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Dean’s List Honors to Area Students

The following students were named to the fall 2014 Central College dean’s list:
Dysart: Alyson Garwood
La Porte City: Tori Zempel

Kirkwood Community College has released its Dean’s List for the Fall 2014 semester. These students have achieved a 3.3 grade point average or higher after completing 12 or more credit hours with the college:
Dysart: Nicole Krafka, Alicia Vaughn
La Porte City: Alexander Snyder

Wartburg College has recognized area students who made the 2014 Fall Term Dean’s List. Those honored include:
Dysart: Mary Wrage
Gilbertville: Brandon Welter

Union Middle School Honor Roll – 2014-2015 Second Quarter

6th Grade
Adam Ahrendsen, Marcus Albertsen, Ellie Behrens, Dallas Blackburn, Daniel Caruso-Winslow, Dolores Cicio, Kolten Crawford, Emma Deaton, Allie Driscol, Tyson Fleshner, Mackenzie Griswold, Jordan Haas, Landon Haas, Elijah Harkness, Grace Harrigan, Brooklyn Harvey, Alyssa Hatch, Tristen Heth, Jacob Hill, Brady Hilmer, Grace Johnson, Hunter Kies, Audrey Kline, Natalie Kotouc, Gavin Moore, Sterling Mullen, Kylea Neuendorf, Nicholas North, Madelon Rathe, Sarah Roberts, Rylee Sash, Cade Shepard, Ella Smith, Layton Smutz, Breanna Soard, Olivia Swackhammer, Cybil Timm, Belle Weber, Breanna Weltzin, Elliana Wilson, Sophia Winkelpleck

7th Grade
Grace Asmussen, Hailey Bathen, Madeline Bonner, Jonathan Bronner, Logan Brown, Kaylin Brustkern, Curtis Brustkern Jr., Jasmyn Bush, Emma Carlson, Noah Damro, Trevor Davis, Cheyenne Driscol, Jadelyn Elliott, Madison Frush, Samantha Glenn, Kianna Gloede, Brayden Grosse, Gracie Hall, Emma Harris, Rachel Hellman, Lane Hennings, Jasmine Hickok, Jordan Holman, Carlie Hoppe, Madison Jantzen, Leah Kaufman, Grace Keegan, Rachel Kline, Kayla Lambe, Lake LeBahn, Gavyn Maulsby, Carlie McNeal, Elizabeth Moore, Molly Niebergall, Tessa Pearson, Rhett Peters, Kerstin Peterson, Henry Powers, Teagan Prouse, Kendall Putz, Riley Rosauer, Aubrey Schmitz, Emma Sebetka, Emma Shirk, Olivia Steffens, Natalie Tecklenburg, Jack Thomsen, Lauren Wagner, Lexi Wagner, Piper Wiedenhoff, Jadyn Wiest, Lillie Wrobel

8th Grade
Lane Albertsen, Emma Alpers, Carter Asmussen, Ben Behrens, Kaylie Bowers, Allie Carty, Megan Carty, Kegan Clapp, Kody Crawford, Kendra DeHart, Madison DeWitt, Benjamin Dvorak, Scarlett Ellsworth, Caleb Frost, Hannah Gates, Joseph Gloede, Levi Gray, Kyle Gross, Tori Hadachek, Mackenna Hatch, Nolan Havran, Chloe Heitmann, Karson Hennings, Alanna Hines, Mary Jenkins, Jayden Jolley, Hunter Klima, Jacob Lowe, Hannah Michael, Emily Miehe, Gavin Miller, Sam Ollendieck, Bryce Parker, Benjamin Rempe, Kayla Robb, Tyler Rottinghaus, Valerie Ryan, Olivia Sash, Zeke Seuser, Anna Smith, Trey Smutz, Clayton Sparks, Carter Spore, Jenna Steinlage, Hunter Stwalley, Josh Ternus, Holly Wandschneider, Nolan Wandschneider, Rashwan Williams, Aidan Wilson

Area Students Earn Dean’s List Honors

The following area students have been named to the Fall 2014 Dean’s List at Mount Mercy University. Students with a semester grade point average (GPA) of 3.60 or better:
Brandon: Katie Cox, Nursing AP; Sandra Lemert, Nursing AP
Dysart: Sarah Ternus, Nursing; Rachel Vaughn, Nursing
La Porte City: Catherine Wigg, Hum Res Mgmt

Upper Iowa University announces the Dean’s List for the Fall semester 2014. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 GPA:
La Porte City: David Griswold, Tabitha Stwalley
Waterloo: Beau Gibbons, Carmen Lappe

Rachel Babinat of La Porte City was named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2014 semester at High Point University in North Carolina. Dean’s List students are those who have attained a 3.5 or higher GPA.
Rachel is the daughter of John and Nadine Babinat.

Iowa State University undergraduates have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the 2014 fall semester Dean’s List. Area students included are:
Buckingham: Dylan McLaughlin, Pre-Business; Tessa Reiter, Elementary Education
Dysart: Erin Heckroth, Economics; Kristen Lowe,
Ag & Life Sciences Exp; Drake Mossman, Software Engineering
Gilbertville: Alexxis Bennett, Kinesiology; Andrew Mangrich, Kinesiology
La Porte City: Lauren Barz, Nutritional Science; Adria Bechthold, Child, Adult, & Family Serv; Savannah Downing, Physics; Josh Frush, Industrial Tech; Natalie Hanson, Biological Systems Engineering, Chase Kruckemeyer, Advertising, Emily Samuelson, Ag & Life Sciences Ed, Katelyn Samuelson, Animal Science, Grace Sparks, Child, Adult, &Family Serv

Dean’s List Honors for Area Students

The following area students have been named to the Fall 2014 Dean’s List at Mount Mercy University. Students with a semester grade point average (GPA) of 3.60 or better:
Brandon: Katie Cox, Nursing AP, Sandra Lemert, Nursing AP
Dysart: Sarah Ternus, Nursing, Rachel Vaughn, Nursing
La Porte City: Catherine Wigg, Hum Res Mgmt

Upper Iowa University announces the Dean’s List for the Fall semester 2014. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 GPA:
La Porte City: David Griswold, Tabitha Stwalley
Waterloo: Beua Gibbons, Carmen Lappe

Rachel Babinat of La Porte City was named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2014 semester at High Point University in North Carolina. Dean’s List students are those who have attained a 3.5 or higher GPA.
Rachel is the daughter of John and Nadine Babinat.

Local Students Earn Degrees at Area Universities

At Iowa State University’s fall 2014 commencement ceremonies, 1,806 students received degrees. Area students earning Bachelor’s degrees were:
Brandon: Dustin Finley, Bachelor of Science, Management
Dysart: Erin Sears, Bachelor of Science, Agricultural Studies

Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the names of its October 2014 graduates, followed by the degree earned and honors.
La Porte City: Jesus Gonzalez, Bachelor of Science, Business Administration
Dysart: Robert Mangrich, Bachelor of Science, Management, Cum Laude

Nicole Anfinson of La Porte City graduated from Mount Mercy University in December 2014 with a Bachelor of Business Administration, Summa Cum Laude. A commencement ceremony will be held Sunday, May 17, 2015, at the US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids.