Education Accolades

Published 8:36 am Friday, July 10, 2015


—Laquavious Odoms of Austin graduated from Georgia Southern University on May 9, 2015, with a degree in political science.

—Annamarie Hernandez of Austin has graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis. Hernandez earned a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations.

—Katie Flatten of Adams graduated from Normandale Community College May 18 at Grace Church in Eden Prairie with an Associate In Science, Nursing.

The following students completed degree requirements at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse May 10 at the La Crosse Center.

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—Jacob Thompson, Bachelor of Science, Accountancy Major, Highest Honors

—Haley Underwood, Bachelor of Science, Finance Major


—Dylan Hatch, Bachelor of Science, Sociology Major

Dean’s List

—Brett Kraemer of Austin, majoring in civil engineering, made the dean’s list for the spring 2015 semester at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

—Rachel Wahlert of Austin, class of 2018, recently made the dean’s list for the spring 2015 semester at Tufts University.

—Chelsea Holst, daughter of Leon and Shirley Holst of Dexter, Minnesota, was named to the dean’s list for the 2014 fall semester at the College of Saint Benedict. Holst is a senior nursing major at CSB.

Area students received the Chancellor’s Award for the spring 2015 semester at UW-Stout, Wisconsin’s Polytechnic University.

—Cody Erie of Adams, BS engineering technology

—Sarah Studley of Austin, BS dietetics

—Brennen Mensink of LeRoy, BS applied science

The academic dean’s lists for the past spring semester at Minnesota State University, Mankato have been announced.


—Lindsey Bottema, High Honor List

—Mitchell Heimer, Honor List


—Hannah Bergstrom, High Honor List

—Sarah Delhanty, High Honor List

—Miranda Finke, Honor List

—Ashley Flaherty, High Honor List

—Samantha Halverson, Honor List

—Beth Hamilton, Honor List

—Faith Kanne, Honor List

—Bradley Kosel, Honor List

—Autumn Laury, Honor List

—Mahlech Ojulu, Honor List

—Krista Peters, Honor List

—Matti Pogones, Honor List

—Alyssa Schroeder, High Honor List

—Alexander Sheldon, High Honor List

—Esperanza Torres Garcia, Honor List

—Meghan Yerhot, Honor List

—Jennifer Yocom, Honor List


—Tereasa Hatten, Honor List

—Paul Hunter, Honor List

—Katelyn Pike, Honor List


—Haley Kirkpatrick, Honor List

—Samuel Klaehn, Honor List

—Sydney Tapp, High Honor List


—Kristina Hanson, Honor List


—Angela Wheeler, Honor List

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—Amanda Gobin, Honor List