Higher Education

MSOE announces Dean’s List

MILWAUKEE –  Tanner Nierenhausen of Colfax has received academic honors from Milwaukee School of Engineering for the 2021 Winter Quarter: Tanner, who is working on a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering was named to Dean’s List. Undergraduate students who have earned at least 30 credits and have a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher…

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Kostman makes Fall 2020 Dean’s List at St. Kate’s

Tori Kostman, a graduate of Boyceville High School in Boyceville, Wisconsin has been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2020 semester at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, MN. The undergraduate student is a senior at St. Kate’s majoring in biology and is the child of Troy Kostman and Tessa Feeney. The St.…

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Hannah Guy graduates from UW-La Crosse

LA CROSSE – Hannah Guy of Boyceville completed degree requirements at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in December. Hannah earned a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Psychology, and graduated with Highest Honors.

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Mueller appointed to Dean’s List, graduates from Mount Mary University

MILWAUKEE – Approximately 53 students completed their degree requirements at Mount Mary University and graduated at the conclusion of the Fall 2020 semester. Among the Mount Mary University Fall 2020 graduates is Nicole J. Mueller of Elk Mound, a graduate of Elk Mound High School, who earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology pre OT.…

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Scharlau completes second season for Concordia-St. Paul

2019 Colfax graduate George Scharlau, a former Dunn-St. Croix Conference Player of the Year, has taken his basketball talents to Concordia University-St. Paul. Scharlau has played two years for the Golden Bears and has been a contributor in both seasons. As a freshman, he played in 25 games and started ten. He scored 96 points…

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Solberg named to Dean’s List at UW-Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE – Ethan Solberg of Elk Mound, a Letters & Science Undergrad, has been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee for the Fall 2020 semester. UWM is the second largest university in the State of Wisconsin, with more than 23,000 associate, undergraduate and graduate students.

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Biegel graduates from UW-SP

STEVENS POINT  The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point conferred degrees nearly 500 graduates for the fall 2020 semester. The graduate list included Bradley Biegel of Elk Mound, who earned a Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Ecology and Mgmt, and graduated with Magna Cum Laude honors.

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Local students among graduates at UW-Eau Claire

The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire awarded 670 degrees in December. Of the degrees awarded, 660 were received by students attending the Eau Claire campus and 19 were received by students attending UW-Eau Claire – Barron County. Local students who received degrees and their fields of study are: • Colfax: Ally Heidorn, Education and Human Sciences,…

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Local students selected to UM-TC Dean’s List

MINNEAPOLIS / ST. PAUL, MN – The following students have been named to the 2020 fall semester Dean’s List at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. • Katelyn Schroeder of Elk Mound, Freshman, College of Liberal Arts • Colton Ward of Elk Mound, Sophomore, Carlson School of Management • Taylor Drinkman of Glenwood City, Senior,…

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MSU Mankato announces 2020 fall semester dean’s list

MANKATO, MN – The Academic High Honor and Honor lists (Dean’s lists) for the past fall semester at Minnesota State University, Mankato have been announced by interim Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Matt Cecil. Among the students named are: Logan Knudtson of Colfax, Honor List; and Wyatt Olson of Colfax, Honor List.…

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