Douglas County student news for Feb. 25, 2022

Graduation, dean's lists and other honors

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  • Hailey Ebacher of Alexandria earned a Master of Science in nutritional sciences from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, in December.
  • The following students graduated from St. Cloud State University in Minnesota during fall semester 2021: Alexandria: Sabrina Benning, Bachelor of Science in social Work, magna cum laude; Joshua Jodsaas, Bachelor of Science in technology management, magna cum laude; and Lauren Johnson, Bachelor of Elective Studies in liberal studies, magna cum laude. Garfield: Kady Hamilton, Bachelor of Science in social work, cum laude. Hoffman: Julianna Olliff, Bachelor of Science in nursing, cum laude and Carter Peterson, Bachelor of Elective Studies in liberal studies, cum laude. Osakis: Emma Johnson, Bachelor of Science in SPED: academic and behavioral strategist, magna cum laude.
  • The following students graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo in fall 2021. Those graduating with honors maintained a GPA of at least 3.5. Alexandria: Brock Anderson, bachelor's in business administration, honors; Eric George Buckley, bachelor's in accounting, honors; Peter Joseph Buggert, bachelor's in psychology; Amos Dean Hedstrom, bachelor's in mechanical engineering, honors; Jay Spencer Kohls, bachelor's in construction management; Ryan Donald Maier, bachelor's in mechanical engineering; Joshua Dennis Molden, bachelor's in computer science, honors; Will Donald Odland, bachelor's in industrial engineering and management, honors. Carlos: Madison Floden, bachelor's in biochemistry and molecular biology, honors. Evansville: Michaela Hope Englund, bachelor's in respiratory care and Kali Jo Johnson, bachelor's in agricultural economics. Glenwood: Noah Carlson, master's in business analytics; Ryan Charles Christianson, bachelor's in biological sciences education, honors; Jessica Leigh Lanoue, bachelor's in biological sciences, honors. Osakis: Aubrey Lynn Koep, bachelor's in human development and family science, honors. Villard: Owen D. Rajdl, bachelor's in crop and weed sciences.

Academic honors

  • Kaisa Bosek of Alexandria was named to the dean's list at Paul Smith's College in New York.
  • Avery Hagstrom of Alexandria was named to the 2021 fall semester dean's list at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, for earning a GPA of at least 3.5.
  • Morgan Woodle of Kensington was named to the fall 2021 dean's list at the University of Jamestown in North Dakota for maintaining a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
  • Madelyn Alton of Farwell was named to the fall honor's list at Concordia University Wisconsin in Mequon, Wisconsin for earning a GPA of at least 3.6. Alton, a senior, is studying nursing.
  • Grant Rebrovich of Alexandria and Savanna Bous of Carlos were named to the fall dean's list at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, for earning a GPA of at least 3.5.
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