.5 out […]

Garrett Bogucki earns semester honoros at Edgewood College

The following area students have earned Semester Honors for the Spring 2015 semester at Edgewood College. Fulltime students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average for the semester are eligible for this honor. Garrett Bogucki of Twin Lakes. Located in Madison, Edgewood College is a liberal arts Catholic college in the Dominican tradition. It serves approximately […]

Connor Grayson is assistant director for “Suds” at UW-Whitewater

Suds, the Musical, a rocking ’60s musical soap opera set in a local laundromat, comes to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater as part of the Summeround series. Connor Grayson, a senior theatre education major from Silver Lake, serves as assistant director. The play follows Cindy, a worker in a laundromat who starts her birthday bubbly — […]

Brian Hopkin, Riley Meisinger named to Wisconsin Lutheran College’s Dean’s List

Area residents have been named to Wisconsin Lutheran College’s Dean’s List for the spring semester. To be eligible for Dean’s List, a student must carry a semester GPA of 3.6 or higher. Local students include: Brian Hopkins, of Silver Lake, a senior. Riley Meisinger, of Twin Lakes, a freshman. Wisconsin Lutheran College is an independent, […]

Timothy Davis makes Harding University Dean’s List

Twin Lakes resident Timothy Davis, a senior psychology major at Harding University, is among more than 1,200 University students included on the dean’s list for grades achieved during the spring 2015 semester. The dean’s list is published each semester by Dr. Larry Long, University provost, honoring those who have achieved high scholarship. To be eligible, […]

Katie Kleich named to Edgewood College Spring 2015 Dean’s List

Katie Kleich of Twin Lakes has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2015 Semester at Edgewood College. Full-time students who maintain a 3.75 grade point average at the College are eligible for this honor. Located in Madison, Edgewood College is a liberal arts Catholic college in the Dominican tradition. For more information about […]

Brian Hopkins receives scholarship at Wisconsin Lutheran College Honors Convocation

Brian Hopkins, of Silver Lake, received the Gary and Sandra Greenfield Christian Leadership Scholarship at the Wisconsin Lutheran College Honors Convocation on Friday, May 1, 2015. The Gary and Sandra Greenfield Christian Leadership Scholarship is presented to a student who has displayed exemplary Christian leadership, as demonstrated to us by the college’s first full-time president […]

Bethany Rombalski and Kelly West exhibit art at Carthage College Celebration of Scholars

Local students who attend Carthage College were among the presenters at the fifth annual Celebration of Scholars event on April 24. The poster exhibition featured original research, scholarship, and creative work completed by Carthage students. These local students exhibited their work: Bethany Rombalski of Salem, presented “Synthesis of 1-phenyl-3-(trimethylstannyl)- 1-propanone” . Kelly West of Trevor, […]

William Sullivan initiated into Phi Kappa Phi

William Sullivan of Salem, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Sullivan is pursuing a degree in accounting at University of Wisconsin–Whitewater. Sullivan is among approximately 32,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into Phi […]

Kelsey Woodke graduates from Upper Iowa University

Upper Iowa University has announced the names of its December 2014 graduates, followed by the degree earned and respective honors. Students with local ties include: Kelsey Woodke of Salem, with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than […]

Dakota Grimm recognized with two awards at University of Minnesota Crookston

Dakota Grimm was recognized during Student Awards Celebration at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The annual Student Awards Program, a celebration of student service, leadership, and academic and athletic achievement, was held recently at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Grimm a Junior from Bristol, majoring in Animal Science was recognized with Outstanding Ambassador Award, President’s […]

Kaitlyn Welzen recognized at Ripon College Awards Convocation for Spring 2015

Kaitlyn Welzen, a Senior Spanish and Environmental Studies major and a minor in Sociology, was recognized during the spring 2015 Awards Convocation at Ripon College. Welzen received Ripon’s Alumni Association Senior Award and the Deans’ Award . Welzen is the child of Kevin and Christina Welzen of Twin Lakes. Ripon College was founded in 1851. For […]

Katie Skora part of UW-Whitewater Women’s Club Volleyball national championship

Katie Skora, a Central High School alumni from 2014, is the only freshman amongst juniors and seniors on the UW-Whitewater Women’s Club Volleyball team. On April 11, the women’s club volleyball team won the National Collegiate Club Volleyball championship, held in Kansas City, Missouri. In order to win the championship, that morning UW-Whitewater defeated UW-Oshkosh (25-15, […]

Jacob Weidner performs with Augustana Chamber Singers

The Augustana (College) Chamber Singers performed their spring concert on Sunday, April 19 in Wallenberg Hall. Seventeen student musicians, including Jacob Weidner of Bristol, shared their talent with the Augustana community. Selections included “Dobbin’s Flowery Vale” arranged by Rachel Lindley and “World of Sports” by Anders Edenroth, among others. This performance was in conjunction with […]

Taylor Naef named to Augustana College Dean’s List for 2014-15 winter term

Augustana College announced 856 students were named to the Dean’s List for the 2014-2015 winter term. Students who have earned this academic honor have maintained a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale for courses taken during the term. Taylor Naef from Bristol, was among the students named to the winter term […]

Taylor MacKinnon named to Creighton University Dean’s List

Taylor MacKinnon of Salem, a fourth-year student in Creighton University’s School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, was named to the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions Dean’s List for fall 2014. Full-time students who earn a 3.5 grade-point average or better on a 4.0 scale are eligible for the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions […]

Zachary Fitzpatrick participates in Africa study tour

Carthage College students on the “Economics and Business in Southern Africa” study tour — including Zachary Fitzpatrick of Bristol  — explored a stunning variety of spectacular natural environments, exotic wildlife, historic townships, uniquely sophisticated cities, world-renowned cuisine, and very lively and diverse cultures. On the tour, students visited South Africa, Botswana, and Kingdom of Lesotho […]

Angela Mitek participates in study tour with Carthage College

Angela Mitek of Bristol, participated in a J-Term study tour to Honduras with Carthage College. The “Biodiversity, Brains, and Behavior” study tour was an opportunity for adventurous students to study the ecology of a Caribbean coral reef ecosystem while learning about the evolution of nervous systems and behavior. After becoming SCUBA certified, students learned about […]

Local students graduate from UW-Whitewater

The following local students received degrees this winter from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater: Twin Lakes – Jennifer Mosansky graduated with a bachelor of science in education in elementary education. Twin Lakes – Nikki Meyers graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor of science in education in early childhood education. Trevor – Kathleen Plummer graduated with […]

Elizabeth Marvitz in UW-Whitewater production of “The Tender Land”

Elizabeth Marvitz of Trevor, a freshman music major, was featured in the ensemble of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater production of “The Tender Land,” a coming-of-age opera based in the 1930s on a Midwestern farm. “The Tender Land” follows Laurie as she is about to graduate from high school and unexpectedly falls in love. This classic opera […]

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