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Vince Comaroto, Maggie Hillock, Megan Turk performing in 2018 UW-Whitewater Warhawk Marching Band

The following local students are performing in the 2018 Warhawk Marching Band at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater: Vince Comaroto, of Trevor, who is studying computer science. Maggie Hillock, of Paddock Lake, who is studying music-percussion performance. Megan Turk, of Trevor, who is studying psychology education. Nicknamed “Wisconsin’s Finest,” the marching band is well known throughout […]

UW-Whitewater’s Sarah Hutchinson and Nikki Stratton named to 2017-18 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Honor Roll

A total of 346 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater student-athletes representing all 20 of the institution’s varsity sport programs were named to the 2017-18 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Honor Roll. The Warhawks’ 11 women’s teams had 197 honorees, while 149 student-athletes from the nine men’s teams garnered Scholastic Honor Roll accolades. The Honor Roll is part of […]

Carthage College football team read and play with Paris School students

Paris School had some considerable larger visitors than usual on Friday — members of the Carthage College football team. The football players came to the school to read, take questions and get in a little recess with Paris kindergarten through second graders. “We thought they would be good mentors for our students and (Carthage football) Coach […]

Dalton Heckel, D’Angelo Lux on 2018 UW-Whitewater football team

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football team looks to ride a wave of momentum over the second half of the 2017 season into its 2018 campaign, which begins Saturday, Sept. 1, at Dubuque (Iowa). The following student-athletes from Western Kenosha County are members of the 2018 UW-Whitewater football team: Dalton Heckel of Silver Lake (Wilmot Union […]

Local students among UW-Whitewater spring 2018 graduates

The following students earned degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at spring commencement on May 19, 2018: Twin Lakes  — Tyler Schatzka graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting. Courtney De Groot graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance. Matthew Mcnulty graduated with a Bachelor of Science in environmental science. Trevor — […]

Local students named to UW-Whitewater Fall 2018 Dean’s List

The following local students were named to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Dean’s List for the 2018 spring semester. Twin Lakes — Amanda Hutchings, Sam Davis, Jacob Gildemeister, Tiffany O’Dowd, Jeremy Freeman, Brett Aichholzer, Stephanie Nuccio, Gwendolyn Threadgill, Marina Anderson. Trevor — Grace Cannon, Sean Stewart,  Summer Lynne Cliff, Anica Henderson. Silver Lake — Sarah Strasser, Jorie Brenner. Salem — Gregory Kuhfuss, Ashley Anderson, Emily Smith, Jennifer […]

Lisa Zimmermann named to Cedarville University Dean’s List for 2018 spring semester

Cedarville University student Lisa Zimmermann of Trevor, achieved the Dean’s List for the 2018 spring semester. Zimmermann maintained a 3.5 GPA while taking at least 12 credit hours from Cedarville University. Cedarville University, located between Dayton and Columbus, Ohio is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist institution with an enrollment of 3,963 undergraduate, graduate, and online students […]

Bethany Hathcock named Bob Jones University legacy student

The Bob Jones University Alumni Association has recognized Bethany Hathcock, a Junior Cross-Cultural Service major from Silver Lake, as a legacy student. Each year the BJU Alumni Association is pleased to recognize second, third, and fourth generation legacy students. In order to be eligible, students must have at least one parent who graduated from BJU. […]

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 […]

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